Marine Missionaries Help America’s Warriors Live Their Faith in Christ – CBNNEWS.COM
A small network of missionaries for Marines says the strongest weapon against enemy forces is the Word of God.
BY BRODY CARTER
This Memorial Day, we remember those who’ve paid the ultimate price for our freedom. Valor and sacrifice typically top the list when honoring the attributes of our fallen heroes. Yet, the non-profit Tun Tavern Fellowship is helping any Marine willing to walk in relationship with Jesus Christ, renew their strength in the Lord.
Lieutenant Colonel John Dalby has been a U.S. Marine for 19-years. He serves at the Pentagon as Liaison Officer for Special Operations Command (SOCOM). Lt. Col. Dalby says his faith is foundational, which is why he also serves on the non-profit’s board of directors.
“The Marine Corps culture is one of service,” said Lt. Col. Dalby.
He went on to explain how the Marines’ culture is very similar to Christianity, which is best articulated by Gen. Charles Krulak, 31st Commandant of the Marine Corps – “The Marine Corps leadership and values go hand-in-hand with the biblical model of leadership and character God gives us through Jesus Christ.”
Dalby says he remembers how strong the presence of God was to him while fighting on the battlefield….