covid update

COVID-19 Update

Our Chaplains are committed to providing the best and safest care possible during the COVID-19 crisis. We were made to serve and respond in “such as time as this.”

5-8 COVID-19

Hello, I.F.O.C. has been monitoring the COVID-19 situation and how it may affect future trainings as well as the 2020 Conference.  The title of the conference is “Connections, Fellowship, & Training.”  The vision is to have the I.F.O.C. Chaplain family come together for the event to build relationships with each other at the conference.  That […]

4-28 COVID-19

This morning, Americans are waking up to some of the states beginning to contemplate reopening for business.  Most of the states that have released plans to reopen are planning to do so in phases with reduced occupancy requirements for buildings and business activities.  In order to give enough time for states to implement their plans, […]

4-23 COVID-19

Due to the increasing uncertainty of what the future will hold for in-person gatherings and travel & lodging issues, I.F.O.C. will not be scheduling any new in-person training classes in 2020. Currently scheduled classes will be evaluated each month to determine if they can be held as scheduled, or will need to be rescheduled in […]

4-22 COVID-19

The attached document includes Self-Care tips as well as Community Engagement ideas for Chaplains during the COVID-19 Pandemic.  Put together by Chaplains Kathy Burden and Blythe Fowler

4-21 COVID-19

Video message from Chaplain Kathy Burden

4-8 COVID-19

Video message from Chaplain Larry Burden

4-2 COVID-19

Texas’s governor issued an executive order putting restrictions in place on travel and essential businesses that affect the I.F.O.C. headquarters until April 30th, 2020.  The order is very similar to the county order that was already in place so it will not greatly change headquarter’s ability to continue to provide the usual services that the […]

4-1 COVID-19

Video message from Chaplain Gale Yandell on ministering as a Chaplain during this time.

3-27 COVID-19

Video message from I.F.O.C.’s president, Wayne Williams

3-25 COVID-19

In response to the continuing threat of the COVID-19 virus, I.F.O.C., along with the class host locations, are rescheduling all Chaplain classes through April.  Students enrolled in these classes will be receiving a phone call to alert them of this, and the opportunity to either attend the rescheduled class (once dates are known) or attend […]