Chaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, gives a sermon during an observance of the Uganda Martyrs at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, June 3, 2016. The Bagram Chapel team does its best to accommodate all and provides the necessary religious services for every religion. Bagram has a large population of Ugandan workers, so the Chapel team put together a religious service for them, which observed the Ugandan Martyrs. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
RMMRE9FHChaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, gives a sermon during an observance of the Uganda Martyrs at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, June 3, 2016. The Bagram Chapel team does its best to accommodate all and provides the necessary religious services for every religion. Bagram has a large population of Ugandan workers, so the Chapel team put together a religious service for them, which observed the Ugandan Martyrs. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
Chaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, interacts with churchgoers at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams from the 455th AEW provide spiritual support in seven locations in Afghanistan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
RMMT4PRJChaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, interacts with churchgoers at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams from the 455th AEW provide spiritual support in seven locations in Afghanistan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
Chaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, interacts with churchgoers at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams from the 455th AEW provide spiritual support in seven locations in Afghanistan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
RMMT4PRMChaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, interacts with churchgoers at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams from the 455th AEW provide spiritual support in seven locations in Afghanistan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
Chaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, leads a prayer during a religious service at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams from the 455th AEW provide spiritual support in seven locations in Afghanistan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
RMMT4PWCChaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, leads a prayer during a religious service at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams from the 455th AEW provide spiritual support in seven locations in Afghanistan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
Chaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, reads a passage during a religious service at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams from the 455th AEW provide spiritual support in seven locations in Afghanistan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
RMMT4PTWChaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, reads a passage during a religious service at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams from the 455th AEW provide spiritual support in seven locations in Afghanistan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
Chaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, recites a passage during a religious service at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams from Bagram Airfield visit six different locations in Afghanistan where a chaplain is not deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
RMMT4PWAChaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, recites a passage during a religious service at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams from Bagram Airfield visit six different locations in Afghanistan where a chaplain is not deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
Chaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, recites a passage during a religious service at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams from Bagram Airfield visit six different locations in Afghanistan where a chaplain is not deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
RMMT4PT5Chaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, recites a passage during a religious service at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams from Bagram Airfield visit six different locations in Afghanistan where a chaplain is not deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
Chaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, center, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, speaks with Capt. Paul Herrera-Ramirez, left, at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017.  Religious support teams from the 455th AEW travel throughout Afghanistan to accommodate the spiritual needs of service members and coalition forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
RMMT4PR9Chaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, center, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, speaks with Capt. Paul Herrera-Ramirez, left, at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams from the 455th AEW travel throughout Afghanistan to accommodate the spiritual needs of service members and coalition forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
Chaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, blesses a U.S. Army Soldier during a religious service at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams from Bagram Airfield visit six different locations in Afghanistan where a chaplain is not deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
RMMT4PWDChaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, blesses a U.S. Army Soldier during a religious service at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams from Bagram Airfield visit six different locations in Afghanistan where a chaplain is not deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
Chaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, preaches during a religious service at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams provide spiritual support to all members and find ways to meet the needs of individuals who do not have the resources to practice their faith in a deployed location. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
RMMT4PW7Chaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, preaches during a religious service at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams provide spiritual support to all members and find ways to meet the needs of individuals who do not have the resources to practice their faith in a deployed location. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
Staff Sgt. Christopher Rodriguez, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing chaplain assistant, and Chaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th AEW, discuss a religious service at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams provide spiritual support to all members and find ways to meet the needs of individuals who do not have the resources to practice their faith in a deployed location. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
RMMT4PRNStaff Sgt. Christopher Rodriguez, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing chaplain assistant, and Chaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th AEW, discuss a religious service at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams provide spiritual support to all members and find ways to meet the needs of individuals who do not have the resources to practice their faith in a deployed location. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
Chaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, and Staff Sgt. Christopher Rodriguez, 455th AEW chaplain assistant, look at pictures of Afghan children in a hospital at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams from Bagram Airfield visit six different locations in Afghanistan where a chaplain is not presently deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
RMMT4PRHChaplain (Capt.) John Appiah, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, and Staff Sgt. Christopher Rodriguez, 455th AEW chaplain assistant, look at pictures of Afghan children in a hospital at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 23, 2017. Religious support teams from Bagram Airfield visit six different locations in Afghanistan where a chaplain is not presently deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)