Witnesses of Eye Witnesses

By Glenn Rosenbaum –  Monday evening as seven servant leaders stood before eleven Warrior souls, we all knew a spiritual battle was about to take place. While the battle was not between instructors and the Warriors attending, it was made clear who our common enemy was and that together we were going to begin a …

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VA Suicide Rate Report

By John Mizerak – WASHINGTON, D.C. – In June, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs concluded their analysis of Veteran suicide data nationally, and found that suicide rates have increased. This year’s report, with updated statistics on veteran suicide, shows veteran suicide numbers are significantly higher than non-veterans and not going down despite tens of …

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RED FRIDAY – MIGHTY OAKS

Posted on JUNE 15, 2018 at www.positiveheartbeat.com The Heart Beat WHEREFORE COMFORT YOURSELVES TOGETHER, AND EDIFY ONE ANOTHER, EVEN AS ALSO YE DO. 1 THESSALONIANS 5:11- After living through a few strong tropical storms and hurricanes, one of the most amazing things to me were the oak trees my in-laws had planted when they bought the …

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Independence Day

By John Mizerak – On July 4th, 1776 the United States laid down its claim to be a free and independent nation by adopting the Declaration of Independence.  Today, Independence Day is celebrated and honored in many forms such as fireworks, BBQs and parades.  It is an opportunity for Americans to express patriotism and love …

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Men, Obligations, and the Slow Death of Leadership

By Mike Sanders – Fighting for a parking space at the grocery store doesn’t count as adventure. Neither does juggling a donut, a cup of coffee, and a cell phone during your morning commute. Many of us wouldn’t recognize adventure if it dragged us kicking and screaming from the workplace. Fact is, we’ve lost our sense of …

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Marriage Advance

By Chad Robichaux – My wife Kathy and I are blessed to facilitate another upcoming marriage conference!  We are happy to share our story in hopes that it will help others improve their marriages and be all that God calls them to be as a couple! As a former Special Operations Force Recon Marine, I served …

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Honoring Father’s Day

By Chad Robichaux – It’s an honor for me to be tucked in the middle of 3-generations of Robichaux Marines!  My father, my son, Hunter, and I all joined the Marine Corps at 17-years old and surprisingly, we ALL began at 3rd Battalion Marine Corps Recruit Depot – San Diego.  In light of Father’s Day …

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Happy Birthday Army

By Rich Greene – Every year when I get a new calendar I flip to June and write “Army Birthday” on the line or block for June 14th. This year it’s written in a black Sharpie and outlined with yellow highlighter. It’s small, but it’s my way of honoring and remembering the history and recognized …

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Ribbon cutting ceremony at the Wilds

by Brian Armstrong – Cabins at Straker Lake had it’s ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday May 23rd. This project came from a $2 Million donation from Bill Straker. He’s a World War II veteran from Zanesville who wanted to give back to veterans and the community. Six weeks of the year it will be used by …

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D-Day

By John Mizerak – D-Day is observed in the U.S. in memory of the Normandy landings in France on June 6, 1944, in which American soldiers and other Allied forces fought to end World War II in Europe. On D-Day, more than 160,000 Allied troops landed along a 50-mile stretch of heavily-fortified French coastline, to …

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