Heather Nystrom, Michigan National Guard’s Director of Psychological Health, discusses suicide prevention July 9, 2019 in Lansing, Michigan. Key Michigan leadership and junior enlisted Soldiers will be highlighted throughout the month as they discuss different suicide awareness and prevention techniques, as well as personal stories. September is Suicide Prevention month throughout the Department of Defense. […]
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 […]
Soldiers of the Minnesota National Guard’s 34th Red Bull Infantry Division and the Indiana National Guard’s 38th Cyclone Infantry Division gather to transfer authority of U.S. Army Central Command’s Task Force Spartan.
190708-N-N0901-0001 DAKAR, Senegal (July 8, 2019) – Capt. Herbert Griffin, force chaplain of U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa, fourth from left, poses for a group photo with leadership representatives from the four Muslim brotherhoods of Senegal, Tijaniya, Kadrraya, Mouridiya, Layeniya, and the Christian church, during a Chaplain Conference held at the U.S. Embassy of Dakar, Senegal […]
As Capt. Anthony Hosein looks back on the nearly two years he spent as the Special Victim Counsel at Camp Zama, he is glad the position exists and is proud of the work he has done.
The 156th Chaplaincy hosted and taught a superhero themed “Got Your Back” Strong Bonds Seminar for more than 20 Airmen during a retreat Jul. 12-14 on the east side of the island. “Got Your Back” is an interactive curriculum focused on helping individuals to improve understanding and decision-making in their relationships.
Botswanan Defense Force Chaplain, Lt. Col. Nigel Mokubung gives a benediction during the opening ceremony for Upward Minuteman 2019 at the Thebephatshwa Airbase in Botswana on July 11, 2019. More than 170 Army and Air Guardsmen from North Carolina, Alabama and New Jersey traveled to Botswana to participate in Upward Minuteman 2019, a U.S. Africa […]
We are taught, being healthy means physically, socially, spiritually and lastly, mentally fit, the one many people push out of their line of sight. But ignoring any aspect of fitness, especially mental fitness can have a detrimental impacts to one’s life and military career. People find ways to become more physically fit, why not have […]
190711-N-KW492-1043 ATLANTIC OCEAN (July 11, 2019) Lt. Reginald Jones, a chaplain aboard the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3), measures the distance between Kearsarge and the fast combat support ship USNS Supply (T-AOE 6) with a laser range finder during a replenishment-at-sea. Kearsarge is deployed to the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations […]
Chaplain Earl A. Smith, team chaplain for the Golden State Warriors and San Francisco 49ers, brought a message of love to a crowd of more than 50 people during Fort Irwin’s National Day of Prayer breakfast on May 22.