Episode 18: Who Would You Be without the Enemy’s Lies with Katie Walter (TWINspiration Part 2)

Episode 18 (TWINspiration Part 2): Who Would You Be without the Enemy’s Lies with Katie Walter

Content Warning: The topic of miscarriage is discussed in this episode. If this is a difficult topic for you, please feel free to skip ahead at that point and practice self-care.

On this episode of the You Inspire Me Podcast, Hope shares a joyous conversation with Katie Walter. Katie defines inspiration as “the process through which we recognize something that we’re called or uniquely positioned to do.” Throughout this interview, Katie walks us through her personal story in the military, marriage, and motherhood. Her love and passion for all that she does is so evident! She inspires me to be the best Christian, wife, (future) mother, and soldier I can possible be. And, I know she will inspire you, too!


  • https://armed-to-the-heart.myshopify.com/Katie graduated from West Point in 2019
  • While at West Point, she studied Persian and did a study abroad in Tajikistan, competed on the Model United Nations Team, and was a finalist for the Rhodes, Mitchell, and Schwarzman Scholarships
  • Katie is the wife to Andrew and mother to Aurora (a.k.a. “Rory”)
  • She is an Armor Officer and should be leading a Scout Platoon at Fort Carson, Colorado in the coming months after maternity leave
  • Katie shares how she is inspired by her husband, being a mother, and people who have inspired her military and fitness journey
  • She shares how Megan Gephart of Armed to the Heart: Pregnancy and Post-Partum Coaching has inspired her to pursue her own P&PA coaching certification through Brianna Battles
  • Shaina Coss is another person whose story inspires Katie, especially from their time on the West Point powerlifting team together
  • Katie shares the verses 2 Corinthians 12:9-10 which reads, ““My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” …For when I am weak, then I am strong.”
  • Katie leaves us with a quote from Jen Fulwiler who asks, “Who would you be without the enemy’s lies?”

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