Please send us your prayer requests. Make sure you get a person’s permission before asking that they be added to our prayer list.  It is a HIPAA violation to disclose a person’s medical condition without their permission.

firefighter in prayer (3)Also HIPAA makes it difficult for a chaplain to know if a member or family of your flock is hospitalized.  Inform your families that it is their responsibility to notify the chaplain if there is a hospitalization.   As an appointed chaplain of your department you are a part of the care team and are entitled to information that is authorized by other care team members in your line of duty.  However, keep in mind that you are bound by law to a high standard of confidentially.  You are not to divulge any information you obtain in the discharge of your duties as a chaplain to ANY OTHER PERSON outside the care team.

Please Pray for:

  • Each other as we perform the day-to-day tasks of our chaplaincy.
  • Pray for God’s guidance as we encounter some of the most difficult situations known to man.
  • Pray that we will always exhibit compassion with our firefighters, the victims we serve, and all with whom we come into contact.
  • Pray that we will keep ourselves safe and fit so that we can continue to serve those who serve.
  • Pray for  Ed Stauffer, director of the FFC and Michael Perser  of the LFCN as they guide the Federation and the Network.
  • Pray for Ed Stauffer, founder and director of the FFC as he is recovering from cancer surgery. 
  • Pray for all families of LODD firefighters who have lost their lives.
  • Pray for the new chaplains who have completed the Essentials of Fire Chaplaincy and CISM class as active members of LFCN.
  • Pray for the continued work of the Walk of Honor Foundation and the Louisiana Firefighters Memorial grounds and for contributions to complete and maintain the grounds.  
  • Pray for Butch Browning, our State Fire Marshal who supervises our state Fire Marshal team.
  • Pray for all the firefighters in your department who serves daily.
  • Pray for the Change of Command Ceremony July 17 where Jim Burns places his mantle on the shoulders of Michael Perser as Command Chaplain of LFCN.

updated  061719

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