530 || Walk. Don’t Run!
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530 || Walk. Don’t Run!

Hannah Ezell - August 13, 2018

“Stop. Crying!” I said to myself once again. It had been two weeks since my 18-week appointment, and I was somehow still stuck. As an emergency room…

526 || A Military See-Saw
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526 || A Military See-Saw

Hannah Ezell - July 20, 2018

Every Independence Day, the whole family gets together from all over the country for a week at our incredible MeMaw’s home on Granbury Lake in Texas. There…

519 || A Tale of Two Families, One God
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Life
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519 || A Tale of Two Families, One God

Hannah Ezell - May 7, 2018

In  2011, I was working as a barista at a coffee shop in the foothills of Southern California. It was a four-day road trip from home and…

504 || That’s Our Walters
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504 || That’s Our Walters

Jessie Harbin - March 13, 2018

It took three seconds for Richard Walters to decide to give Tony Davis his kidney. The two weren’t friends; they just worked together at the meat counter…

494 || Foul-Weather Friends
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Life
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494 || Foul-Weather Friends

Hannah Ezell - January 22, 2018

When my husband went to Afghanistan, I knew things would be difficult, and I knew communication would likely be hit and miss. I knew he would be…

493 || Waiting on the Worst
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Life
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493 || Waiting on the Worst

Hannah Ezell - January 11, 2018

It was mid November 2010. I was a newlywed with a husband in Afghanistan, and the Department of Defense (DoD) website had just listed another casualty from…

391 || The Battle on the Homefront: When War Comes Home
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391 || The Battle on the Homefront: When War Comes Home

Amanda Bradshaw - October 26, 2016

Post traumatic stress disorder impacts more than just the soldier; sometimes the whole family suffers. Here we share some of their struggles. For better or worse, in…

375 || Serve & Protect: Officer Needs Assistance
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375 || Serve & Protect: Officer Needs Assistance

Bruce Martin - July 5, 2016

He tapped on the window, but no one moved. Officer Robert Michaels looked through the window of the mangled vehicle, and what he saw was devastating—five men,…

371 || An Unexpected Gift: The Bigger Picture of Down Syndrome
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371 || An Unexpected Gift: The Bigger Picture of Down Syndrome

Kerry Coker - June 15, 2016

For a long time, Jillian Benfield's blog featured a perfect illustration of the perfect family: A retro drawing of her and her husband Andy, their bright-eyed baby…

82 || Spending Christmas Apart
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Life
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82 || Spending Christmas Apart

Jenny Genger - November 15, 2013

Why does it seem like the holidays come so fast every year?  If you’re anything like me, in the middle of holiday craziness, you tell yourself that next…