National Association of American Veterans, Inc. Attends Christmas Breakfast at the National Conference Center

National Association of American Veterans, Inc. Attends Christmas Breakfast at the National Conference Center The National Association of American Veterans, Inc. President and Chief Executive Officer, Constance A. Burns, attended “Breakfast with Santa” along with Charlie and Lola Johnson, Gulf War Veteran and his spouse and caregiver, at the National Conference Center in Leesburg, Virginia, […]

National Association of American Veterans, Inc Attends the Military Order of the World Wars

National Association of American Veterans, Inc. Attends the Military Order of the World Wars MOWW Leigh Wade/D.C. Chapter The National Association of American Veterans, Inc. President and Chief Executive Officer Constance A. Burns attended the Military Orders of the World Wars (MOWW) Leigh Wade/D.C. Chapter on December 8, 2017, at the Army and Navy Club […]

Surrendering All to the LORD

  Surrendering all to the LORD means to give into another’s power or control of one’s life and in return being released from the bondage of sin.  Sin is the breaking of divine or moral law by a conscious act of disobedience.  In the beginning, Adam and Eve was created without sin (Genesis 1: 26-28; […]

Fruit of the Spirit

  The Bible says, “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control.  Against such things there is no law” (Galatians 5:22-23).   Luke 6:43-45 says “no good tree can bear bad fruit, nor does a bad tree bear good fruit.”  A good person brings good things […]

Reading God’s Word in the Bible

  The Bible says, “All Scripture is God-breathed” (2 Timothy 3:16).  The Scripture verses presented in the Bible are God inspired.  We are human beings made in God’s image to praise, honor and obey Him.  Psalm 119:137-138 states: “You are righteous, LORD, and Your laws are right.  The statues You have laid down are righteous; […]

The Prayer of Salvation

Salvation means to be redeemed or delivered from sin and its punishment of death and set free to know, love and serve God our heavenly Father. The Bible states, “Therefore whoever confesses Me (Jesus Christ) before men, him I will also confess before My Father who is in heaven” (Matthew 10:32 NKJV). “For all have […]

Veterans Mental Health Advisory Council Washington, DC Veterans Affairs Medical Center

The Veterans Mental Health Advisory Councils has the unique and challenging task of building, maintaining, promoting, and facilitating recovery-oriented practice, serving as Recovery Champions and consultants to other Veterans, their families, and all levels of the mental health care system. The purpose of the Council is to provide a forum for members to express their […]

National Family Caregivers Month

November is National Family Caregivers Month. Family caregivers, or informal caregivers, are unpaid individuals (i.e., spouse, partner, or family member) who assist with activities of daily living (i.e., eating, bathing, or dressing) and/or medical tasks (i.e., taking medication or doing required exercises). According to the 2015 Report Caregiving in the U.S., produced by the National […]

Veterans Luncheon

Health Challenges Facing Women Veterans Following Deployment The Women’s Veteran Luncheon was held at the Rayburn House Office Building on November 7, 2017. The event was sponsored by the Women’s Congressional Policy Institute, Disabled American Veterans, and Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America along with the Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues. It was made possible […]