SEEKING QUIET

By Mike Sanders – SEEKING QUIET IN THE MIDST OF A NOISY WORLD Where will you find quiet? It isn’t readily available to any of us. The world constantly assaults us with noise and disturbance and chaos. We have around-the-clock access to televisions, computers, and video games. Our cell phones invade every moment of our …

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Honoring a Young Hero

By Chad Robichaux – What a privilege it was for me to be the guest of honor & speaker for the 3d ANGLICO 243rd US Marine Corps Birthday Ball on November 10th. The honor was heightened because this is also my son, Hunter‘s command, I also wanted to say a special thanks to LtCol Knouer and fellow …

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MOF & Fire Rescue Magazine

By John Mizerak – At the end of October, Mighty Oaks founder, Chad Robichaux, had the privilege to speak on Resiliency and PTSd at the Riverside Fire Chiefs Academy as these incredible leaders, of our brave firefighters, assembled together to grow and develop their departments. Chad often takes time to speak to First Responder groups, and …

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Happy 243rd Birthday Marines!

By John Mizerak – Throughout the world on 10 November, Marines celebrate the birth of their Corps — the most loyal, feared, revered, and professional fighting force the world has ever known.    The U.S. Marine Corps was founded on the 10th of November in 1775. On this day, the Second Continental Congress established the Continental Marines, …

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Our Women Help…

Turn Fear and Hopelessness into Joy and Peace By Jamie Warner –  The last week of September marked the beginning of the third Women’s Legacy Program for 2018; it was also the final WLP of the year. Our leadership team for the ladies assembled on Tuesday to ready themselves and SkyRose Ranch for the arrival …

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Veteran’s Serve

By John Foldberg – AFTERCARE MANAGER USMC Infantry Officer Desert Storm Veteran- Bronze Star with Valor  DoD Contractor in Iraq / DoD Employee Afghanistan As we celebrate Veteran’s Day this year, it is good for us to remember that at the core of what Veterans do is to serve. We serve our country in peace, …

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TX Gala Featuring Allen West’s NEW Book

By John Mizerak – Allen West, who is on the Mighty Oaks Foundation Board of Advisors, is this year’s Texas Warrior Gala’s Keynote Speaker!  At this year’s Gala, we will also be featuring Col. West’s new book, Hold Texas, Hold the Nation: Victory or Death.  This book looks at the BOOM in Texas.  In recent years, …

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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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