Author Archives: Kristen

Wounded in Combat: Finding the Way Through

     It has been more than two years since I last posted. We’ve come through the white water of my son’s medical evacuation from Afghanistan, his resultant surgery, and a long recuperation. Two intercontinental moves, transition out of the … Continue reading

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Art Therapy: It’s Hopes and Triumphs

This link was sent to me by an art teacher who has a huge heart for our military. Wonderful information, and a great hope for healing. http://www.arttherapy.org/upload/file/RMveteransPTSD.pdf Standing with you. ~Kris

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Thankfulness: The wisdom of a 108 year old woman survivor of a Nazi concentration camp – YouTube

    Anthony Robbins interviewing 108 year old woman survivor of a Nazi concentration camp – YouTube.

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When where you are is waiting…

When you are in the place where all you can do is wait, when you have no news for days or weeks, when CNN shouts and newspapers broil, know this: God is where you cannot be, with your loved one. … Continue reading

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A question asked by Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt was a woman of keen perception and leadership. Her husband, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, was president of the United States through much of the Great Depression and World War II. Many historians give her credit for her quiet, behind … Continue reading

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Monday Manna: Our God is a God who saves…

As we enter a new week, remember that the Word of God is a sword, a weapon that strengthens and protects those in danger. Lets sing over our soldiers and declare His Word over them! Our God is a God … Continue reading

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Prayer and Fasting Friday: He trains my hands for war…

Praise be to the Lord my Rock, who trains my hands for war, my fingers for battle. He is my loving God and my fortress, my stronghold and my deliverer, my shield, in whom I take refuge, who subdues peoples … Continue reading

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Monday Manna: Encouragement for the Coming Week

God’s Word is what sustains me. Sticky notes with invaluable reminders of God’s love and faithfulness are plastered on the bathroom mirror, the dashboard of the car, the refrigerator and the door frame. New verses are printed on the whiteboard … Continue reading

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Prayer and Fasting Friday: On Purpose

We come to you, Lord, this day, on purpose. We come with fears and requests for protection for our loved ones in harm’s way. We ask for protection for our families. We ask that you hold us all in integrity, … Continue reading

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Prayer and Fasting Friday: Those who are with us are more…

Elisha was a man whose experience with God gave him peace and direction when he was surrounded by an enemy army. This story can be found in 2 Kings 6:8-23. It was written as a reminder to trust God for … Continue reading

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