Chaplaincy and pastoral care value at times can be questioned...however fortunately there is an increasing understanding of the blessings and benefits of chaplaincy and pastoral care.
Recently in Australia the senior coach of the Adelaide Crows Football Club, Philip Walsh, was allegedly killed by his son. This devastated many people as Philip Walsh had been an assistant coach at a number of clubs.
As result of this tragedy the work of the chaplains became very apparent...take a moment to read the article...why a hard working chaplain can be a blessing to an under pressure football club
If you are interested in sports chaplaincy visit Sports Chaplaincy Australia