Our Stories

Brenda was an unchurched mother of an eight year old who was dying of cancer. I met Brenda on her first hospital visit when she began treatment for her cancer. I sat and listened to all of her fears and concerns, and eventually, I had the privilege of sharing God’s Word with her. In the months that followed, she learned of Jesus, His cross,...
The phone call was unexpected, asking if I could report to a location that we don’t usually serve. A husband was lost to suicide. The wife, to whom I was sent to speak, was deeply distressed by the news. In fact, she began to cry out, “No, no, it’s not true!” and she began attacking the officer who informed her of the news...
Jacob attended my Bible class for over three years. During that time, I had the pleasure of getting to know him as a person and watch him grow in his faith as a Christian. Together, we studied the gospel of Matthew and John, the book of Acts, Romans, Galatians and Jonah. We even studied the book of Revelation. In addition to all this, I also had...
Remember that at that time you were separate from Christ… without hope and without God in the world. But now in Christ Jesus, you who once were far away have been brought near by the blood of Christ. For he himself is our peace (Eph. 2:12-14).   There are two kinds of hope. There is spiritual hope and earthly hope. For Christians...
When he graduated from high school, Aaron enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. After serving for four years, he decided to leave the Corps and was honorably discharged. As Aaron told me, leaving the Corps was a mistake, a BIG mistake!   Once back in civilian life, Aaron began to make bad choices. One bad choice led to another and...
“Andrew, Simon Peter’s brother, was one of the two who heard John and followed Jesus. The first thing Andrew did was to find his own brother Simon and say to him, “We have found the Messiah!” John 1:41-42 (EHV)   As a prison chaplain for Institutional Ministries, it has happened on more than a few occasions,...