Chaplain James Galyon



Chaplain, Captain James W. Galyon is currently assigned to the Office of the Wing Chaplain, 99th Air Base Wing, Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada. He provides spiritual care and pastoral counseling to the service members, civilian workers, and families of Nellis Air Force Base, Creech Air Force Base, and the Nevada Test and Training Range. In particular, he serves those assigned to the largest composite wing in the United States Air Force – the 57th Wing, including the United States Air Force Weapons School, and the Aircraft Maintenance and Munitions Officer School. He advises leaders at all levels regarding issues related to ethics, morale, religious accommodation, and mental and spiritual readiness. He serves as a pastor for the Protestant Praise Service, conducts worship, liturgies, rites and ceremonies, provides moral and religious education. He oversees the Protestant Parish Advisory Council and directs the Protestant Women of the Chapel program.

Chaplain Galyon was licensed to the ministry in 1988 and ordained in 1999. He served as a pastor and hospice chaplain prior to being commissioned into the Chaplain Corps in 2007. Chaplain Galyon is endorsed by the Association of Reformed Baptist Churches of America.

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