U.S. chaplains share blessings with the elderly

U.S. Navy Chaplain Travis Moger, Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa Office of Religious Affairs director, provides spiritual counseling to a resident of Nyumba Ya Wazee, or House of the Elderly, May 9, 2016, at Nairobi, Kenya. The House of the Elderly is a part of the Little Sisters of the Poor, a non-profit organization that provides shelter and support for people who need assistance. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Eric Summers Jr.)
U.S. Navy Chaplain Travis Moger, Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa Office of Religious Affairs director, provides spiritual counseling to a resident of Nyumba Ya Wazee, or House of the Elderly, May 9, 2016, at Nairobi, Kenya. The House of the Elderly is a part of the Little Sisters of the Poor, a non-profit organization that provides shelter and support for people who need assistance. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Eric Summers Jr.)
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