I remember when I was 10 years old and entered an essay contest. The topic was "What Memorial Day means to me"
I ended up winning and remember reading it...not a dry eye in the house.
I was blessed to have parents who taught me what it was to sacrifice not only for our family ...but for others.
Freedom is never free. My heart and prayers go out to those who have lost a loved one who served to provide what many of us take for granted. I wish I could thank them in person and one day I shall be able. Meanwhile I say THANK YOU, to you.
May Our Lord and His Blessed Mother comfort those who have lost loved ones
Thank you to the Diocese of Providence, RI for this beautiful Memorial Day prayer!
Bless the families of our fallen troops, and fill their homes and their lives with Your strength and peace.
In union with people of goodwill of every nation, embolden us to answer the call to work for peace and justice, and thus, seek an end to violence and conflict around the globe.
We ask this through Christ our Lord. Amen.
May you have a Blessed Memorial Day!
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Love and Blessings, Wendy C.
"Healing Mind, Body & Soul"
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