For the wounded veterans and their spouses who come to Port Alsworth for “Operation Heal Our Patriots,” the aftermath of war brought big struggles and tested their marriages in ways they never imagined.

Samaritan’s Purse says it created this program to help couples strengthen their bonds – to help them work together to heal from the trauma of war.

In Part 2 of this week’s Frontiers, “Hope for Veterans: A Healing Journey,” a look at how this spiritual retreat helps couples move beyond the war.