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written by Sue, Friday, April 1, 2011...
Do you know how proud we are of Will?
Just got this updated photo of Will, as you can see he got there safely. and is busy learning how to do what is expected of him!! Please continue to pray for all of our military men and women everywhere.
Being raised in a military family causes me to be even more proud, and I know if Will's great grandfather were alive that he would be even more proud than us..... My father was a soldier through and through, and he taught us to love and respect our country and our military, and to know the principals to which this country was founded. Freedom of worship,...God first, loyalty to the  Constitution to whom he was sworn to support, defend.
Thanks for indulging me!!

Hugs,
Sue
I Thessalonians 1:2~We give thanks to God always for you all, making mention of you in our prayers.

22 comments:

Vee April 1, 2011 at 10:14 PM  

You have an amazing legacy in your family and you are justifiably proud. I certainly am praying for Will and all of our military and consider it a great privilege to do so. They are the ones who are laying it on the line for their country and countrymen. God bless each and every one and bring them home safely.

Farm Girl April 1, 2011 at 10:26 PM  

I will continue to pray. I do bet your Dad would be so proud.
That is a very nice picture thank you for sharing.

Jenni April 1, 2011 at 10:28 PM  

I am so thankful for the service and sacrifice of brave young men like Will.... and the sacrifice of families like yours...

I know you are proud of Will, and, though I have never met him, I am proud of him too! I am keeping him (and you all) held up in prayers, too.

Thanks for sharing that photo with all of us, so we can see a face to go along with all of the prayers.

Have a wonderful weekend, dear bloggy -friend.....
Jenni

GardenofDaisies April 1, 2011 at 10:45 PM  

You have every right to be proud of Will and the choice he has made to serve his country. I will keep him in my prayers.

The Quintessential Magpie April 1, 2011 at 11:35 PM  

This makes me appreciate our military even more if that's possible. I just spent time earlier today sharing with Becky and Tami about how much I adore our soldiers. I do, and knowing your grandson is in the service compounds that appreciation. You have every right to be proud and to shout it from the rooftops. No wonder I like you so much, Sue.

Beam away, my friend!

And I'm going to go check out more info on this. I must have missed where he was going to be deployed to... must be in a former post.

XO,

Sheila :-)

Julie Harward April 1, 2011 at 11:36 PM  

I am proud of him! And I am so thankful for those who are brave enough to stand up and defend our country..God bless him. :D

The Quintessential Magpie April 1, 2011 at 11:42 PM  

Precious, in addition to the post, above, I left you a note down below in the post on Will.

XOXOXO,

Sheila :-)

The Wife of a Dairyman April 1, 2011 at 11:49 PM  

Thank you for sharing your photo...I think that is so special. My prayers continue to go to Will and all the men and women of the military. I'm so thankful for what they do to keep us all safe:)

Elena April 2, 2011 at 12:12 AM  

That is an awesome picture. So glad all is going well for him!

Debbie April 2, 2011 at 8:49 AM  

What a GREAT picture! You have every right to be proud! I have him listed on my prayer card that I keep in my Bible so I won't forget....Have a wonderful week-end Sue! HUGS

Janette@Janette's Sage April 2, 2011 at 10:49 AM  

This just thrilled me...I have had him on my heart and in my prayers and will continue to do so. What a precious gift your family has given to our country.
Great, great picture.

Happy@Home April 2, 2011 at 11:52 AM  

So glad to know that Will arrived safe and sound. You certainly have good reason to be proud of him.
I keep him in my prayers.

Vintagesouthernlife April 2, 2011 at 6:30 PM  

I know it made your heart happy to get this photo. I will continue to pray for him and all of our service men.Seeing the unrest in our world on the news is just a reminder of how much we owe our military.

A Hint of Home April 2, 2011 at 9:04 PM  

Hi Sue,
What would we do without e-mail to keep in touch with our loved ones far away?
Will looks good and tell me I'm proud of him, too!
I'm thankful for all those that are keeping us safe and sacrificing for us.

Rebecca April 3, 2011 at 6:56 AM  

I "feel" your pride, Sue! What a great picture.

Deanna April 3, 2011 at 6:16 PM  

Hi dear,
the photo is amazing. I can imagine how proud you must be. We are from a military family as well and I give thanks to all who serve and have served in the past.

Thank you for sharing!

Deanna :D

Heidi Pocketbook April 3, 2011 at 8:42 PM  

I can't imagine how proud your grand-mama heart is right now. God Bless him, and the tradition he is carrying on.

Hope you had a blessed Sunday, Sue!

Jennifer April 3, 2011 at 9:17 PM  

Great picture...just love your mama's pride:) that comes through in your post! My son is an airman - and I so know your feeling!!

Have a great week!

BECKY April 4, 2011 at 11:27 AM  

Awesome photo, Sue! Thank you for sharing it!! I am so proud of him and all of our soldiers!! May God be a shield to them all!
Love you! Have a joyful week!
Becky

Kathleen From Eggs In My Pocket April 4, 2011 at 12:12 PM  

My prayers remain with you and so glad that all is well. Blessings,Kathleen

LDH April 4, 2011 at 7:00 PM  

So thankful for the brave men and woman like your Will and the service they provide to our country! Praying God will use Will in the lives of those he comes in contact with and for his safety!

Debbie April 5, 2011 at 7:23 AM  

I will not forsake your Will. I'm so very proud of our soldiers and I feel exactly as your dad did about God and country and the Constitution.

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