The ORW podcast aims to share stories of what Jesus is doing in the lives of our nations warriors, provide tools and resources to help you deepen your walk with Jesus, and introduce you to our amazing partners that are advancing the Kingdom across the globe.
ORW Podcast Episode #17, Alumni Spotlight: Tyler Sharpe
Tyler Sharpe served a little over 4 years in the Marine Corps, primarily in Recon. His MOS certifications also included rifleman, missileman, and water survival instructor. Tyler deployed twice to Afghanistan and earned combat action ribbons both times.
In this episode, David and Tyler talk about Tyler’s growing up years, his time in service, and the struggles that he had following his second deployment that led to him getting out of the Marines. They discuss the hole that so many warriors find themselves in and how his Drop Zone changed his life.
ORW Podcast Episode #16, Meet the Team: Daniel Strong
Daniel Strong served 10 years in the Marine Corps as a machine gunner and infantry unit leader. He quickly rose to Staff Sergeant through multiple combat deployments and was awarded the Navy Commendation Medal for Valor and the Marine Corps Achievement Medal for Valor. He received two Purple Hearts for injuries sustained in combat and was medically retired. He has been married for 20 years, has 4 children, and currently serves as a JROTC instructor at his local high school.
In this episode, Daniel shares his story, how he struggled with a traumatic childhood, intense combat, and eventually a shut down his heart. He reveals how Jesus met him at his Drop Zone and shares about the incredible adventure that God is calling him into.