Blog Search

Come and See!

And so we invite you to come into prison, not with the threat of punishment, but with the promise that Jesus will come crashing into your life. The people you meet will come crashing into the way you read the Bible. Before your eyes, their stories will be…
By Rev. John Harrison, PCA Board Member In a meeting of nearby churches last week, I asked my neighbors in Christ to make some time to learn more about prison ministry. When I … http://www.prisoncongregations.org/blog/2017/06/come-and-see/

Father to the Fatherless

It's the time of year in which we celebrate our parents. We've already celebrated Mothers Day and now it's time for Fathers Day. God's Word gives us these instructions within the ten commandments: “Honor your father and your mother, so that you may live…
By Rick Admiraal, pastor of New Life Prison Community, a prison congregation in Newton, Iowa.  It's the time of year in which we celebrate our parents.  We've already celebrate… http://www.prisoncongregations.org/blog/2017/06/father-fatherless/

Day by Day

Acts 2:44-47 describes how the first members of the church lived: "All who believed were together and had all things in common; they would sell their possessions and goods and distribute to all, as any had need. Day by day, as they spent much time to…
by Julie Thomas, Administrative Assistant, PCA As we enter the season of Pentecost, I have been re-reading the book of Acts.  Acts 2:44-47 describes how the first members of th… http://www.prisoncongregations.org/blog/2017/06/day-day/

The Wind of the Spirit

In our work, I get to experience the Wind of the Spirit coaxing the Winds of Change everyday. Every day there is hope and excitement as we get one step closer to a new congregation or engage in a mutually beneficial ministry alliance or when good people …
By Mary Mortenson, Executive Director, Prison Congregations of America Seldom is there a day in eastern South Dakota that the wind does not blow.  It’s this way year round, but… http://www.prisoncongregations.org/blog/2017/06/wind-spirit/