ELCA military chaplain Michael T. Lembke (left) helps serve up spiritual encouragement with a jolt of java at God's Grounds, a coffeehouse for the military and others in Tillil, Iraq.
Run by military chaplain Bob Blessing, the coffeehouse ministry is staffed with chaplains and other volunteers.
Lembke blogs regularly for The Lutheran. Read Lembke's blog.
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