Category Archives: Battle mind

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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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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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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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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Prayer and Fasting Friday: Psalm 91 and LTG Boykin’s Encouragement

Last week LTG (Ret.) Jerry Boykin came to our town to speak about his long career in the Army. His book, Never Surrender, came home to fill in the rest of his story. He served as a founding member of … Continue reading

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The Days Before Leaving

We’ve come in from our ‘ruck,’ sweaty and breathless. We’ve done a tour of the park trails, he in camo and carrying seventy pounds, me in the usual capris and t-shirt. He’s preparing for a life that is funneling in, … Continue reading

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Home for a short visit

We sit on the couch together, sharing favorite TV shows. His have to do with motocross, history, Frontline’s Behind Taliban Lines. We talk a lot, and the sense of what being a soldier means is born in my heart, again. The … Continue reading

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Welcome to Hearts Deployed

Welcome to Hearts Deployed, a blog for the loved ones of Service Members in a combat zone. Please feel free to leave a comment or request and we’ll be in touch as soon as possible. Our hope is to encourage, support … Continue reading

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