Meet Professor Mike Patterson!

Winter classes have started at the Corban University extension in OSCI! Our 25 students began classes on January 8. They will be taking 4 courses this semester. The courses are Survey of Biblical Literature, College Writing I, Contemporary Math and General Psychology. The men were so eager to start the Winter quarter after the Christmas…

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The Computers are here!

Dear friends and supporters of PiFO, 2020 is starting out great! Because of you, we were able to purchase 25 computers—one for each of our students. The computer is a unique computer that was designed specifically for the prison environment. The computer is called a Securebook. A picture of it is included with this email.…

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Last chance to make a difference in 2019

There is such joy in learning, and our student inmates are filled with it! In fact, they hardly want to take a “holiday” break from their studies. They asked to get next semester’s books NOW … so they don’t have to stop learning. Praise the Lord!  When they walk through the doors to their classroom,…

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A hope-filled Christmas prayer

Today is Christmas Eve, a time of joyous celebration of Christ’s birth. As you celebrate, will you please join me in praying this prayer for our 25 students? “Lord Jesus, I thank you that you have opened the door for Paid in Full Oregon (PiFO) and Corban University (CU) to offer a biblically-based education program…

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