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Serving Those Who Have Served Us on This Veteran’s Day

On this Veteran’s Day, let’s take a moment to remember.  Let us lead our children to remember, respect, and honor those who have served — and sacrificed — for our freedoms.   Here are a few simple and heartfelt ways that we can “serve” those who have served us — on this special remembrance day and the days to come. Thank a military service person.  Just smile and say thanks.  Your words will go a long way.  Just yesterday, a veteran reminded me how important it is to show our thanks to those who serve.  As you pass someone in uniform, take just a minute.  Smile.  Tell them, simply, “Thank you for serving.”  Your words will speak heartfelt volumes. Spend a few moments in meditation or prayer.  Remember those who have served, those who are serving, and the many sacrifices made by them and their families. Display a flag.  For those you know.  For those you don’t.  For all those in their honor.  For all that they have done. Take part in an Operation Welcome Home …