You have heard that… “The harvest is plentiful, but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field (Luke 10:2 NIV). Also, “Go into all the world and preach the gospel to every creature. Whoever believes and is baptized will be saved.” (Mark 16:15-16a) Prisons and youth Correctional Centers are one part of the harvest field. In the United States of American, there were 48,032 youths incarcerated in 2015. (Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention OJJDP). Such is the calling of prison ministry.
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