Devotional Thought for Today – 04/23/2021

Comfort for the Grieving, Hurting, and Dying Series – Part XVI As we come to the final job area of Chaplains, a reminder we started this with describing 14 specific jobs and then breaking that down into 5 job categories. Today’s final job area for Chaplains that of Public Safety. This category encompasses: Law enforcement Fire and … More Devotional Thought for Today – 04/23/2021

Devotional Thought for Today – 04/21/2021

Comfort for the Grieving, Hurting, and Dying Series – Part XV Today we will look at the fourth job area for Chaplains that of the Military. Most Chaplains depending on their denomination are appointed, commissioned, or ordained. All military Chaplains are officers so they are Commissioned, some also ordained by their governing denominations. In addition, most commands … More Devotional Thought for Today – 04/21/2021

David Brainerd “It might have convinced an atheist, that the Lord was indeed in the place!”

American Minute with Bill Federer David Brainerd was born in Haddam, Connecticut, APRIL 20, 1718. His parents died while he was a young teenager… Source: https://americanminute.com/blogs/todays-american-minute/david-brainerd-oh-how-precious-is-time-that-god-would-make-me-more-fruitful-american-minute-with-bill-federer ALSO SEE: https://fsmandfsmwo.blog/2020/01/14/today-in-church-and-u-s-history-10/

Devotional Thought for Today – 04/20/2021

Comfort for the Grieving, Hurting, and Dying Series – Part XIV As we continue our series today’s job topic is Medical. I will get into the specific in a moment, but like in the Business/Corporate world, I have no “direct” experience here. What I do have is years of experience as an Army Medic, visiting countless veteran … More Devotional Thought for Today – 04/20/2021

Devotional Thought for Today – 04/19/2021

Comfort for the Grieving, Hurting, and Dying Series – Part XIII I apologize for the delay in continuing this series. Between doctors and other appointments Thursday and Friday last week I just never got caught up. I know I have often said the maximum effective range of an excuse is zero meters 🤨 but please forgive me. … More Devotional Thought for Today – 04/19/2021

Devotional Thought for Today – 04/14/2021

Comfort for the Grieving, Hurting, and Dying Series – Part XI Yesterday we looked at some dos and don’ts of Chaplaincy. Today I would like to explore two things, first the difference between Chaplains and Pastors, and the various positions or jobs that a Chaplain can hold. 1 Peter 4:10 I am convinced that Chaplaincy or any … More Devotional Thought for Today – 04/14/2021

Devotional Thought for Today – 04/13/2021

Comfort for the Grieving, Hurting, and Dying Series – Part X Over the past 9 articles, we have looked at the basics of what a Chaplain/Ministerial duties or mission is (provide compassionate care, comfort, and counsel) and the Stages of Grief. We noted the importance of understanding what stage an individual is in so that we can … More Devotional Thought for Today – 04/13/2021