Edie Melson

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U.S. Marine
Military Outreach

5 Hats a Military Family Must Wear

In military slang, a cap is a "cover." Here are some that loved ones of the enlisted should get comfortable wearing.

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Patience
Military Families

Embrace Patience

An impatient military mom shares how learning to wait brought her closer to God.

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U.S. Navy
Military Outreach

Honoring the Navy’s Birthday

How to reach out to members of all our military to show appreciation

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Boy on a roller coaster
Military Families

Safe In His Father’s Arms

A spiritual realization while watching a little boy ride a roller coaster for the first time.

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Financial planning for military families
Military Outreach

5 Ways Military Families Can Get Smart About Finances

When it comes to financial planning, there are special programs that offer benefits.

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4 things a military mom should avoid
Military Outreach

4 Things a Military Mom Should Avoid

Sometimes skirting certain situations can help you stay strong and hopeful.

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The flag of the U.S. Marines
Military Families

Learning to Embrace Change in a New Season

A military mom admires her son's transition from recruit to full-fledged U.S. Marine.

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Call for help
Military Families

A Military Family Calls in Reinforcements

Sometimes, in the middle of a spiritual war zone, you need to pick up the phone for help.

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How to support a military spouse
Military Outreach

Challenges of a Military Spouse

Whether their loved one is on active duty, in the reserves or deployed, the spouse at home needs special consideration, too.

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Feeding a son returning from military deployment
Military Outreach

Feeding My Son

A military mom better understands God’s generosity as she welcomes home her deployed son.

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