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Welcome All,

As we enter 2015 please remain vigilant and practice self care each and every day. Let us go about the days ahead remembering, "Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms." 1 Peter 4:10  Blessings upon you and your families.

CH Ron

A snippet of history pertaining to the chaplain

“When George Washington assumed command of the Continental Army at Cambridge, Massachusetts, chaplains were already present for duty. Washington could count fifteen chaplains serving with the twenty-three regiments gathered around Boston. The Continental Congress gave the chaplains its official recognition on 29 July l775, when it voted pay for various officers and enlisted personnel in the Continental Army not previously covered in its resolution of l6 July.” Nearly a year later General George Washington issued the following General Order:”

July 9, 1776
The Hon. Continental Congress having been pleased to allow a Chaplain to each Regiment, with the pay of Thirty-three Dollars and one third pr month—The Colonels or commanding officers of each regiment are directed to procure Chaplains accordingly; persons of good Characters and exemplary lives—To see that all inferior officers and soldiers pay them a suitable respect and attend carefully upon religious exercises. The blessing and protection of Heaven are at all times necessary but especially so in times of public distress and danger—The General hopes and trusts that every officer and man will endeavor to live and act as becomes a Christian soldier defending the dearest rights and liberties of his country. Signed, George Washington
[Source: The Writings of George Washington, John C. Fitzpatrick, editor (Washington: Government Printing Office, 1931), Vol. 4, p. 347, February 26, 1776 Order; and Writings (1932), Vol. 5, pp. 244-245, July 9, 1776 Order.]

 

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Happy Birthday US Army Chaplains Corps

Started by Janet Liebsch. Last reply by Ronald Jones 16 hours ago. 4 Replies

The Army Chaplains Corps was established July 29, 1775 and…Continue

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My relationship with God

Started by Cam Mitchell. Last reply by Bob Allard Jun 26. 2 Replies

What is the nature of my relationship with God? God is like a benevolent father to me. I have no doubts about his love for me. In return I love him, am loyal to him, am faithful to him. Through my conscience and my knowledge of his word I know what…Continue

Fema Trains Pastors to Prep for Martial Law. As Riots, Race Wars, Violence

Started by Capt. D Lewis. Last reply by Ronald Jones May 1. 2 Replies

Two pastors have come forward and blown the whistle on a nationwide attempt by…Continue

Your Just a Cop. For What it's Worth.

Started by Ronald Jones. Last reply by Jesse James Jessup Apr 27. 2 Replies

An excerpt from a recent blog post by Melissa Littles, Founder of The Police Wife LIfe."Our Law Enforcement Officers are being murdered as well as laying down their lives on duty every 58 hours. They are being shot while sitting at traffic lights.…Continue

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Chaplain Bagby, welcome to the Chaplains Corner! CH Ron

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Comment by Bob Allard on July 4, 2015 at 9:07am

Good articles

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Alicia, Welcome to the Chaplains Corner!


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Comment by Janet Liebsch on June 21, 2015 at 12:13pm

Amen Chaplain and great post. Happy Father's Day to all of you!!

 
 
 

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