Suicide Rate Among Vets and Active Duty Military Jumps – Now 22 A Day

hB7D38C4AEvery 65 minutes a military veteran commits suicide.  Almost one active duty soldier commits suicide every day.  There are now more suicides by active duty soldiers than there are combat related deaths.  I am profoundly disturbed by these facts.  What is our job as Christians to minister to our veterans and active duty service men and women?

In honor of those men and women, I plan to post as many of their names as I can find to the Prayers For Our Military blog each week.  Please take the time to pray for them and their families during your daily routine.

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One response to “Suicide Rate Among Vets and Active Duty Military Jumps – Now 22 A Day

  1. Jeremiah Sierra

    Thanks for this, Lauren.

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