About Us

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MISSION
The mission of the Michigan Chaplains Association is to encourage excellence in Spiritual care through communication, education and collegiality within the membership, and to advocate the unique role of chaplaincy in specialized settings.

VISION
The vision of the association is to integrate professional spiritual care into the total care provided to persons in diverse settings.

SCOPE
The Michigan Chaplains Association is an umbrella association for chaplains of diverse faiths who minister in specialized settings such as federal, state, public, private and church affiliated institutions, business and industrial settings, pastoral care centers and other similar ministries.

DOCUMENTS
MCA Constitution & ByLaws
MCA MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION

OFFICERS
Current Executive Committee
President – Steve Sutterer
Past President – Roger Stauffer
Member at Large – Onesiphorus Burrel, James VanderSchaaf
Secretary – Dave Burnett
Treasurer – Curt Roelofs
Communications Chair – Jude Acheson
Excellence Chair/Education/Collegiality Chair – Julie Nielsen-Schmidt

Other Chaplaincy Organizations
Association of Professional Chaplains (APC)
International Conference of Police Chaplains
Federation of Fire Chaplains
National Association of Catholic Chaplains
National Association of Jewish Chaplains