And they will be called Mighty Oaks of righteousness, a planting of the LORD for the display of his splendor. They will rebuild the ancient ruins and restore the places long devastated; they will renew the ruined cities that have been devastated for generations. Isaiah 61
Did you know 23 of our Veterans have committed suicide today? And Yesterday, and every day! Veteran Suicide is now categorized as a National Pandemic!
Tonight while we sleep in our comfortable beds under a blanket of freedom, 200,000 of our nation’s heroes sleep homeless in the streets of America; the nation they selflessly served.
The average time in combat theater for service members in an initial enlistment:
- World War II – 6 months
- Korea – 9 months
- Vietnam – 13 months
- Our current troops in Iraq / Afghanistan – 45 months