The Post's article is about congregation reaching out to veterans to provide support. CFTT is one of several examples described and cited. To read the entire article CLICK HERE
The November Episcopal Church National on-line Newsletter cites CareForTheTroops as an example of organizations dedicated to caring for veterans. To read the entire article, CLICK HERE.
The Nov 7th issue cited CareForTheTroops as follows:
“Care for the Troops is dedicated to the mental health care of our returning troops and their families. In light of the recent announcement on bringing the troops home from Iraq and that Afghanistan will continue, our communities will continue to need help and churches are the right place to get it. There are 38 congregations in Georgia who have become designated as Veteran Friendly Congregations . Find out about Care for the Troops at their rich website and see a list of Veteran Friendly Congregations .... Some volunteers are needed right now. Email Peter McCall at firstname.lastname@example.org”
Bethesda United Methodist Church, located in Guyton, GA near Savannah and, a CareForTheTroops Veteran Friendly Congregation, conducts a monthly dinner for military families that was highlighted on a local TV station WTOC. CLICK HERE to view the video
On pages 5-6 of this Newsletter, the CFTT Mission and description of its operational approach appears. A PDF copy is available by Clicking Here.
The Newsletter contains an announcement of a CareForTheTroops Overview Presentation to the St Peter and St Paul Congregation given by the CFTT Executive Director, Peter McCall. A PDF copy is available by Clicking Here.
These articles announce and provide updates on the GAMFT and CFTT Partnership. Currently we are unable to provide a PDF copy of these articles.
Rev Robert Certain, President of CareForTheTroops, on page 13, writes an article on how the changes to veterans upon returning from combat can lead to opportunities. On pages 13 and 14, Peter McCall, Exec Dir of CareForTheTroops writes how starting a Military Ministry can represent a 'faitherful' response.
A PDF copy of the Magazine is available by Clicking Here.