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Marine veteran and long-distance runner Micah Herndon
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Micah Herndon on His Marathon Training Regimen

Marine veteran and long-distance runner Micah Herndon shares how he is preparing to compete in his first New York City marathon on November 3, 2019.

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People Helping People

Someone Cares: Write On, Matey!

How a character building veterans group helped children write creative and fascinating stories.

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Marine veteran Micah Herndon
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Micah Herndon on How Faith Helped Him Survive

The Marine veteran recalls how Sarah McLachlan's In the Arms of an Angel reassured him when he regained consciousness following an IED explosion in Afghanistan.

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The angel charm Micah Herndon received from his mother
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Micah Herndon on the Inspiring Angel Charm His Mom Gave Him

The Marine veteran and long-distance runner recalls how his mother supported him as he dealt with PTSD and survivor's guilt and shares the special angel charm she gave him.

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Marine veteran Micah Herndon
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Micah Herndon on Completing the Boston Marathon

The Marine veteran and long-distance runner recalls how he resorted to crawling in order to reach the finish line to honor his fallen comrades.

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Veteran and long-distance runner Micah Herndon
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This Veteran Ran the Boston Marathon to Honor His Fallen Comrades

Struggling with PTSD and survivor's guilt, Micah Herndon found running eased his pain.

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Marine veteran Micah Herndon
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For This Marine Veteran, Running Is Therapy

In this series of videos, Micah Herndon, who served in both Iraq and Afghanistan, shares how long-distance running has helped him in dealing with PTSD and survivor's guilt.

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 Brandon with wife Kelly, son Jared and  daughter Elliot
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Faith, Family and a Financial Plan Put His Life Back in Order

With hard work and God’s help, this former Army ranger found himself becoming the man he’d always wanted to be

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David with wife Jenny and son Dax in 2013
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How a Rescue Dog Gave This Veteran a New Purpose

Air Force Veteran David Sharpe struggled with depression and PTSD, until an adopted dog changed his life—and inspired him to help others

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God's Grace

The Scenes from His Near-Death Experience

After an injury in battle, he heard and saw images from his life—including one of his future family.

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