Stories of Faith and Courage From Cops on the Street is a 365-day devotional book in the Battlefields and Blessings series. Stories - one for each day of the year - come from members of the law enforcement community who have sensed God's presence in some event relating to their work. The contributors represent every phase of law enforcement work and demonstrate that something happened relating in their particular stories that simply cannot be attributed to anything other than God's hand.
This daily devotional is a collection of 365 one-page stories from World War II depicting the faith and courage of individual soldiers, sailors, civilians, and national leaders, as well as God's providential hand during many pivotal events of the war.
In "Stories of Faith and Courage from the Vietnam War" Larkin Spivey shows real people fighting and living through a difficult conflict and confusing era of American history. His stories are presented in a daily devotional format with scripture readings each day, revealing the amazing ways in which God acts to empower believers and answer doubts. Every person of faith will come closer to God through these pages, and religious skeptics will see many of their own questions explored in depth. Spivey also presents a concise history of the Vietnam War with overviews, maps, and photographs to give new insights into why America fought this war and how American, Allied, and South Vietnamese warriors in effect won it on the battl ... more
Through multiple, never-before-told stories, readers will uncover the personal challenges of the battlefield. In Stories of Faith and Courage from the War in Iraq & Afghanistan you'll find the experiences and perspectives of deployed soldiers, chaplains, military wives and parents, organizers of humanitarian efforts, veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, loved ones of fallen soldiers, and more. You'll meet: - The crew member on a Marine transport vessel combating a dust storm during the invasion - a major overcoming bureaucratic challenges to stand up the Iraq Air Force - a three-star general motivating his team to build a stronger Iraq through reconstruction projects - the mother of a Navy SEAL who her ... more
Consider how God "shed his grace" on the birth of our nation! Featuring inspiring accounts from America's Revolutionary War, this unique devotional highlights the lives of patriots who looked heavenward during the time of conflict. Through Revolution-era letters, diaries, and sermons, plus a Scripture verse and brief prayer, each day's selection explores a timeless theme such as loneliness, contentment, fear, and God's will.
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Stories of Faith and Courage From Firefighters and First Responders is a 365-day devotional book in the Battlefields and Blessings? series. With many stories from first responders who have "been there," this book serves as a daily reminder that God is with you in even the most tragic calls. When armed with God's protective shield and grounded in His Word and prayer, you are never alone, because God is with you.
365 daily stories pertaining to emergency responders and their experiences
Provides daily food for thought and prayers directly from the hearts of first responders
Though the stories come from those in fire depa ... more
The period from 1861-1865 proved to be one of the greatest periods of trial and suffering in our nations history. A significant lapse of time had passed since America had engaged in the horrors of war. After the war of 1812, little memory remained of the fact that war could be "hell. A veteran of the war with Mexico, General "Stonewall Jackson wrote to his wife and said, "People who are anxious to bring on war don't know what they are bargaining for; they don't see all the horrors that must accompany such an event.
When the prospect of a War Between the States became a reality, the average age of a young soldier was twenty-two. To an aspiring young man who was bored with "life on the farm, the romanticism and exhil ... more
We Support You Letters of Encouragement for Our Troops Serving in Iraq and Afghanistan Imagine being separated from your friends and family, your own spouse and children, for months and even years? Imagine being on the frontlines, walking the streets of Baghdad, or fighting the Taliban on the border of Pakistan. Meanwhile, people back in America forget about your sacrifice and some even disparage your service to our country We Support You: Letters of Encouragement for Our Troops Serving in Iraq and Afghanistan is an exhilarating compilation featuring hundreds of letters, poems, and stories that will touch your heart and make you proud to honor these brave servicemen and women who risk their lives daily for the freedoms ... more