A little patriotism is a good thing. And gratitude for sacrifices made and duty done is pleasing to God. Thanks to my father-in-law, my grandpa, my uncles, to all the veterans in my family and to all the veterans in yours.
Kevin DeYoung is senior pastor of University Reformed Church (RCA) in East Lansing, Michigan, near Michigan State University. He and his wife Trisha have six young children. You can follow him on Twitter.