Kindness Inside Jail: That Time I Saw a Blessing This Side of Heaven

Have you ever done a simple act of kindness and later found out it made a difference? Many such acts, done in Christ’s name, go unacknowledged. We may never know the outcome of some of these acts this side of heaven. Let me tell you about something I did in which I will not have to wait to find out the result. In my service on behalf of The Urban Ministry...

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,...