CORRECTION: I’ll meet the new students this Friday

My last email mistakenly stated that on November 27 I am going to meet the first 25 men who have been admitted to the Corban extension in OSCI. The correct date for this exciting gathering is this Friday, September 27.  Please pray over these students and this gathering, and praise God with us for all that…

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Should a child ever have to say “My daddy’s in prison?”

When Peter gets out of prison, his oldest son, who is currently six, will be 30 years old. Prison is tragic. Not only for the inmate, but also for the young boys and girls who will never experience having a father close by. It is a well established fact that children of inmates are three…

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He’s about to start “living the dream!”

Only God could orchestrate what is happening right now in the lives of inmates who have been selected for our first class of 25. Here is another amazing story: “When I was first arrested, I didn’t transition well. I was going to commit suicide two weeks later, but ended up crying myself to sleep that…

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Chains broken here!

I’ll call him “Al” and he’s in for 20 years. Bound up in the chains of drug addiction, and desperate for cash, he did some bad stuff. But today, his chains are broken through Christ and he’s a model inmate who wrote in his application essay “I’m fully convinced that loving and helping others is…

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