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Seminary alum ministers to soldiers in Afghanistan and other Army posts

John Jacobs Jr., the only chaplain in his U.S. Army battalion, stood on a blood-soaked plywood board as he conducted a worship service for soldiers at a tiny combat outpost in the mountains of Afghanistan. Many wounded soldiers had been brought to this spot for transport back to a base hospital. This lonely outpost was one of numerous stops for Jacobs ...More