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COLUMBIA, S.C. (BP) -- With a long family history of military service and after baptizing hundreds of soldiers in two years at Fort Jackson, chaplain Chris Rice's calling to military chaplaincy sounds like an obvious fit.
Since February 24, Rice has baptized 519 soldiers who have come through the base in Columbia, S.C., for basic training. His road to serving members of the United States Armed Services, however, wound through a few twists and turns. Read More