We recently honored the tragedy, loss, and heroism of 9/11. Events were filled with tears, reflection, and grief. Yet as we remember, we also acknowledge the lessons presented, as well as our personal and collective growth from them.

Twenty years ago, our world was jolted into a new paradigm on 9/11, such a catastrophic shift is a once in a lifetime occurrence.

Jill Sellers is president and chief executive officer of Main Street Gettysburg. She lives in Adams County with her husband Shane, and their two sons, Joshua, 16, and Caleb, 13.

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