top of page

The “Colonel’s” VFV Motivational/Inspirational Quotes & Message of the Day!

“Your role in life comes from knowing your purpose.  What is your purpose?  Think about that!” — COL (Ret) Mikel Burroughs 

You can play a lot of roles in life, but the most important role is being yourself!
Today's Message is: "Role Day!" Why Not?

The “Colonel’s” VFV Motivational/Inspirational Quotes & Message of the Day!


“Yes, it’s that day again — Hump Day — Have an awesome day Peeps!”


Good “Wednesday & Hump Day!” Morning “Band of Brothers & Sisters,” and all great connections.  Welcome to the middle of the week from the “Colonel’s Foxhole” in Conroe, TX — 8 May 2024!


Today’s Message is:  “Role Day!”  Why Not?


“A leadership role is consists of many things.  Most importantly, leaders inspire and motivate people to go beyond just their normal capabilities.  Your role should be committed to the success of your people and the mission!  What role do you play as a leader?” —COL (Ret) Mikel Burroughs  

More Awesome Quotes for Today’s Message:


“Time plays a role in almost every decision.  And some decisions define your attitude about time.” — John Cale


“Nobody can play your role better than yourself.”  — Unknown Author


“Perhaps the most important vision of all is to develop a sense of self, a sense of your own destiny, a sense of unique mission and role in life.” — Stephen Covey


“Don’t compare yourself to others.  Everyone has their own role to play.” — Unknown Author


“Our role in life is to bring the light of our own souls to the dim places around us.” — Joan D. Chittister


“We can always make a difference to someone, no matter what role we play.” — Lindsey Sterling

“Whatever role you play in our life, give yourself fully to it.  Tell yourself that you will do justice to all roles.  You can play all the roles:  a good spouse, good child, good parent, good citizen.  Assume that you have all these qualities in you.  Just let them blossom.” — Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar


Providing FREE Year-round Peer-to-Peer Support Nationwide for those with Invisible Wounds!


Join our Volunteer, Air Force Veteran, Peer Support Specialist, and Writer/Author Steven Bates TONIGHT for "Mid-week Musings!" edition of Warriors for Life (WFL) Online, sponsored and presented by Victory for Veterans, Inc. (VFV). Where all types of Warriors get together for genuine camaraderie, different topics, friendship, and supportive discussions.


Invite a Friend, tell a friend, and get connected, get involved, with Veterans, Service Members, First Responders, Military Families/Spouses, and Caretakers every Wednesday Night!


TONIGHT's Topic: "Open Mic Night!"



Warriors for Life (WFL) Online, present by Victory for Veterans, Inc. (VFV) — Wednesday (TONIGHT, 8 May 2024 at 4:30 PM PT, 5:30 PM MT, 6:30 PM CT, and 7:30 PM ET



Drop in every Friday Morning for “Coffee with Kim” with Volunteer, Army Veteran, & Author Kim Gwinner as part of Warriors for Life (WFL) Online, Presented by Victory for Veterans, Inc. VFV.   Check out the times below and how to connect through Zoom!



Warriors for Life (WFL) Online “Coffee with Kim” Presented by Victory for Veterans, Inc. (VFV) – Every Friday Morning starting at 6:00 AM PT, 7:00 AM MT, 8:00 AM CT, and 9:00 AM ET


You Matter to Us!  Be a Survivor, Reach Out, & Join Warriors for Life (WFL) Online:

“The meaning runs deep for those men and women who’ve served this country: 'Honor & Respect Always — Warriors for Life’!" — COL (Ret) Mikel Burroughs

Check out all of the BLOGS & what’s happening with Victory for Veterans, Inc. (VFV):


Good late Wednesday evening Colonel.

Replying to

Better late than never my friends. All great quotes Robert - thank you!


Fortunately it's pretty easy to spot "Leaders" who are in the position simply for themselves.

Replying to

You can see them a 100 hundred miles away! Righ you are Jack and that is a great quote. Thank you!


Good morning Col Burroughs and all of my brothers and sisters here on VFV. I believe that the Bible, as God’s Word should be a central and integral role in our lives. In it are pearls of wisdom and guidance. I wish my role, to share the Gospel of Jesus, to increase in strength daily. Have a blessed day today and always.

Taken from:

What Is the Church? It's Role and Purpose According to the Bible

Pastor Luis Ángel Díaz-Pabón

UPDATEDOctober 22, 2019

“Church” is the translation of the Greek term ekklesia, and is used in the New Testament to identify the community of believers in Jesus Christ. It literally means “assembly,” “congregation,” or “meeting.” A similar term was used in…

Replying to

Thank you for your thoughts Gene.

bottom of page