Who Are The Key Players In The Lives Of Prisoners’ Kids?

When teachers receive their roster each school year, they are handed more than a list of names—they receive an opportunity to invest in lives. By Bethany McIlrath It’s likely that some of these lives are impacted by crime and incarceration. 2.7 million children in the United States have a parent behind bars. Teachers and school administrators play a significant role in creating a positive or negative experience for all of their students,...

Prison Fellowship Leaders Past and Present: Advocates of Hope and Peace

There is a large army of Christians fighting to give hope through the gospel to those in and getting out of Los Angeles prisons. Earlier this week, we pointed to a Prison Fellowship article about a man whose life of gangs, drugs, and violence was transformed in the process of accepting Jesus while in prison. Among the responses Together LA received as the result of recommending the article was one from...

Prison Fellowship: The Art of Starting Over

All people are created in God’s image, and no life is beyond His reach. For more than 40 years, Prison Fellowship® has served prisoners, former prisoners, and their families on the road to restoration. Through an amazing awakening to new hope and life purpose, those who once broke the law are transformed and mobilized to serve their neighbors, replacing the cycle of crime with a cycle of renewal. At Prison Fellowship,...