A beautiful moment

I’ll call him “Jason” and he’s made some horrific mistakes. But as of last week, Jason is now a student enrolled in the Corban University extension at the Oregon State Correctional Institution. His application essay scored 100 out of 100 points, and I’ll let you see why. He wrote… “Ever since I’ve come into a…

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Another step forward!

I have some more great news! Corban University has hired our first program director for Paid in Full Oregon’s education program at the Oregon State Correctional Institution. His name is Dr. Amit Bhatia, and he comes to us from Trinity International University in Deerfield, IL. For the past several years, Dr. Bhatia has taught courses…

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Prayer is the Key!

We have been given the “key” to the prison! Last week, a small group of prayer warriors joined me on a visit to the Oregon State Correctional Institution. We prayed for the students, the prison staff, and the Corban University professors. And we thanked God for you and your generosity that has carried us this…

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A Real Honor

Your generosity and support of Paid in Full has given us a real honor. The Department of Corrections “Director’s Award” is given to organizations that help improve our prison system. Paid in Full is the recipient for 2019! I accepted the award on your behalf because without your generosity and prayers, nothing we’ve done this past year…

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Celebrating Freedom!

They thought they were going to visit a prison. Instead, they found themselves in a worship service! Four years ago, I brought a delegation of Oregon officials to Angola Prison in Louisiana so they could see for themselves how a “seminary in prison” had transformed lives. They were amazed at what they saw: Prisoners celebrating…

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