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By NATALIE GORSUCH
Williamsburg Correspondent 

Grace Pointe Honors Veterans

 

December 2, 2021

Natalie Gorsuch

Bishop Rob Bailey speaks to the congregation during the veteran's service held at the Grace Pointe Community Church of God. Bailey's theme of his keynote speech was "What Being a Good Soldier Means" noting to be a fighter, be focused and be obedient.

For many veterans, Veterans Day is just another day, but those at the Grace Pointe Community Church of God wanted to change that.

Four years ago along with Pastor Jim Spivey, the church put on their first Veterans Day service, and since then, the service has only gotten better.

This year's service opened with a slideshow of all church members and some community members who have served or are currently serving in the military. Sgt. 1st Class retired Daryl Cole led the scripture reading of the Sunday, Nov. 7 service. Retired Navy member and current Martinsburg mayor Rich Brantner Sr. led the...



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