Posts filed under: Firmly Rooted Friday

Health for the Whole Self

Finding health for the whole self can be particularly difficult for military women. In today’s post, Kelli shares how God directed her journey toward that end-state.  Health for the Whole Self by Kelli Baker   How many times have you...

Survivor Benefits Plan: What You Need to Know

For this week’s Financial Friday, Jennifer shares what you need to know about the Survivor Benefits Plan. Survivor Benefits Plan: What You Need to Know by Jennifer Wake What is Survivor Benefits Plan (SBP)? And why should I care? Retirement...

Learn from My Money Mishaps

Today, Jennifer shares lessons learned from money mishaps. Her tips can help you avoid similar mistakes and help you steward your resources well. Learn from My Money Mishaps by Jennifer Wake   Once upon a time, there was this young,...

Marching Toward Revival

This week, we are joined by guest, Ashley, who encourages us all to keep marching toward revival all the way to the ends of the Earth. We military women know a little bit about marching, but she offers a unique...

10 Ways to Celebrate Jesus at Christmas

This week, we are joined by guest, Beth Runkle who shares with us 10 practical ways to celebrate Jesus at Christmas, no matter where you’re stationed. A Life-Giving Christmas: 10 Ways to Celebrate Jesus at Christmas by Beth Runkle I...

When You Long to be Home

As a military woman, you have more than likely experienced a holiday season when you long to be home. We know what that’s like, but we also know the Psalms can be balm for our souls any time we ache...

Feelings of Loss Over the Holidays

If we’re honest, most of us have feelings of loss over the holidays this year. Join Kristin for some encouragement from the Psalms as we head into this holiday season feeling less than festive. Feelings of Loss Over the Holidays...

Stories of Hope Despite Racism

In our final week of our series on Racism in the Military Community, Planting Roots staff members share a stories of hope despite racism and how they have seen Jesus amid their struggles. Question #5: Share a story that gives...

Heartbreaking Racism Stories

This week Planting Roots staff members discuss their most heartbreaking racism stories as part of our series on Racism in the Military Community. Question 4: Share a story that breaks your heart.  Voice #1 – Claudia Duff Goodness there are...

How to Encourage Diversity in the Military Community

As we continue our discussion on racism in the military community, Planting Roots staff members share their suggestions for how to encourage diversity in the military community. Question #3: How do we encourage diversity within our community of Christian military...