Un-Learning what Freedom is. . . Pt. 1

Unfortunately, a lot of ministries have their own language. They come up with cool, descriptive names for things that make sense to the person who frequents that culture, but to the newcomer, it is a foreign language. So what is Freedom? Sometimes in order to learn what something is, we need to first unlearn our bad definitions. No matter what new thing you teach …

Cross Cultural Evangelism

I realized today at the Coffield Unit, cross cultural evangelism is a must in the prison systems. If we are to reach out to everyone, language barriers must be broken. Offenders seem hesitant to talk to other races because of the fear of language. I made the comment ,” If I read a Bible verse out loud in Spanish, will …

Technology

I just left a meeting with Mighty Geeks to discuss our website updates. Luckily Tommy was there to speak “geek” for me. I’m lost when it comes to tech language. I got to thinking how lost I am being out here with technology. If I’m still lost, how much more lost are guys inside the walls? Computer technology is leaving …

County Jail and Sunday Church

What does county jails and Sunday morning church services have in common?  Believe it or not, there are many similarities.  The comparison begins by seraching the hearts of the people involved.  The majority of people who attend a Sunday morning church service in America, do not want to admit they have sin in their lives.  They are happy wearing their …

County Jail and Sunday Church

What does county jails and Sunday morning church services have in common?  Believe it or not, there are many similarities.  The comparison begins by searching the hearts of the people involved.  The majority of people who attend a Sunday morning church service in America, do not want to admit they have sin in their lives.  They are happily wearing their …