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Chaplain (Major General) Douglas L. Carver, United States Army, Retired, is the Executive Director of Chaplaincy Services for the North American Mission Board, providing professional and pastoral support to 3600 Southern Baptist Chaplains who minister in various institutional settings around the world. He retired from the United States Army in 2011 after serving 38 years of military service on behalf of our country. His last duty position was as the 22nd Army Chief of Chaplains at the Pentagon in Washington, DC, serving over 2900 chaplains who support the religious and pastoral needs of our 1.2 million soldiers and families. Chaplain Carver earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in religious studies from the University of Tennessee. He also received the Master of Divinity degree in pastoral studies from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky and the Master of Science in strategic studies from the United States Army War College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. An ordained Southern Baptist minister, Chaplain Carver has pastored churches in Colorado, Kentucky, North Carolina, and Virginia. A native of Rome, Georgia, he and his wife, Sunny, currently reside in Waxhaw, North Carolina near their two daughters and four grandchildren.
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July 6, 2015 by Doug Carver | Evangelism | Send Network
“We need to plant a faithful Gospel presence near every US military base in the world.” That was the strategic vision Kevin Ezell, president of the North American Mission Board (NAMB), burned into my heart almost two summers ago. It gave birth to...