Jeremy’s Summer Trip to Ukraine

By Jeremy Stalnecker – For ten days at the end of June and beginning of July, Susanne and I had the privilege of participating in a camp designed to serve Ukraine military members and their families.  I am in fact on the return flight home as I reflect on and write about some of the …

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Facing Life’s Battles Head-On

By Kevin Schroeder –  The Wilds is a private, non-profit conservation center located on almost 10,000 acres of reclaimed mining land in rural southeastern Ohio. The Wilds is situated along some of the most beautiful rolling green hills Ohio has to offer. The mining pits were long ago converted into beautiful lakes that inundate this …

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Overcoming Darkness

By Mike Sanders – Men, the Power of God, and Overcoming Darkness The Israelites were afraid. In Chapter 8 of 1 Samuel, the Bible tells that the Philistines and other nations posed a constant threat of war to God’s people. Though God had appointed judges to protect the nation of Israel, the people were still …

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What Can We Do?

By Jeremy Stalnecker – Finding the answer to veteran suicide Over the last several years it seems that anytime someone finds out what I do for work they are full of questions.  With veterans causes and issues so prominent in our national discussion, people are genuinely, at least for the most part, curious about what …

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Bound by Chains NO More

By Daniel Hanson –  Cpl USMC (Ret) Founder QRF XXII Inc. ISAIAH 61:3. Mighty oaks of righteousness. Last month, I spent a week of fellowship, good food, some fishing, and a little adventure at Mighty Oaks Warrior Program In Cumberland Ohio at Straker Lake, in the wilds. I was unsure what it was about, knew it …

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Responding to the Challenge

By John Mizerak – PRESCOTT, AZ,  – September 22, 2018 – Think of everything that is unique about men, their passions, activities, sports, man toys and motivational speakers that talk to what makes a man tick, that is what the Get Real Men’s Expo is all about.  This year’s event not only featured Chad Robichaux …

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I HAD IT FIGURED OUT

By GySgt Micah U. Gonzales – I MEF Training Chief –  I wasn’t looking for anything life changing, because I already had life figured out.  I’ve traveled cross country to seminars like Tony Robins, John Maxwell, read books, and listened to Jocko for years. Meanwhile, my wife and kids were afraid of me, and my …

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By Jamie Warner – So often, life can turn on a dime. One minute you think you’ve got “it” all figured out, even if your “it” is misery and hopelessness, at least you’ve got “it” down. You know what the score is. You think you know what’s what. And then… rock bottom. And sometimes, when …

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Seek The Holy Spirit

By Mike Sanders – Seek the Holy Spirit In the Midst of A Noisy Culture If you feel lost, you’re not alone. The world has spent several decades now telling us everything that is wrong with manhood. It has hijacked the Bible’s design for man and turned it on its head. As a result, we are …

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Hope After Trauma

By John Mizerak – The Mighty Oaks Foundation is excited to announce that we’ve achieved over 25,000 completions of our bible study plan on YouVersion.  Our plan called Hope After Trauma brings the beauty and truth of the Bible into everyday life. With the YouVersion Bible App, you can read, watch, listen, and share on your smartphone or …

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