Edie Melson

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How to Adopt a Soldier

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

10 Bible Verses to Encourage a Military Loved One

Comforting quotes for letters or emails to those on deployment

5 Ways to Let Go of Deployment Fears

There are a lot of negative emotions associated with deployment. How a military family can turn the tide.

3 Ways to Help Military Families Care for Aging Parents

When we come together as a community, we can help far-flung families cope with caregiving duties.

A Military Mom Finds Solace in the Psalms

During her son's deployment, fear and sadness were overwhelming until this mom picked up her Bible.

5 Ways to Help Military Families Get Kids Back to School

As deployments ramp up and households become one parent, here's how you can offer support.

How Service Dogs Support Our Veterans

International Assistance Dog Week celebrates these canine angels of help.

When Life’s Storms Keep Coming

How military families can face stress, anxiety and worry with a little more understanding and peace.

Love in Action

With deployments increasing, now’s the time to reach out to military families and offer help.

What Is a Blue Star Memorial Highway?

Many of our nation's roadways are dedicated to those in the military who sacrificed so much.