A Tribute to veterans is being sponsored by Point Washington UMC (Santa Rosa Beach) on November 12 at 3:00 p.m. The church will offer a unique presentation of patriotic music before the play, My Father’s War. Special ways to recognize and appreciate veterans is also planned by each of the area churches.
My Father’s War, A Story of War, Survival and Grace is written, directed and performed by Carol Ponder and Robert Kiefer. It is based on the memoir, “Ponder Anew” that was written by Carol’s father, Lt. Hershel Ponder.
My Father’s War is the story of Carol’s father who enlisted in the Army Air Corps right after Pearl Harbor and fought in WWII.
Point Washington UMC is located at 1290 N Co Hwy 395, Santa Rosa Beach.