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Richard H. Schneider, Guideposts Roving Editor
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The U.S.S. General Harry Taylor: The Answer to a Soldier's Prayer

A World War II veteran remembers the troop carrier that brought him safely home.

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For Military Families, 5 Ways to Cope While They're Away

Having a loved one sent to war can be difficult for those left behind. These five tips from author Sara Horn will help you stay positive.

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Veterans Farm: A Harvest of Hope for Veterans

A troubled Iraq veteran helps himself and others by returning to the agricultural life he knew and loved.

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A jubilant J. R. Martinez holds his Mirrorball trophy aloft.
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J.R. Martinez: 'Dancing with the Stars' Winner Relies on Faith

A badly burned Iraq veteran rises above his setbacks to win Dancing with the Stars.

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Our Returning Troops: From Military Hero to Therapy Dog

In two deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan, Ddoc saved lives in battle and paid a cost: canine PTSD. His career was over until one soldier took up his cause.

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Our Returning Troops: Ballet Eases Iraq Veteran's Anxiety

How the art of dance taught former Marine Roman Baca to overcome his lifelong enemies: Anger and anxiety

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PTSD: A Military Chaplain's Private Battle

Embracing God's grace helps a military chaplain begin to overcome the debilitating effects of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

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Gary Sinise Honors Our Nation's Veterans

The acclaimed actor share his inspiring story of supporting our nation's fighting men and women.

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Our Returning Troops: TBI Sparks a Marine's Most Difficult Battle

Traumatic Brain Injury. At last, a name for what was wrong with her husband since his return from Iraq. 

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Soldiers Coming Home: A Military Mother's Answered Prayer

It was her idea to have her son live at home after his return from Iraq. Was it a bad move?

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