Edie Melson

Edie Melson

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An Unexpected Blessing

A total stranger reaches out to help Blue Star Mothers ship packages to troops for Christmas.

Help a Military Family During the Holidays

How a community can rally around a military family in the midst of deployment this season.

How to Pack Christmas Boxes for Soldiers

Getting packages to our troops overseas in good condition takes planning. Here are tips.

Top 10 Reasons I'm Thankful for Our Soldiers

This Thanksgiving, a military mom shares her appreciation for men and women in uniform.

Christmas Packing List for Our Soldiers

The deadline is fast approaching to send packages overseas.

Stay Connected During Deployment

Isolating during a loved one's deployment is not a position of strength.

Too Young to Be a Veteran

This Veterans Day, applaud the sacrifices, thank those who serve. But never forget the ultimate sacrifice of youth that war has taken.

The Blessings Keep Coming

There’s something healing about watching God bring blessings from our struggles.

During Deployment, Ask for Help

There's nothing normal about life when a loved one is deployed.

From Pain to Passion

If we let Him, God will take our pain and lead us to a place of purpose.