This episode of the Vietnam Veteran News Podcast will feature an interview with Bill Reesor who is the chairman of the United for God and Country Foundation. That organization is planning a mammoth rally event scheduled for the spring of 2018 in Chattanooga’s Finley Stadium, a 20,000 plus outdoor sports venue. The purpose of the rally is help in the restoration of spiritual clarity to our government and the American family unit. It will also devote much attention to honoring our veterans. Vietnam Veterans will be recognized with a 21 gun salute.
The foundation membership is made up of spiritually minded military flag officers, politicians, entrepreneurs and clergy from almost every Judeo-Christian denomination in America. It’s chairman, Bill Reesor is a US Air Force Vietnam Era veteran who has retired from a career in the airline and investment brokerage business. Today he lives in Ooltewah, TN where he devotes most of his time to work for the Foundation.
In our conversation, he described the scheduled rally event that will be held in the Finley Stadium if it doesn’t outgrow the venue which could happen the way interest in the event is growing.
Here are some of the features of the rally:
- A large stage at one end of the field with a gigantic American flag backdrop.
- A speaker’s podium flanked by seating for the military flag officers.
- A small choir directly behind the podium with seating for clergy and other honored guests and speakers.
- Flags from each branch of service presented on stage by their representative servicemen. and up to the stage.
- A “Medal of Honor recipient” escorted by an honor guard.
- A prayer and The Pledge Of Allegiance led by a military officer and clergy will begin the program.
- The National Anthem sung by a nationally known recording artist.
- A military jet flyover
- Short testimonials by various flag officers
- Spiritual music by a well known recording artist.
- A gigantic fireworks display and the singing of ‘God Bless America’
The event is expected to incur expenses exceeding $300,000. Reesor said the Foundation would welcome donations to help cover the costs of this wonderful program.
Send your donation to:
United for God and Country Foundation
P.O. Box 21966
Chattanooga, TN 37421
CLICK HERE for the Foundation’s website