A Sense of Fairness

A Sense of Fairness

A Sense of Fairness By John M. Schluep Micheal Meade, the founder of Mosaic, stated in an interview, “Soldiers are trained to follow orders; warriors act in the best interest of the people.”  That statement resonates with the Warriors’ Journey Home mission and...
“How do you think the country is doing?”

“How do you think the country is doing?”

“How do you think the country is doing?” By John M. Schluep Recently a question in a local newspaper asked; “How do you think the country is doing?” One respondent stated: “The stock market is doing better than I expected. I am disappointed that our veterans...
Rethinking Veterans Day

Rethinking Veterans Day

Rethinking Veterans Day: A better way to articulate love of neighbors with military service By Connie Larkman Three ministers with military ties, noting the upcoming Nov. 11 holiday, are encouraging congregations to ‘Rethink Veterans Day,’ and find ways as...
Signs of the Spirit

Signs of the Spirit

By Andy Mull As I have grown in age and in faith I seem to see spiritual signs in my life more frequently than I used to. Considering some of the experiences that I have survived, I attribute this to heightened spiritual perceptiveness rather than a heightened level...
Veterans from Both Sides

Veterans from Both Sides

Listen to the poems being read, poems being read by Vietnamese women speaking of lost fathers, husbands, and children. Listen to the poems being read, poems being read by Vietnamese men, soldiers who lost loved comrades, soldiers who traveled the Ho Chi Minh trail,...
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By Tom Saal The doctor at the military hospital in Japan was obviously (please check): [  ]  1) Tired [  ]  2) too busy and overworked [  ]  3) impatient [  ]  4) uncaring [X]  all of the above The soldier was (please check): [  ]  1) seriously wounded from a land...
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By Tom Saal “Go ahead, shoot him!” And they did. Bang! Bang! Bang! Three shots rang out, And two hundred yards across the paddy dikes the once alive man, slumped, dropped to his knees and feel dead. “Go get the body,” and three of my men did....