1. We've Moved

    We've relocated to Oconomowoc!

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  2. IM.Life

    "What's in a name" (or a URL for that matter)?

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  3. Women's Ministry

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  4. Real Life Challenges

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  5. Ricky's Story

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  6. Our Story

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Our Stories

Michael was annoyed with a preacher. Not with me, at least not this time: his annoyance was with a pastor he’d heard at the prison worship services recently, and, at least from Michael’s viewpoint, was judgmental and divisive. What Michael heard the preacher proclaim was that the prison...

Sharing hope with those who need it most!



St. John's - Wauwatosa
IM's Reverend Phil Merten presenting, "...
Jul 01
St John - 68th and Forest Home, Milwaukee
IM's Reverend Phil Merten, chaplain,...
Jul 01
Centennial - Milwaukee
IM's Reverend Phil Henselin, Executive...

Ministry Insights

"In a Bible study this week, an Institutional Ministries volunteer and his group discussed how hard it is to make real changes and how much we need God’s help. Satan will tempt us to go the easy route. Only God can give the strength...
"Recently, I encountered two women (in two separate institutions), who have been heavily influenced by Muslim teachings. Both of them have expressed their desire to have Jesus as their LORD and Savior, but their Muslim training has been making it...
"One of the ladies I’ve been visiting with really has a rather difficult and sordid past (traumatic childhood, rocky relationships and multiple divorces). The last man she was married to was Muslim, and so she also has a great deal of...