Celebrating Our Nation’s Accidental Heroes

It seems that every memorial day, bloggers from LA to New York write thousands of articles expounding the sacrifices of the men and women who died defending our nation. These articles ... Continue Reading →

Requiem For a Warrior: A Veteran’s Quest For Truth

What are the struggles that veterans face every day? What are the lies that we have been made to believe in? What is the truth and how do we find it? This is a brief account of my observations ... Continue Reading →

Military Chaplains and the Promises of God

“Standing on the promises of Christ my King, Through eternal ages let His praises ring, Glory in the highest, I will shout and sing, Standing on the promises of God.” – Hymn One ... Continue Reading →

Table of Nations: Just War Theory

In the days of Amraphel king of Shinar, Arioch king of Ellasar, Chedorlaomer king of Elam, and Tidal king of Goiim, 2 these kings made war with Bera king of Sodom, Birsha king of Gomorrah, ... Continue Reading →

Suicide Isn’t an Unpardonable Sin

There can be no doubt that suicide by our nation’s veterans has become a national emergency. There is even a hashtag for it (#22aday). It is on the national consciousness yet ... Continue Reading →

10 Curious Questions Asked to an Army Chaplain

Over the course of my 26 years in the military, I have been asked some interesting questions. Often times these are nagging questions young soldiers have had since their first visit ... Continue Reading →

Book of Remembrance

Then those who feared the Lord spoke with one another. The Lord paid attention and heard them, and a book of remembrance was written before him of those who feared the Lord and esteemed ... Continue Reading →

Leader Guilt

Guilt can manifest in interesting ways within the life of soldiers. We are mostly familiar with survivor guilt among soldiers and their battle buddies. However a lesser known type of ... Continue Reading →

God Understands Soldiers

Signs and times unfolding around a soldier can be quite overwhelming and most days it would be nice to be understood by someone outside the military. Since our nation has not been at ... Continue Reading →