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Military Outreach Stories

Veterans Day—Honoring Women Who Serve

Women in military uniform do the same jobs as the men they serve beside.

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Letters
Military Outreach Stories

The Power of a Letter

Despite the immediacy of email, a military mom shares that nothing beats putting pen to paper.

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How a military family should surrender
Military Outreach Stories

The Power of Surrendering

It's ironic, but when it comes to being a healthy military family or soldier, the concept of surrendering plays an important spiritual role.

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Support for a military family
Military Outreach Stories

An Outpouring of Love for a Military Family

How a church community offered love and support when a son enlisted.

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Military family
Military Outreach Stories

5 Ways a Military Mom Turned Her Fears Over to God

It was a struggle to replace negative thoughts with hope, but it can happen through faith.

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Appreciating our military
Military Outreach Stories

When Appreciation for Veterans Is Personal

The special celebration of remembering and honoring an enlisted person you know.

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U.S. Marine
Military Outreach Stories

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 Stories

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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