190716-N-UN744-0039

190716-N-UN744-0039

190716-N-UN744-0039 – ABIDJAN, Cote d’Ivoire (July 16, 2019) – U.S. and Ivorian sailors exchange insights and professional expectations during the Religious Ministry Leaders Chaplain Conference held aboard the Spearhead-class expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Carson City (T-EPF 7) in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, July 16, 2019. Carson City is deployed to the Gulf of Guinea to demonstrate progress through partnerships and U.S. commitment to West African countries through small boat maintenance assistance, maritime law enforcement engagement, and medical and community relations outreach. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Travis Simmons/Released)
190716-N-UN744-0039

190716-N-UN744-0005

190716-N-UN744-0005

190716-N-UN744-0005 – ABIDJAN, Cote d’Ivoire (July 16, 2019) – Senior Chief Religious Program Specialist Patience Ray, assigned to U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa, speaks with Ivorian chaplains about the roles of enlisted personnel in supporting service members and chaplains during the Religious Ministry Leaders Chaplain Conference held aboard the Spearhead-class expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Carson City (T-EPF 7) in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, July 16, 2019. Carson City is deployed to the Gulf of Guinea to demonstrate progress through partnerships and U.S. commitment to West African countries through small boat maintenance assistance, maritime law enforcement engagement, and medical and community relations outreach. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Travis Simmons/Released)
190716-N-UN744-0005

USS Green Bay (LPD 20) Sunday Service

USS Green Bay (LPD 20) Sunday Service

190714-N-DX072-1065 CORAL SEA (July 14, 2019) Lt. Cmdr. Andrew Colvin, a Navy chaplain from Baker City, Oregon, leads the crew in prayer during a Roman Catholic Holy Mass aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). Green Bay, part of the Wasp Expeditionary Strike Group, with embarked 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, is currently participating in Talisman Sabre 2019 off the coast of Northern Australia. A bilateral, biennial event Talisman Sabre is designed to improve U.S. and Australian combat training, readiness and interoperability through realistic, relevant training necessary to maintain regional security, peace and stability. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Anaid Banuelos Rodriguez)
USS Green Bay (LPD 20) Sunday Service

Religious Services

Religious Services

190714-N-MH210-0012
ATLANTIC OCEAN. (July 14, 2019) –
Lt. Cmdr. John Mabus, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Chaplain, leads a protestant worship service in the chapel of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). 26th MEU is embarked with the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group preparing for an upcoming deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Zachary A. Anderson)
Religious Services

Carson City Crew Visits Empire of the Children in Dakar, Senegal

Carson City Crew Visits Empire of the Children in Dakar, Senegal

190709-N-UN744-0137 – DAKAR, Senegal (July 9, 2019) – Capt. Herbert Griffin, force chaplain of U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa/U.S. Sixth Fleet, shows donated school supplies and games to Anta Mbow, director of the children’s boarding school and reintegration center L’Empire des Enfants, and U.S. Ambassador to Senegal Tulinabo S. Mushingi, during a community relations engagement through Africa Partnership Station with the embarked military detachment of the Spearhead-class expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Carson City (T-EPF 7) in Dakar, Senegal, July 9, 2019. Carson City is deployed Africa Partnership Station mission to the Gulf of Guinea to demonstrate progress through partnership and U.S. commitment to West Africa through small boat maintenance assistance, maritime law enforcement engagement, and medical and community relations outreach. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Travis Simmons/Released)
Carson City Crew Visits Empire of the Children in Dakar, Senegal