For many people in the military community, there is perhaps no time that belief is more emphatically tested and acted upon than in war. There is tremendous pride that comes with serving our country or having a family member serve in the military. At the same time, there can be heartache, loneliness, and a constant fear for the safety of that son or daughter, sister or brother, father or mother who is stationed far from home.
To bring attention to the unique strength and convictions of America’s military community, This I Believe is honoring our nation’s servicemen and women, veterans, and military families by sharing the stories of their core values and deepest beliefs. If you are a service member, veteran, or a military family member, we want to hear from you. Please submit your essay here.
Click the links below to explore the beliefs of our country’s military community.