by Major Stephen Court
Greetings in Jesus' name.
Welcome to the 115th issue of Journal of
We're following on the heels of JAC114 - GENERAL
COUNSEL: A Cross-generational conversation, with a grab-bag
issue. As you
read this issue, you know how closely the High Council
followed the suggestions in the last issue.
We've got a first-time JAC contributor, Captain Paula
Hambleton, from Australia.
Captain Charles Roberts from USA Eastern territory
Colonel Max Ryan (PtG), Captain Michael Ramsay (Canada), and
Captain Pete Brookshaw (Australia) round out the line-up.
Hambleton kicks things off with a splash of
cold water into our faces in DEATH TO LIFE.
Roberts teaches us from Jeremiah about THE
BELOVED COMMUNITY, God moving in our cities with redemption,
restoration, and renewal.
Brookshaw uses a lot of Scripture to
convince us that THE SALVATION ARMY DOES NOT BELONG IN A BOX.
Ryan had a bracing article decades ago in
The War Cry called SPIRITUAL FRIVOLITY.
The notes from a teaching session on MOSES AND
SPREADING THE PRESENCE OF GOD OVER THE FACE OF THE EARTH.
The last section is Captain Michael Ramsay's
GOD IN ACTION series based on the Articles of War.
We've broken it down to three parts: the introduction,
the doctrines, and the declarations.
This is material that you can use in study groups and
training classes as part of your discipling process at your
We trust the contents of this issue are
efficacious to inform and accelerate the advance of the
salvation war around the world.