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Prison Fellowship Ministries

The Spirituality in Prisons Is Toxic

Andy Watts | Posted 09.24.2015 | Religion
Andy Watts

While authentic spirituality integrates the various elements of ordinary human life, the spirituality of prison disintegrates the human spirit. It does so first and foremost by denying everyday experiences and common human interaction to prisoners.

Good News About Prodigal Fathers

Jim Liske | Posted 06.20.2015 | Parents
Jim Liske

Fatherlessness is a plague on all our houses but there's some surprisingly good news. Any child can have a good dad, and all the developmental benefits that come along with one. Building better fathers is the low-hanging fruit of community restoration.

The 50-Billion-Dollar Question

Jim Liske | Posted 06.18.2014 | Crime
Jim Liske

For decades, "tough on crime" policies contributed to the explosive growth of the prison population -- and the amount of money we spend on locking people up.

Chuck Colson: A Redemption Story

Ron Nikkel | Posted 06.26.2012 | Religion
Ron Nikkel

This past week Chuck Colson passed from this life to reach the destination of his faith, to be embraced by Jesus who redeemed him from pride and prejudice and the pit of prison. He will be greatly missed.

Watergate Figure In Grave Condition

AP | Posted 04.18.2012 | DC

LANSDOWNE, Va. -- The chief executive at the prison ministry founded by Watergate figure Charles Colson says he is in grave condition two weeks after ...