Hope in a Hard Place

Hope in a Hard Place: Army Reserve Chaplain Ministers in Time of Need By Chaplain Adam Kawaguchi, USAR The hardest funeral I have done yet happened over Annual Training (AT) this year; I share the following story with the service member’s permission. I was providing chaplain support to an engineer company in Yakima, WA. I began my typical battlefield circulation, … Read More

The Fox Report

The Fox Report: 785 Visits in 2016 – Report on Two Chaplain Andy writes: “Chaplain Gerry Fox has served Military, Veterans and Family members of the Southern California VA Healthcare System for many years. He graduated from the US Military Academy at West Point in 1967, and spent 8 years as an infantry officer. Following that he served 20 years … Read More

A Funny Thing Happened to Me on the Way to the Pentagon

By Chaplain Andy Meverden, Director of Chaplaincy On January 12th, I attended the annual Armed Forces Chaplains Board (AFCB) in Washington, DC.  It is the one time each year that the military Chiefs of Chaplains (Army, Navy – including Marines and Coast Guard, and Air Force), all their deputies of the Reserve Components, and lead chaplain recruiters gather together– in … Read More

New Video on Chaplain Page

  Across America, and around the world, CBAmerica chaplains serve in a wide variety of ministries, Federal State, and Civilian. Our chaplains serve in all branches of the US Military, (Navy, Marine, Coast Guard & Air Force) and its components (Active, Guard & Reserve); plus the Federal Bureau of Prisons and the Veterans Health Administration. Other serve in civilian chaplaincies … Read More

Wolves, Sheep, and Sheep Dogs

Current challenges in Law Enforcement Ministry By Pastor/Chaplain Jim Lightle with Chaplain Andy Meverden We live in a challenging world. Church ministry is especially challenging; but imagine, as pastor, balancing the merger of two churches, and serving as a volunteer chaplain in your local Sherriff’s Department.  Pastor Jim Lightle finds himself exactly there: “We have merged two churches together and … Read More