Prison not the Answer: the Veterans-Only Court and Brother’s Keepers

What these war veterans do for each other models what the Body of Christ, especially in smaller groups, is supposed to be like.  These vets are “moving from a highly disciplined environment where violence is normal to an unstructured environment where violence is prohibited.”  So they are their ‘brother’s keepers’ in a way rarely seen in our world.

Related: “Convicted Combat Vets Watch Each Other’s Backs to Stay Out of Prison” by Michael Phillips at

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