Tag: Lincoln

  • The Lincoln Hutch, on this Presidents Day

    The Lincoln Hutch, on this Presidents Day

    Today we celebrate the lives of two presidents — which is your favorite? Like every American, I admire George Washington. During an election year, I often reflect on the reason we invest so many powers in the presidential office — because of our exceptional first president. But I will admit to being a Lincoln aficionado.…

  • Easter Sunrise Service at the Lincoln Memorial

    We sat on folding chairs before dawn, in the still-dark. Abe Lincoln towered behind us. I felt the cold wind on my cheeks while I kept my arm around my grown-up daughter, to help keep her warm. In the distance, the early light silhouetted the obelisk of the Washington Monument with pink. We listened to…