About Us


To offer holy hospitality to chaplains of all faiths in their diverse ministry settings through offering professional networking, collegiality, and education.


The WCA will be a vibrant body for spiritual care providers who:

  • Foster connections among colleagues in a welcoming environment
  • Engage, support, and empower one another personally and professionally
  • Share and offer a clearing house for professional resources
  • Strive to grow and be a voice for the profession


  • Professional competency
  • Spiritual care as integral to holistic care
  • Spiritual leadership within organizations
  • Collegiality
  • Respecting/honoring/celebrating diversity