Posts tagged with: #UniformedWomenandveterans

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....

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...

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 Remember and Honor

Pearl Harbor Day of Remembrance by Katye Riselli The flag flies at half-mast today. The simple shift calls us to remember and honor those lost on Pearl Harbor 77 years ago. An unprovoked attack shattered the peace on a quiet...

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...

Free to Be Brave…and Head to Boot Camp

How We’re Learning By Kristin Goodrich Each of us who has worn a uniform or who is currently serving had to go through boot camp. My first-hand transition from civilian to military life happened one hot, humid summer in Maryland....