Over the weekend of Nov. 11, communities, churches, and civic organizations across our nation will host ceremonies honoring those who have served in the United States military. On Monday the annual Veterans Day Ceremony will be held at Arlington National Cemetery, where grateful citizens will gather to show their appreciation for those who have served and are serving. Within our ...more
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