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Veteran’s Day — Humayun Saqib Muazzam Khan

Under the Star and Crescent Today we honor Humayun Khan, American, Veteran, receiver of the Bronze Star and the Purple Heart, hero, lying under the Star and Crescent. “Indeed we belong to Allah, and indeed to Him we will return.” … Continue reading

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Prayer for a young woman who will leave our church to begin her military service

(A friend asked me to write this prayer for a young woman in her church. I do not know her name, but as you read it please pray for her as well as for young people of every country offering … Continue reading

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Veterans Day, 2015

“One Day Only … Veteran’s Day Doorbusters”  I see it online, flyers in the newspaper, ads on the television. And I think – maybe it isn’t enough— one day only to remember all that training for doorbusting, the risks and … Continue reading

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Two for Veterans Day — US Holiday

An Affirmation for Veteran’s Day I believe that — “thank you for your service,” should be said to every firefighter, police officer, EMT, forest wildfire suppressor, social worker, embedded journalist, and public school teacher. I believe that — “thank you … Continue reading

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Improv on Micah 6:6-8 for Veterans’ Day

With what shall we come to Veterans’ Day? and how shall we honor those who serve to protect our nation? Shall we come with sales events – new cars, mattresses, and pre-Black-Friday discounts? Shall we respond with cemetery flags, parades … Continue reading

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Prayer from Elijah for storm victims, for veterans

God of Elijah, you are not heard in hurricanes — Sandy or Bolaven or Isaac or Katrina. You are not heard in earthquakes in Japan or Christchurch or Haiti. You are not heard in tsunamis, tornadoes, nor’easters. You are not … Continue reading

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