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Transcending      Powerlessness
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Transcending      Powerlessness

I am Chaplain Michael D. Jaques and I want to help!

My time overseas serving as an Army chaplain in war zones taught me much about powerlessness. Now as we face Covid-19, many people feel overwhelmed. Do you? My research has convinced me of one essential truth:

We cannot be broken by our human limitations if we are willing to recognize them.

Please download my FREEprimer and begin healing.

“Resolving Feelings …” gets you started andprepares you for my book A Chaplain’s Battle, which dramatizes the search for and realization of transcendence during traumatic times.

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    Army Chaplain Michael D.JAQUES tells the story of a young Chaplain, confronted by feelings of powerlessness in a time of war and turmoil. As he struggles through episodes of defeat and domestic unrest, He must find a way to overcome the obstacles within his faith and fear.

    "This is an evergreen book. You won't read it just once. It will always be helpful. A Chaplain's Battle is a gift for the soul."


    "This book is inspiring and enlightening to say the very least. It shows the human experience through many gut wrenching situations of today's military chaplains. I just could not put it down."

    "As a Fire Chaplain I have been on many calls where I thought I was making absolutely no difference. In this book I found a profound sense of affirmation"


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    By Michael | On Jan 28, 2022 | in Behavioral Science, Faith and Beliefs

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