Commentary

July 18, 2014

Chaplain’s Thoughts

Chaplain (Lt. Col.) Theadore Wilson
56th Fighter Wing Chapel

John Wooden

“There is no pillow as soft as a clear conscience.”

~ John Wooden

How do you sleep at night? Are you so troubled with life and its situations that you find it hard to sleep? One of the best pieces of advice I can relay to you is the quote above.

If you truly want a clear conscience and peace in your life like you have never experienced, give yourself to God — let Him begin to work a miracle in you.

With that, it is time for me to say good-bye. This is my last column here at Luke Air Force Base, and as I head out the door for a permanent change of station, I leave you with this blessing from Aaron from the book of Numbers. “The Lord bless you and keep you; The Lord make His face shine upon you, and be gracious to you; The Lord lift up His countenance upon you, and give you peace.”

Blessings from Above…




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