On Memorial Day, three stories of loss, redemption, and healing
Three people who lost loved ones to war honor those who serve and tangibly help others.
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But many who’ve lost someone also have found something redemptive in the loss – not only honoring those who serve but tangibly helping others as well.
It can be as simple as care packages to those serving in dangerous and uncomfortable circumstances. Or maybe it follows the dream of a fallen soldier. And as time passes, for some at least, it helps ease the loss, becoming part of their own healing.