MCA National Institute and Annual Meeting 2016

The Ethical Challenges of Chaplaincy

October 25 – 27, 2016 Sheraton Pentagon City, 900 S Omre Street, Arlington VASheraton

October 25th – MOAA Annual Meeting – 0900 – 1100 Optional MCA Seminars – 1300 – 1700 Awards Banquet 1800 – 2100

October 26th – MCA National Institute – 0800 – 1500 – Three presentations with Q&A Emerson Luncheon – 1200 MCA Annual Meeting – 1530 MCA Memorial Service – 1630

October 27th – 0900 – 1400 Seminar on Chaplaincy – designed for actively serving chaplains – CEUs awarded for attendance

Registration, speakers, and other information coming soon.

National Meetings Informational

Chaplaincy in the News

Chaplain Capt. Troy Dandrea - 4th of July shout-out for Texas Rangers
Chaplain Capt. Troy Dandrea does a fourth of July shout-out for Texas Rangers. >>
Sat, Jul 02, 2016
Pentagon Ramadan Iftar 2016: Strength in Faith, Character in Service
The 18th annual Pentagon Ramadan Iftar 2016: Strength in Faith, Character in Service took place in the Pentagon Library Conference Center. Speakers include: Secretary of Defense Honorable Ash Carter, Secretary of the Army Honorable Eric Fanning, Chaplain (COL) Kenneth Williams, Pentagon chaplain and guest speaker Imam Zia Makhdoom. Ramadan is >>
Fri, Jul 01, 2016
U.S. Military personnel meet with Romanian neighbors to discuss partnership ideas
MIHAIL KOGALNICEANU, Romania –Primaria Daniela Ancuta Belu, Mayor of Mihail Kogalniceanu, Romania, waits for Ioan Razvan (right) to translate for U.S Army Sgt. 1st Class Gamal D. Forbes, 82nd Civil Affairs Battalion (center) during a meeting June 30, 2016 between U.S. military personnel from Mihail Kogalniceanu Air Base and the >>
Fri, Jul 01, 2016
FORT HUNTER LIGGETT, Calif. -- "Soldiers are not going to be equipped to fight if they are not spiritually resilient. They need to know who they are deep down inside and what they live for," said Chaplain (Lt. Col.) Graham Harbman, 311th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary). >>
Mon, Jun 27, 2016
Some argue faith and being a member of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) community are at odds with one another, however for one Fort Sill chaplain the two are not incompatible. >>
Wed, Jun 22, 2016

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