Posts filed under: Guest Post: Life Challenges

This week’s post on finding peace despite miscarriage is Denise’s third in this series on miscarriage in the military. Be sure to read the first two parts of her story:  Miscarriage in Military Life and Load Bearers. Dear Sister…there is...
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This is the second installment of our three part series on Miscarriage in Military Life by Denise. She shares God’s faithfulness to provide load bearers to help them carry the weight of the unbearable pain and searing loss. Read part...
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What happens after hello? With PCS season upon us meeting new military friends is inevitable. Reserve spouse and guest writer, Amanda Mahannah, shares with us four ways God helps her navigate new friendships as a part of the weekend warrior...
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God wants us to keep our eyes on him. But this military lifestyle provides us no shortage of opportunities to compare our experiences to those of the men and women we serve alongside. We’re thrilled to share this encouraging post...
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This week guest, Rachel Johnson, shares a powerful message about how prayer across the miles closes the gap between military women. Prayer Across the Miles Just scrolling through the contact list on my cellphone, the incredible number of women I...
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We are thrilled to share this PCS Christmas story written by Tonia Gutting to encourage all our military women facing a move mid-holiday season. A PCS Christmas by Tonia Gütting Yes, my husband asked me. And yes, I agreed. It...
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Has a difficult diagnosis left you feeling as if your health is shaken? We are honored to share Katie’s brave words about the cancer journey that has left her feeling shaken and stirred. When Your Health is Shaken and Stirred...
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Content: a state of peaceful happiness; a state of satisfaction; pleased; fulfilled; happy; cheerful; glad; unworried; untroubled; at ease; at peace; tranquil; serene Wow. Those words paint such a vivid picture of what it means to be content, don’t they? I...
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By Cheryl McKay   When I see the phrase “strength to thrive in military life” as the motto of Planting Roots, my heart stirs. It is definitely not a lifestyle for the faint of heart. I don’t know that there...
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I froze with fear, overlooking paradise. While serving at Barbers Point Naval Air Station, Hawaii, my best friends Vicky and Steve decided to climb the Stairway to Heaven or Haʻikū Ladder. “Come with us, Cherrilynn,” Steve said. “You can climb...
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