Roger Helle Bio

Roger Helle is a Marine who served three tours in Vietnam. He is the recipient of the Bronze Star Medal with Combat "V," three Purple Heart Medals, and other decorations. He was medically discharged in 1971 after nine months recovering from near-fatal wounds. Mark Alexander wrote a profile on Roger in 2007: "Point Man." Roger worked in the security field for almost a decade after leaving the Marine Corps, and he is author of Point Man, A Time to Kill, A Time to Heal, and other books on Vietnam. He and his wife Shirley spent 40 years working with Teen Challenge, a faith-based program for those bound by life-controlling addictions. He has returned to Vietnam more than 20 times, providing humanitarian assistance in rural areas, and he now offers consulting services to nonprofit organizations.

Roger Helle / March 20, 2023

Final Deployment: Vietnam

My last deployment with Vets With A Mission is complete. My final tour of duty is finished.

Roger Helle / March 13, 2023

Dispatches From Vietnam: Part III

In 1989, the communists ruled with an iron hand. But somehow we were allowed to bring in 10,000 Vietnamese Bibles.

Roger Helle / March 6, 2023

Dispatches From Vietnam: Part II

I met with a government official in 1989 who had been the Regimental Commander of a unit that nearly wiped my company out.

Roger Helle / February 27, 2023

Dispatches From Vietnam: Part I

By the time you read this, Shirley and I will have arrived in Saigon, Vietnam. This is my 20th and last trip.

Roger Helle / February 20, 2023

Ready, Shoot, Aim!

Everyone knows the balloon was from China. The other “objects” are a mystery to the Pentagon. Is this what $800 billion in military appropriations gives us?

Roger Helle / February 13, 2023

Silencing the Lambs

Progressives are throwing everything they have to silence us. We don’t have to help them by retreating from the battlefield.

Roger Helle / February 6, 2023

Have Americans Lost Hope?

When we repent of the evil intent of our hearts and humble ourselves before God, He will respond by fulfilling His promise to us.

Roger Helle / January 30, 2023

The Blind Leading the Blind

Biden has been blind to every national security threat we’ve faced, or he chooses not to see how vulnerable we are to our enemies.

Roger Helle / January 23, 2023

It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World!

We are in the darkest spiritual battle for the soul of our nation in many years.

Roger Helle / January 16, 2023

Inquiring Minds Want to Know

“He who permits himself to tell a lie once, finds it much easier to do it a second and third time, till at length it becomes habitual.”

Roger Helle / January 9, 2023

The Insanity Method of Governance

INSANITY — Doing the same thing over and over again, each time expecting a different result.

Roger Helle / December 19, 2022

Joy to the World!

Things may look hopeless, but I’ve faced hopeless situations before, as has our nation.

Roger Helle / December 12, 2022

Hope for the Next Generation

I was invited to speak at a banquet in Big Sandy, Texas. While Big Sandy is NOT big, what’s happening there is.

Roger Helle / December 5, 2022

But Joe, What About China?

Biden has been compromised, and more and more Americans are starting to realize it.

Roger Helle / November 28, 2022

Joe Biden’s Thriving Economy

The president has built and appealed to the myriad leftist grievances about our great country.

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