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Padre Willis

The Thirteen Cs of Spiritual Resilience: Conscience

April 3, 2018 at 1:59 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Christopher Willis There is an Indigenous tale that expresses the universal human reality of the conscience. The conscience is that rational understanding and distinguishing between right and wrong that we all have. It’s the small voice within that speaks guilt to us when we are wrong, and speaks encouragement to do the right thing when faced with a choice. In this tale an Old Man comes upon a lodge belonging to anotherRead More

The Thirteen Cs of Spiritual Resilience: Compassion

The Thirteen Cs of Spiritual Resilience: Compassion

March 27, 2018 at 2:03 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre David Stewart Compassion is a spiritually motivating factor in many religious leaders’ and disciples’ lives. It can be defined as the inward development and outward expression of love, and the desire to seek good for others. We have seen compassion lived out in many well-known religious leaders and among our own families. It is an emotional aspect to our personal resilience in that it open us up to feel what someone elseRead More

Padre Willis

The 13 C’s of Spiritual Resilience: Confidence

February 20, 2018 at 4:58 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Christopher Willis Resilience requires confidence. Confidence is a sense of assurance in one’s own ability, or faith in the reliability of another. It can be a state of being certain, or a relation of intimate trust or secret communication. We are able to bounce back, or put everything on the line and suffer loss, when we believe another has our back. Confidence is essential to the military lifestyle. A pilot trusts theRead More

The Wing Chaplains team and the 4 Wing command team launched the Angel Tree project on Monday.
Photo: Jeff Gaye

Angel Tree launches season of giving

November 21, 2017 at 2:48 pm

Jeff Gaye Christmas may be six weeks away, but the season of giving can always use a head start. The 4 Wing Chaplains team launched their annual hamper drive earlier this month, and yesterday (Monday) they officially unveiled the Angel Tree. The Angel Tree gives people an opportunity to brighten a child’s Christmas by donating a new gift item. The tree is decorated with cardboard angels, each bearing the age and gender of an eligibleRead More