190115-N-IY469-020 – CMDCM Beth Nilson, command master chief, expresses her appreciation for the RP rating and the role they play alongside corpsmen. “The RPs are always primarily battle buddies with the corpsmen, right?” Nilson asked. “Especially when you’re with the Marines, you don’t really ever see the corpsmen without the RPs, and unfortunately for the […]
181128-N-IY469-016 – Lt. Cmdr. Devon Foster, staff chaplain, offers a blessing and a prayer over the chaplains and the cake. “Today, as we come alongside our fellow caregivers in the medical field, to provide pastoral care to them and their patients, empower us to stand as your presence; embolden us to speak life, hope and […]
181120-N-IY469-010 – NMCP’s Pastoral Care staff members provide information about chaplain support during the holiday stress awareness fair.
Naval Medical Center Portsmouth’s (NMCP) chaplains offered a Peace and Unity Prayer Service in the Chapel of Comfort on Nov. 6 for staff, patients and guests.
181106-N-IY469-021 – Lt. Cmdr. Christilene Whalen, resident chaplain, leads a prayer during the Peace and Unity Prayer Service. “Before we pray for peace and unity, let us for a moment center on what peace is and what unity is,” Whalen said. “Peace is not the absence of conflict, war or trouble, but it is the […]