Kris is an Army National Guard Spouse who has just started her first deployment. Four years ago they decided as a family that they were called to live this life and he enlisted. With two kids she is bravely facing the year ahead of her ready to learn from and be strengthened by the ups and downs. Hop on over to The New "Normal" and join in her journey while I sign on in to post-housing at Ft Carson.
"A soldier doesn't fight because he hates what is in front of him. A soldier fights because he loves what he left behind." - unknown
"God is our refuge and strength. He will protect us and make us strong" (ps 46:1). For those who will fly today, for those who are there now, and for those who will soon join the fight, Lord, shield them from all evil, strengthen their hearts, and bring them home safely.