In his workshop, “A Ministry of Presence,” Director of Regular Baptist Chaplaincy Manning Brown spoke on the importance of chaplaincy ministries. Brown gave a brief history of how the chaplaincy has been an integral part of militaries and communities since Old Testament times. Then he issued a call to all church leaders and members to begin thinking through how they ...more
Nearly 20 chaplains attended annual chaplaincy training on Tuesday at the 2017 GARBC conference. The session began with members of Sandy Cove Ministries staff discussing a program available to military families reunited after deployments. Operation Oasis provides the opportunity for families to reconnect at Sandy Cove free of charge, whether for a family vacation, couples weekend getaway, or personal retreat. ...more
Veterans’ Day , a great time to reach out to your community and honor local heroes, is November 11. Here are great resources for planning a special patriotic service or event.
1. Tract: “A Soldier’s Journey of Faith,” The story of Major General David H. Hicks, the current Army Chief of Chaplains. Produced by Good News Publishers, 1300 Crescent St., Wheaton, ...more