On April 2, 2014, around 4 PM shots rang out on the base of Fort Hood. Less than an hour later, Angel Arroyo got a knock at her door-it was her husband's captain, and her heart sank. Find out why.
In 1999, Johnny Rose, a Deputy Sheriff in Granbury Texas, responded to a call about a man threatening to kill his wife. When he and another deputy got there, the man had fled into the woods, but returned and pointed something at them. The officers shot and killed him, but later discovered he was only holding a large stick. Johnny dealt with anger and PTSD for years. It destroyed his marriage and affected his work until he finally surrendered it to Christ and asked him to come into his heart.
You may not realize it from watching the news, where stories of cops shooting civilians flood the airwaves, but the average police officer never fires his weapon in the line of duty at all during his whole career.
Unfortunately, that wasn't the case with Deputy Johnny Rose. He shot and killed a suspect while on assignment... and the nightmare of that moment haunted him for years.
On May 30th, 2014, Mark's life was cut short when he was shot and killed coming home from Norfolk Christian's graduation. His parents came across a blog on Heaven Mark had written just weeks earlier, which helped them start to move past their grief and see God’s plan in this tragedy.
For Missy Jenkins, December 1st, 1997 started out just like any other school day. Missy and her twin sister headed for their high school to join their friends for prayer before classes started. And then, at about 7:47 AM, a gunman entered the room....
With the providence of God and the quick action of Mike Jones, lives were saved in 2010 when a disgruntled man opened fire at a Florida school board meeting.
Quinton McCool is a husband and a father. But for years, he never saw his wife or daughters. Instead, he lived on the streets with his best friend: heroin.