The Fort McCoy Religious Support Office coordinated the Veterans Day Prayer Luncheon, the installation’s official observance of Veteran’s Day, on Nov. 8 to honor all those who have served in the U.S. military.
A U.S. Air Force Airman from the 821st Contingency Response Squadron, has become the first Airman to be granted a religious accommodation for a shaving waiver based on his Muslim faith.
https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/photos/1811/4907152/250x167_q75.jpgLt. Cmdr. Harold Woodruff, right, presents the Veterans Moter Veterans Home with a plaque of appreciation at the Veterans home in Oslo, Norway Nov. 15, 2018. Marines and Sailors with the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit and USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7) assisted in general maintenance, constructed a toy shelf and built relationships with Norwegian veterans. […]
“With this first deployment, I want to go with something other than myself or family to hold on to and to have faith in. Just in case there are bad days or lonely or negative, dark, questioning times … I’m not saying there will be anything bad, but I don’t know what to expect.”
By Douglas H Stutz, Naval Hospital Bremerton Pubic Affairs — As long as Sailors have sailed the Seven Seas, there has been times of stress, struggle and strain.
Dozens of people participated in the installation’s Veteran’s Day Prayer Luncheon on Nov. 8, 2018, at McCoy’s Community Center at Fort McCoy, Wis.
https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/photos/1811/4905130/167x250_q75.jpgKaren Birkeness, retired Fort McCoy employee, and Tammy Leach, Fort McCoy family member, play the national anthem during the installation’s Veteran’s Day Prayer Luncheon on Nov. 8, 2018, at McCoy’s Community Center at Fort McCoy, Wis. Dozens of people attended the event that was organized by the post Religious Support Office. Chaplain (Col.) Bobby Whitlock, […]
Associates attended a Veterans Information Fair and special program to celebrate and honor those who have served in the US military throughout the day Nov. 7 at the Defense Supply Center Columbus.
https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/frames/video/1811/640711/250x141_q75.jpgMarine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, North Carolina Command Chaplain, Lt. Derek Vande Slunt discusses “Gratitude Through Resilience” and how we can be thankful during the Thanksgiving holiday on November 8th, 2018. He also reflects on how far we have come since Hurricane Florence. Hurricane Florence hit MCAS Cherry Point in September 2018 and caused […]
Naval Education and Training Command’s (NETC) Force Master Chief Mamudu K. Cole conducted a site visit to Naval Chaplaincy School and Center (NCSC) at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, Nov. 14.