Tim Lajoie is the "Patriotic Chaplain." A U.S. Coast Guard veteran who has spent the last 30 years in criminal justice in various capacities, he is a free-lance writer and active blogger, writing about political, religious, and social issues. He is NOT afraid to mix politics and religion. He has earned a M.A. in Management/Leadership Studies, M.S. in Criminal Justice, and M.A. in Theological Studies. He is an ordained police chaplain, adjunct professor of social sciences at a Maine college and former Lewiston, Maine city councilor.