God of love and mercy, receive our thanks this day for the men and women who have given their lives in service to our country. Help us to honor them in our work for peace through justice, that people across the globe may live abundant lives freed from the threat of war and violence. In the name of Christ, we pray. Amen.
Monday, May 30, 2011
MEMORIAL DAY 2011
I had the chance to visit Arlington National Cemetery on the Thursday before Memorial Day. Here are some photos from that visit along with an annual prayer for the day: