Losing a Parent


One of the craziest things about growing up in a military family is the ever-present possibility of losing your parent. Rarely do we actually say it out loud, but the threat is always there in the back of our minds. A military parent being killed in battle certainly happens - maybe it's happened to you or a friend. But there's other ways to 'lose a parent' like PTSD or divorce. All of these can easily overwhelm us with fear and confusion. Here we take a look into some coping strategies and how God is intimately involved with us if it ever happens!