Christopher Schilling is a healthcare chaplain, grief support facilitator, ordained minister, and freelance writer. And welcome to his blog of personal reflections about our emotional and spiritual well-being as they relate to our life journey of discovering our purpose, connectivity beyond ourselves, and our journey to find purpose and meaning.

Originally from Pennsylvania, Christopher is a graduate of Slippery Rock University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Communication with an emphasis in Journalism in 2008. Following college, he relocated to California, where he earned a Master of Divinity from San Francisco Theological Seminary in 2013 and spent a year in a Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) program where he spent one year in a resident hospital chaplain in Virginia.

Christopher is an ordained minister in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and works as a hospital and military chaplain in the US military. He is also an Advanced Grief Recovery Method Specialist through the Grief Recovery Institute. This fall, he will be returning to graduate school to begin working towards becoming a licensed mental health counselor. 

You can find a page containing all the articles he published relating to emotional and spiritual wellness along with chaplaincy and ministry by clicking here.

Christopher enjoys cars, traveling, writing, activism, and spending time with his wife.

Christopher can be contacted via email at chris (at) Opinions and views expressed on this website are solely of Christopher L. Schilling unless otherwise noted and cited. Content is not considered professional medical advice. Content on this website does not reflect (nor is this website affiliated) with the US Department of Defense, the Grief Recovery Method, or any organization Christopher has served or currently serves.