All posts by: Kori Yates

3 Lessons to Help Choosing the Best

Today our Director, Kori Yates, shares with us three lessons to help us with choosing the best as we continue our discussion about Flourishing in work this month. 3 Lessons to Help with Choosing the Best  Sign me up! by...

How To Flourish During a Military Move

In this week’s Monday Minute Kori, Founder of Planting Roots, shares with us 3 excellent strategies to flourish during a military move. Chances are, if you aren’t moving this summer, you know someone who is!   3 Clues to Finding...

5 Ways to Keep Kids Connected During Deployment

In this week’s Monday Minute Planting Roots Director Kori Yates talks about 5 ways to keep kids connected during deployment, so we can not only survive but truly flourish during these difficult times. How to Flourish in Deployment with Children...

4 Ways to Save (to be able to give)

By Kori Yates Flourishing in Finances We were newlyweds. I was a new Marine. He a young Soldier. We were rich, receiving our first paychecks in active duty life and actually having a combined income. You remember, right? My car...

4 Pointers for Creating Military Friendships

by Kori Yates Reaching Out I went to church the other day. Not a unique happening in our world, but this Sunday was different. It’s a military chapel and meeting new people is pretty standard. People are coming and going...

Learning to Flourish

by Kori Yates   God wants us to FLOURISH. His desire is for us to FLOURISH in every aspect of life all the time, which is a great idea. Applying that to real life is completely different. I don’t know...

Flourish in 2019

By Kori Yates The righteous will flourish like a palm tree, they will grow like a cedar of Lebanon; planted in the house of the Lord, they will flourish in the courts of our God. (Psalm 92:12-13) “The act or fact of living or...

Free to Worship Christ

How We’re Learning By Kori Yates I could tell you all about crazy. I could remind you how busy the Christmas season is. I could tell you the importance of each moment and memory through the entire season. I could...

Free to Show Gratitude to Friends

How We’re Learning By Kori Yates Friends in our military world are many. We have friends who are friends for a season and friends who are friends for life. We have those who watch our children while we take another...

Happy Birthday, Planting Roots!

As we hit our four-year mark here at Planting Roots, I am in awe of what the Lord has done, not just in Planting Roots but also in me. Through His grace, patience, love and power, He has done a...