Chief Master Sgt. James Wolverton, command chief 168th Wing, and Col. Torrence Saxe, commander 168th Wing, Alaska Air National Guard, talk with Republic of Korea Air Force Maj. Ka Kwangmyung, a chaplain, during the ROKAF’s tour of the wing’s facilities here at Eielson AFB, Alaska, June 14, 2017. Several members of the ROKAF are here […]
Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright greets Capt. Robert Mohr, 18th Wing chaplain, June 12, 2017, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. Wright is the 18th Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Quay Drawdy)
Whether active-duty Air Force, civilian or contractor, life happens, and you can’t always be prepared for it. An important part of making daily Air Force missions happen is ensuring Airmen are ready for what life hands them. During this podcast, Chaplain (Maj.) Jim Bridgham, wing chaplain, and Capt. Jerry Walker III, Ph.D., Surgeon General, 363rd […]
Chaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, gives a sermon during an observance of the Uganda Martyrs at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, June 3, 2016. The Bagram Chapel team does its best to accommodate all and provides the necessary religious services for every religion. Bagram has a large population of Ugandan workers, so the Chapel […]
U.S. Navy Cmdr. Abuhena Saifulislam, U.S. Africa Command deputy command chaplain, leads a prayer before an Iftar with members of the Somali National Army at the Mogadishu International Airport, Mogadishu, Somalia, June 5, 2017. This was the first Iftar held between U.S. and SNA military personnel. Additionally, it was the first led by a U.S. […]
Tech. Sgt. Michelle Tharpe, 507th Air Refueling Wing chaplain assistant, retires June 4, 2017, at Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., after 27 years of service. Tharpe joined the 507th ARW as a Reservist four years into her career and worked as a personnel specialist and chaplain assistant. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Callie McNary)
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Jacob Johnson, 86th Airlift Wing Chapel education and training noncommissioned officer in-charge conducted 16 crisis intervention counseling sessions last year, earning him the U.S. Air Force Chaplain Corps Richard C. Schneider Award for 2016 outstanding chaplain assistant airman.
Capt. Fabian Tafuna, 22nd Air Refueling Wing chaplain, delivers a closing prayer during Riverfest’s Military Salute Night, June 7, 2017, in Wichita, Kan. The night paid tribute to the sacrifices made by service members and their families. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Rachel Waller)
A1C Shakyra Hicks is an Aerospace Physiology Technician at the 71st Medical Group, 71st Flying Training Wing, Vance Air Force Base, Oklahoma. She participated in the Air Education and Training Command’s First Faces series sponsored by the Chaplains Corps.
KABUL, Afghanistan – U.S. Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Edward Banta (left), U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Kelly Aeschbach (center) and U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. (Chaplain) Mark Thomas render a salute during a Battle of Midway memorial ceremony in Kabul, June 5, 2017. Resolute Support senior Navy and Marine Corps officers dedicated the ceremony to those […]