Edie Melson

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Busy Isn’t the Answer

How a simple head cold led to a path away from fear

8 Stress-Busters for Military Families

How to make your family a priority when other responsibilities crowd your days

How a Military Mom Fights Her Fears

When a loved one is in danger far away, here are ways to combat your own fears at home.

When a Military Mother’s Fear Turned to Pride

Divine help in accepting a son’s unexpected decision to enlist in the Marines

Military Family Holiday Hacks

5 tips to help military families find more joy and peaceand less stressduring the holidays.

The Warrior's Psalm

Psalm 91 is a comfort for military families–and the rest of us–when loved ones are in danger.

Witnessing Support During Military Appreciation Month

A moving example of how one community reached out to help a military family in a crucial time.

How to Bring Comfort to Deployed Troops

For the approaching holidays, now is the time to make sure military men and women do not feel forgotten.

On Veterans Day, Remember the Beauty of Commitment

Few know exactly what they’ve signed up for when they join the military, making those who serve all the more precious.

3 Ways to Quit Your Worry Habit

Getting through stress with grit and grace takes practice. Here are some tips.