Published on June 19, 2007
Slide1: CHAPLAINCY A Chaplain: A Chaplain Is a person Called by God Prepared and sent by the Church Ministering in some organization A MILITARY CHAPLAIN: A MILITARY CHAPLAIN A person - Called by God - Prepared and sent by the Church - Ministering in military or security forces The INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF EVANGELICAL CHAPLAINS (IAEC): The INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF EVANGELICAL CHAPLAINS (IAEC) Affiliated with the World Evangelical Alliance IAEC HISTORY: IAEC HISTORY Started 1997 in Atibaya, Brazil International Conferences Mittersill, Austria White Sulphur Springs, Pennsylvania, USA Petropolis, Brazil Davao, Mindanao, Philippines Slide6: Conference in Philippines IAEC HISTORY: IAEC HISTORY Chaplain Training Courses Argentina Singapore Suriname Trinidad Costa Rica Slide8: Training in Trinidad IAEC MISSION: IAEC MISSION To assist In the training and encouragement of Evangelical Chaplains worldwide and in the establishment and growth of chaplaincies which include Evangelicals IAEC VISION: IAEC VISION Promote development of Evangelical Chaplain witness among military forces of all nations. Provide opportunities for international and cross-cultural fellowship among Evangelicals in chaplaincy ministry worldwide. Provide training in chaplaincy ministry. Provide spiritual encouragement to Evangelical Chaplains worldwide. IAEC STATEMENT OF FAITH: IAEC STATEMENT OF FAITH We believe the Bible to be the inspired, the only infallible, authoritative Word of God. We believe that there is one God, eternally existent in three persons: Father, Son and Holy Spirit. We believe in the deity of our Lord Jesus Christ, in His virgin birth, in His sinless life, in His miracles, in His vicarious and atoning death through His shed blood, in His bodily resurrection, in His ascension to the right hand of the Father, and in His personal return in power and glory. IAEC STATEMENT OF FAITH: IAEC STATEMENT OF FAITH We believe that for the salvation of lost and sinful man, regeneration by the Holy Spirit is absolutely essential. We believe in the present ministry of the Holy Spirit by whose indwelling the Christian is enabled to live a godly life. We believe in the resurrection of both the saved and the lost; they that are saved unto the resurrection of life and they that are lost unto the resurrection of damnation. We believe in the spiritual unity of believers in our Lord Jesus Christ. IAEC MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS: IAEC MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS Certificate of Membership Recognition of work as a chaplain Not alone in his work Participate in email Prayer Shield Right to attend International Conferences IAEC MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION: IAEC MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION Personal data Agreement with Statement of Faith Certification of Military Chaplaincy work Signature Slide15: IAEC TRAINING: IAEC TRAINING For military and Security Forces IAEC TRAINING: IAEC TRAINING Is NOT theological training Is NOT available by extension course IAEC TRAINING: IAEC TRAINING BASIC CHAPLAINS TRAINING COURSE TWO PHASES Academic Phase Practicum Phase IAEC TRAINING: IAEC TRAINING BASIC CHAPLAINS TRAINING COURSE Academic Phase Two weeks full time model 6 hours a day for 10 days = 60 hours Two weeks part time model 3 hours each evening Monday through Friday And 6 hours on Saturdays = 42 hours IAEC TRAINING: IAEC TRAINING ACADEMIC PHASE SUBJECTS Biblical Perspective on Soldiering Universal Principles andamp; Chaplaincy Roles Chaplaincy Models andamp; Challenges Facing the Chaplaincy Spiritual Preparation of the Chaplain and Philosophy of Ministry Chaplain-Commander Relations IAEC TRAINING: IAEC TRAINING General Ministry Patterns Religious Services – Provision andamp; Conduct Inductive Bible Study andamp; Conversational Prayer Counseling Ministry Patterns Critical Incident Intervention Hospital and Prison Ministry The Chaplain as Staff Officer The Chaplain as Supervisor IAEC TRAINING: IAEC TRAINING Interfaith Cooperation andamp; Denominational Distinctives The Chaplain andamp; Para-Church Ministries The Chaplain andamp; Utilization of Resources The Chaplain in Combat The Chaplain and Ethics Strengthening Relationships - Priorities IAEC TRAINING: IAEC TRAINING BASIC CHAPLAINS TRAINING COURSE Practicum Phase – 10 weeks (Optional) Read and Report on a Chaplaincy Book 30 hours of practical Chaplaincy work in at least two of these three areas: Military, Hospital, Prison IAEC TRAINING: IAEC TRAINING CERTIFICATES OF TRAINING ARE GIVEN FOR COMPLETION OF Academic Training and Practicum IAEC TRAINING: IAEC TRAINING LOGISTICS IAEC - Offers the course as a gift - Provides Chaplaincy books at cost HOSTING NATION - Arranges for site and students - Responsible for in country transportation, food and lodging of the IAEC Team CHAPLAINCY: CHAPLAINCY Do you have any QUESTIONS ?