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Sarah Roelofs

About Me: 

Christ-Follower. Mom. Wife. Minister of the Word. Director of Chaplaincy and Care. 

Interests: 

Sharing the story of chaplains. Extending Christ's Grace this beautiful and broken world. Hospitality. Cooking/Eating. Coffee. Social Justice. Hiking. Sunshine.

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Meet Sarah Hoogendoorn, the CRC's Newly Endorsed* Chaplain!

Sarah took a chance on an option she had never before considered (working with veterans) and discovered a "passion she didn't know existed." Find her story below! 

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A Special Thanks to Our Veterans and Military Chaplains

As a church, it can be hard to know what to say to our veterans or military chaplains. But I encourage you to identify and reach out to the veterans in your congregation. This sample email may help guide you. 

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Meet the CRC's Newly Endorsed Chaplains

The Christian Reformed Office of Chaplaincy and Care is excited to introduce Adie, Jacob, Bernie, and Trent, our newly endorsed chaplains! 

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Celebrating Pioneers

During our annual Chaplaincy and Care conference, I had the honor of meeting two pioneers who courageously overcame many challenges and paved the way for my ministry as a chaplain.  

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Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) Distance Learning Collaborative

The Clinical Pastoral Education program is offered to pastors from both CRC and RCA churches in communities throughout the United States and Canada. Read more about it here.

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Memorial Day: Grieving the Death of Lives Lost Too Soon

Rather than being thanked on Memorial Day, we veterans want to join with everyone else to remember and grieve our lost friends. Here are some tips for remembering the lives lost too soon.

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