Rev. David Ficken began full time parish ministry July 2007 at Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church in Plover, Wisconsin. His first police ride-along was in August of that year when became a police chaplain. He became a fire chaplain in June 2016. In the Spring of 2017 his chaplaincy expanded to include Portage County Sheriff Office and Plover Police Department.
Chaplains play an important role in the lives of people who are hurting, distressed, or in challenging situations. They serve alongside first responders, in hospitals or other institutions, with the military, in prisons and jails, and in other situations. Hear from nine individuals about their journeys into chaplaincy, how they serve, and how they bring the love of Christ to those in need. This podcast is produced in partnership with the LCMS Office of National Mission. Find all episodes via the tag “Bring the Love of Christ.”