The Common Defense   The Preamble to the U.S. Constitution lists six reasons a strong central government is needed.  The fourth of these reasons is to provide for the common defense.  Soldiers, sailors, and Marines have been providing for the common defense since twelve years before the Preamble was written. 

Perhaps you’ve noticed that lots of what Brian writes about offers some kind of historical slant. His sermons often included bits of history too. As a history buff and military man, he shared stories that provided a glimpse of Brian’s unique perspective on life. Sharing his appreciation for the past