Soldier

A soldier is a defender of our freedoms, and he or she is deserving of all our respect, admiration, and gratitude for being willing to sacrifice so much for us every day.
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Daily Devotions

Go Deep to Grow Strong

Having had a son at war, I’ve learned to spend time in God’s Word, diving in and going deep.

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Military Families

Mysterious Ways: A Place for Us

Finding a home was hard work, but they weren’t alone in their search.

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Adam Burke
Military Outreach Stories

Veterans Farm: A Harvest of Hope for Veterans

A troubled Iraq veteran helps himself and others by returning to the agricultural life he knew and loved.

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A jubilant J. R. Martinez holds his Mirrorball trophy aloft.
Military Outreach Stories

J.R. Martinez: 'Dancing with the Stars' Winner Relies on Faith

A badly burned Iraq veteran rises above his setbacks to win Dancing with the Stars.

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A dandelion in the weedy garden of a military family
Military Families

Reach Out to the Family of a Deployed Soldier

The community supporting military families needs to make sure those left at home have the help they need. Here are some specific ideas.

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Angels

Miracle on the Base

His job on the line, a vitally important boiler on the fritz, he prayed for help–and received it.

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Lori Seither
Military Families

Love, Mom

Letters were her only way of keeping in touch. Why couldn’t she figure out what to say?

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Military Families

God Provides No Matter What

This gift at this time served as a reminder that God provides what we need when we need it.

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Military Families

Camps for Military Kids and Families

Military kids grow up knowing what it means to serve an idea greater than self. But it's not always easy for them...

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Guideposts editorial assistant Allison Churchill before welcome-home ceremony
Power of Prayer

Prayers for Fort Hood

Allison Churchill, an Army vet, has been praying for Ft. Hood victims.

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