There is nothing like a weekend in a maximum-security prison to enable a person to appreciate the blessings of liberty.
'I was in prison' Shelby Star, NC
Why invest this much effort with men who may never be free again? Walls said he and other volunteers feel bound to follow the teachings of Jesus Christ, as related in Matthew 25:36 (NIV): “I was in prison and you came to visit me.”
Prison ministry offers inmates cookies, caring, lifelong change Shelby Star, NC
The non-denominational, international work is bringing men who are dedicated to Christ face to face with men at Alexander who are convicted of violent crimes — rape, murder, aggravated assault — offering them friendship, home-cooked meals, homemade cookies and a short course in Christianity.