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Christ the King Chapel




Religious Ministry Team 
Points of Contact




                                                                         LCDR Matthew Fore, CHC, USN                    RP1(FMF) Anton Arganoza
                                                                                matthew.fore@nps.edu                             anton.arganoza@nps.edu
                                                                                        831-656-3996                                             831-656-2241 

Chaplain Services


Chaplain Services

  • Confidential Counseling Services
  • safeTALK (Suicide Alertness for Everyone) Training
  • Evidence-based Marital Skills Training / Counseling
  • PREP (Prevention Relationship Enhancement Program)
  • PAIRS (Practical Application of Intimate Relationships)
  • PREP "Got Your Back" (Resiliency and Personal Growth Training)
  • 5 Love Languages Training
Parachurch Ministries


Non-Federal Entities: Faith-Based Organizations

The Navigators 
Wednesdays 0600
Chapel Classroom (BLDG 300)




                                                                                        Joel Yourkowski                                          Bob Reehm
                                                                                  yourk6@comcast.net                                  breehm1@gmail.com
                                                                                         719-651-7059                                                N/A


CRU (Campus Crusades for Christ)
Thursdays 0645 @Chapel Classroom BLDG 300 (Men's Group)
Friday 0730 @The Tower Room (Women's Group)



                                                                                      David Cook (Men's)                            Delaney Rosario (Women's)
                                                                              david.cook@crumilitary.org                   delaney.rosario@crumilitary.org
                                                                                          831-601-7122                                         916-817-7633
                                                                                    Inductive Bible Study                             Inductive Bible Study


PWOC Monterey (Protestant Women of the Chapel)
Wednesdays 0900
Chapel Classroom (BLDG 300)


                                                               Hannah Szabo                                        Donna Yourkowski                                        Carrie Hatch
                                                    hannah.szabo1002@gmail.com                      yourk6@comcast.net                             cdegr002@gmail.com
                                                                970-712-2792                                         719-651-7095                                                     N/A


SGI USA (Soka Gakkai International)
Every third Friday 1300
Chapel Classroom (BLDG 300)

Ryan C. Stewart
Introduction to Buddhism


Neither the US Government, Department of Defense, nor the Department of the Navy endorse the religious views held by The Navigators, CRU Military, or PWOC.
Additional Religious Activities


Additional Religious Activities

  • Prayer Room open 24/7 located on the Southwest corner of the building
  • Equipped with washing stations


Chapel Staff

LCDR Matthew Fore

Command Chaplain

Chaplain Matthew C. Fore hails from Monterey, CA.  After graduation from Pacific Grove High School, he attended Cogswell Polytechnical College and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering.  He finished his graduate theological education at Westminster Seminary California.  In May 2010, Chaplain Fore was commissioned and then attended Officer Development School and Chaplain School in Newport, RI and Ft. Jackson, SC, respectively.  From 2010 to 2013 Chaplain Fore served as Battalion Chaplain with 3d Battalion 12th Marines in Okinawa, Japan.  His second tour of duty was with CREDO Marine Corps Installations West in Camp Pendleton, CA as the Deputy Director.  From July 2016 to July 2018 Chaplain Fore served as Command Chaplain onboard the USS Lake Erie (CG 70), home ported in San Diego.  From August 2018 to August 2021, served as the Installation Chaplain at Commander Fleet Activities Chinhae in South Korea.  Chaplain Fore reported to NSAM/NPS as Command Chaplain in September 2021.  His personal awards include one Meritorious Service Medal, three Navy Commendation Medals, and the Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal.  Chaplain Fore has been married to his wife for 16 years, and together they have two children.


RP1(FMF) Anton Arganoza

Command Religious Program Manager

Religious Program Specialist First Class Anton Arganoza hails from Lakewood, Washington. He enjoys experiencing the sights, sounds and tastes of the Monterey Peninsula.  He served with the Chaplain’s Religious Enrichment Development Operation (CREDO) onboard Naval Base Kitsap in Bremerton, Washington where he supported resiliency retreats for families and couples.  His second tour of duty was onboard Marine Corps Air-Ground Combat Center in Twentynine Palms, California where he supported 2nd Battalion, 7th Marines and 1st Tank Battalion in sustainment and deployment training.  He also served with and deployed with the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit as it assumed the role of Command Element, SPMAGTF CR-CC 19.1 in support of Operation Inherent Resolve.  RP1 Arganoza reported on board Naval Support Activity Monterey as Command Religious Program Manager on October 2020.

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