The Word Among Us

Advent 2015 Issue

Finding My Place, Finding My Faith

God Led Me to a New Spiritual Family

By: Kate Hanna

Finding My Place, Finding My Faith: God Led Me to a New Spiritual Family by Kate Hanna

As members of the military, my husband, Chris, and I have spent many months away from home. Together, we have been deployed to Haiti and Kosovo, and Chris has been to Iraq on his own, twice. In all of our deployments, we have witnessed more poverty, desolation, and homelessness than we had ever seen before.

Now, I have never known the suffering of being poor and without physical shelter. But in the course of nearly a dozen assignments to...


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