Carlyle Fielding Stewart III

Writings on Democracy, Social Justice, and Religion

Tag: Soldiers

  • Honoring Our Veterans: Wall of Honor Dedication Service.

    Honoring Our Veterans: Wall of Honor Dedication Service.

    “Honoring our Veterans” Wall of Honor Dedication Service Delivered on Veterans Day November 11, 2012 Joshua 6:1-27 Carlyle Fielding Stewart, III   It was a very hot summer five years ago when my wife, son and I travelled from Washington D.C to spend the day at the Battlefield at Gettysburg Pennsylvania. As one who has…

  • The Lonely Soldier

    The Lonely Soldier

    The lonely soldier keeps attentive watch over the land before her. She gazes out and over her post while sacred memories transport her back  to the cherished company of close friends and to a time when sweet laughter pervaded family gatherings at Thanksgiving, Christmas, birthdays and other informal celebrations. Her mind goes back to her sweet sixteen , her high school prom  just a few years ago, the dance in the school…

  • “Oh, Say Can you See?”

    “Oh, Say Can you See?”

    Remembering our Soldiers this Memorial Day Weekend Sunday May 28, 2006 As we pause this memorial weekend, to remember the men and women who have served and are currently doing tours of duty in the armed serves, law enforcement and other agencies in our land, let us not forget those who have given their lives…