Indiana pastors were invited to the State House in Indianapolis on Feb. 18 to be part of a Pastors’ Day. Chaplain Matt Barnes has organized and hosted this special day biannually since 2010, for the purpose of helping pastors interact with the state legislators. This year Chaplain John Murdoch, director of Regular Baptist Chaplaincy Ministries, was able to be a ...more
You’re an armed forces service member from a GARBC church. During a personal conversation, you speak up for traditional marriage. Later you’re threatened and denied promotion. Chaplain John Murdoch, director of Regular Baptist Chaplaincy Ministries, is able to help.
For 16 years Murdoch has been helping protect the religious freedom of chaplains and service members by giving input through personal meetings, ...more
The first role of the military chaplain is that of pastor, which is why the Department of Defense requires pastoral experience before it will commission anyone as a chaplain. One of the reasons Regular Baptist chaplains are so effective is their understanding of and commitment to local church pastoral ministry. Most of them maintain relationships with members of churches where ...more