I am stepping away momentarily from the focus of this weblog to pay tribute to a young man that laid down his life for our nation. No agendas, just simply honoring a fine young man.
From the AP:
“Sgt. Keith Matthew Maupin's parents vowed to never let the U.S. Army forget about finding their son.
“Their efforts included trips to the Pentagon and even meeting with President Bush, but they ended in disappointment Sunday: An Army general told them the remains of Maupin, a soldier who had been listed as missing-captured in
“‘My heart sinks, but I know they can't hurt him anymore,’ Keith Maupin said after receiving word about the remains of his son, who went by Matt.
“The Army didn't say how or where in
Comment: My prayers this day will be for Matt Maupin’s family as they grieve their fallen son and loved one.
If you could, fly your flag at half staff for our gallant soldier from
No one has greater love than this, to lay down one's life for one's friends. (John 15:13).