God At Work Through IM

Do you Drink?

Do you Drink?

When I first began leading Bible studies at the county jail, one concern I had was whether I could connect with inmates who had very different lives and backgrounds than mine.

All Things Work Together

All Things Work Together

The last time I visited Robert, he wasn’t his usual happy, outgoing self. He seemed depressed. So, I waited quietly, giving him time to gather his thoughts and share with me whatever he wanted to share, and that’s just what Robert did.

Lockdown

Lockdown

Every now and then, for any one of several reasons, Wisconsin’s prisons impose a lockdown.

“Running to Win the Prize”

“Running to Win the Prize”

As is often the case, new people show up for our weekly Bible studies every now and then. In one way or another, they have heard about our study of God’s Word and decide to join our group. 

“My Dear Friend, Epenetus”

“My Dear Friend, Epenetus”

Before leaving Corinth and making his way back to Jerusalem to close out his third missionary journey, the apostle Paul wrote a letter to the Christians in Rome.

Gathering His Own

Gathering His Own

At the end of the book of Acts, Luke recounts how God made use of hurricane winds that blew Paul’s ship some 600 miles off course and shipwrecked him off the tiny, isolated island of Malta in order to spread the message of the gospel (Acts 27:14-28:10).

Ministry Behind the Walls

Institutional Ministries is a nonprofit organization established in 1901 that carries out behind-the-walls ministry by shining the light of Jesus’ love into hearts.