Edie Melson

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Is there a military family in your community?
Military Families

3 Ways to Help a Military Family

We may not know that someone has a loved one serving. Here’s why it’s important to find out.

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Becoming a spiritual athlete.
Military Families

Becoming a Spiritual Athlete

Like a soldier in training, we all have a race to run for God.

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Celebrating camo green on Valentine's Day
Military Families

10 Reasons to Love Our Military

In this season of Valentine’s red and pink, some military green

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Finding more light and connection with God in short cold days of winter.
Military Families

Finding Spiritual Sunshine

Through the short, dark days of winter, ways of finding more light and connection with God.

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Spiritual nourishment from the Bible
Military Families

How to Get Spiritual Nourishment

There’s no substitute for the real thing.

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Bringing compassion to disagreements
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Bringing Compassion to Disagreements

Do my words reflect the love Jesus wants for all of us?

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How a power outage blessed a family
Military Families

An Inconvenience and a Blessing

A snowstorm and power outage deliver the gift of family time.

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5 spiritual tools a military mom uses to fight despair.
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5 Spiritual Tools to Keep Your Spirits Up

A military mom shares ways to beat back despair in dark times.

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A military mom appreciates the changes in her son after his deployment.
Military Families

Letting God Change Us

A military mom learns to accept–and appreciate–the changes in her son after his first deployment.

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8 spiritual exercises
Military Families

8 Ways to Keep Our Spirit in Shape

Just as there's exercise for a healthy body, there's exercise for a healthy soul.

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