ARLINGTON, Va.— It’s Thursday, Sept. 27, and about 100 U.S. Army soldiers are seated in an auditorium at Fort Myer, listening to Chaplain Mark Worrell speak on suicide. At the same time as Worrell is speaking, U.S. Army troops around the world are pausing to participate in similar efforts as part of the Army’s suicide prevention training.
Suicide statistics in the ...more
God has allowed Chaplain Jerry Hamblin to have two strong avenues of service interwoven in his life’s ministry for God and country, and on Sept. 18 he was honored with a 30-year Government Service Award.
After serving four years in the U.S. Navy, Jerry enrolled at Northwest Baptist Seminary (now Corbin University) and then became a chaplain in the United States ...more
BROOKVILLE, Ohio—Entering Bible Baptist Fellowship on Sept. 9, someone might have wondered who got shot. Uniformed police officers from six law enforcement agencies were there that day. While their purpose was serious, it wasn’t a disaster that had brought them to the church. They were there to be honored on Law Enforcement Appreciation Day, the first celebration of its kind ...more