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US Chaplains meet Dutch Humanist Chaplains

US Chaplains meet Dutch Humanist Chaplains

This January, the Dutch military agreed to send representatives to visit the US. The United States has a troubling shortage of Humanist chaplains. Despite an promising memorandum from the Department of Defense last year, 0 is the exact number of … Continue reading

Remembering Scott Smith and a Tragic End

Remembering Scott Smith and a Tragic End

Update: The family has set up a fundraiser. This is confirmed and a good spot to give. https://www.gofundme.com/HelpTheSmithGirls Scott Smith killed his wife Jennifer yesterday morning, Nov 27th, 2017, and then himself. He left their two daughters and his son … Continue reading

UnitedCoR Atheists in Foxholes – Netherlands American Cemetery to Ft Sam Houston

UnitedCoR Atheists in Foxholes – Netherlands American Cemetery to Ft Sam Houston

2017 Memorial Day Post courtesy of United Coalition of Reason No Atheists in Foxholes? Look Again! Last Sunday (Memorial Day), I attended as the Head of the Humanist Chaplaincy in the Netherlands – a guest at the American Cemetery in … Continue reading

Further Analysis of Expanded DoD Faith Groups

Further Analysis of Expanded DoD Faith Groups

Update 8/7: A 7/21 update made the following changes, which all seem to be grammatical and category errors, nothing related to content. Deleted: American Council Christian Catholic Church, Presbyterian Council for Chaplains, National Association of Evangelicals, Chaplaincy Full Gospel Churches, … Continue reading

Resources for the Newly Enlightened Atheist

Resources for the Newly Enlightened Atheist

There is significant angst in the military community about ‘loss of faith’. Loss of faith is listed explicitly as a moral injury and contributor to general and even traumatic stress. The wording ‘loss of faith’ is framed, purposely or not, … Continue reading

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