military families

How to help single parents in a military family
How to help single parents in a military family
Military Families

4 Ways to Help Single-Parent Military Families

Deployment forces single-parenthood on a military family. How to become a blessing in that scenario.

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The American Legion celebrates its 98th anniversary.
The American Legion celebrates its 98th anniversary.
Military Outreach

Happy Birthday, American Legion

Chartered by Congress 98 years ago, here are 5 notable accomplishments by a great organization that helps our military veterans.

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Old letters
Old letters
Healing

How Rereading His Letters from Vietnam Helped a Veteran Find Peace

Letters from soldiers stationed at the front during wartime can be inspiring and sometimes heartbreaking. For one woman and her ex-husband, these letters were healing.

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A young veteran poses with his family outside their home
A young veteran poses with his family outside their home
Military Outreach

Inspiring Quotes for Veterans Day

For Veterans Day, we celebrate the attributes that we most admire in those who those serve: Courage. Honor. Sacrifice. Selflessness.

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military woman
military woman
Military Outreach

Decoding Military Terms: A Guide for Families and Loved Ones

This military mom offers a helpful guide to understanding military acronyms, abbreviation and slang.

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how to adopt a soldier
how to adopt a soldier
Military Outreach

How to Adopt a Soldier

This school year, teach your kids how to make care packages for our troops.

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Guideposts: A soldier in camouflage fatigues writes out a check to pay a bill
Guideposts: A soldier in camouflage fatigues writes out a check to pay a bill
Life Advice

Tips for a Better Budget

Get practical advice on spending, saving and the need to be accountable for your finances from Kenneth L. Sampson, Chaplain (Colonel) U.S. Army (Retired). Learn more in the free Guideposts publication Financial Readiness.

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Guideposts: Randy Dexter and his service dog, Captain
Guideposts: Randy Dexter and his service dog, Captain
Military Outreach

Our Returning Troops: Vet with PTSD Comforted by Therapy Dog

Struggling with PTSD and alcohol abuse, Iraq veteran Randy Dexter was desperate for help. Could a dog named Ricochet come to his rescue?

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Guideposts Military Outreach
Guideposts Military Outreach
Military Outreach

Help Us Support the Armed Forces

Guideposts Military Outreach supports our military by providing free inspiring magazines, booklets and books.

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Lt. Col. Evelyn Smith-Florence, U. S. Army (Ret.--center), mother of Guideposts editorial coordinator T. J. Barber
Lt. Col. Evelyn Smith-Florence, U. S. Army (Ret.--center), mother of Guideposts editorial coordinator T. J. Barber
Military Outreach

Guideposts: Veterans' Stories

Military outreach and supporting our troops has long been a key part of our mission here at Guideposts. With Veterans Day approaching, we're pleased to share with our readers these photographs of Guideposts employees and their relatives, who served our country with valor and distinction.

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