Posts tagged with: community

A Prayer for Christmas Revival

In this week’s Sunday Prayer Tonia Gutting prays for us to all experience a Christmas revival in our communities, military installations, and churches. A Prayer for Christmas Revival by Tonia Gutting Oh Lord, You are the God of love; we...

4 Ways To Create Balance

This week as we wrap up our conversation about flourishing in work, Rachelle shares what God has been teaching her about the ever-elusive topic: how to create balance. Ways To Create Balance Learning to Flourish by Creating Balance by Rachelle...

Look Into the Light in Military Life

In this week’s Worship Wednesday, Hillary Baggett shares how God has been teaching her to look into the light in military life, even when darkness seems to settle over you. Look Into the Light in Military Life by Hillary Baggett...

Never Alone in the Race of Life

In this week’s Worship Wednesday, Hillary shares about the time God turned a running date into a divine appointment and reminded her she is never alone in this life! Never Alone by Hillary Baggett The answer was yes. The question...

4 Ways to Wait Well During Deployment

In this week’s Monday Minute, Liz Giertz shares with us four ways we can wait well during deployment. Waiting Well and Flourishing During Deployment by Liz Giertz I am not a patient person. Just ask my kids. Or my husband....

How to Grow in Community

How We’re Learning by Kori Yates Being an introvert by nature, sometimes this military life can be challenging. I move to a new duty station regularly and then have to once again build community there – which means I have...

Me Too.

Two of the most powerful words in any relationship, these two words can cross racial and ethnic boundaries, make fast friends of new acquaintances, build trust, and even allow us to breathe sometimes. Two words that mean someone else understands...

Hands of God

Hands of God   Sisters. Friends. Women. Fellow warriors. I don’t know where I’d be without you. I’m not talking about the blood-related kind. I’m talking about the women who have walked this military life alongside me. Time and time...

Friendships: Choosing the Right Friends

ex•tro•vert noun an outgoing, overly expressive person. synonyms: outgoing person, sociable person, socializer, life of the party I struggle with military moves: packing, dates, appointments, and goodbyes. But my biggest struggle is picking the right friends when we arrive at...

How Nomads Build Community

We are nomads. Not livestock-moving nomads (unless of course you count children and pets), but nomads nonetheless. The definition of nomad as explained by dictionary.com is “a member of a people or tribe that has no permanent abode but moves...
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