Most Recent Posts
Ninety-eight incarcerated individuals are enrolled in our TUMI (The Urban Ministry Institute) Topeka discipleship and seminary classes. 89 of these are women.
When I started corresponding with Dan over five years ago, I had no idea the trajectory of my entire ministry would change.
I will never forget the day that I stepped inside “The Walls.” Missouri State Penitentiary is a maximum-security facility and the fifth oldest prison in America.
It was a normal day. I was picking up one of my teens early from school. I signed him out, we got in the car, put our seat belts on and I took a deep breath.
I quickly discovered that jail is a place you surrender control over where you can go, who you can talk to, when you can offer a Bible study, and how much time you can spend with inmates.