Friends, I was sitting with the CEO of a large manufacturing company. As a Christian businessman leading a very profitable company, I was hoping to engage him in taking a deeper look at our ministry with hopes that he or his company might become financial partners. Yet, instead of talking about ministry to the
Friends, During advent, I love the imagery Isaiah uses when prophesizing about the coming of the Savior: Immanuel. His picture speaks to a barren land where there was once a thriving forest. Yet out of the stump springs a new shoot from the root of Jesse. God kept His promises to restore His people.
Friends, I give praise and thanksgiving to Christ for the opportunity to have redemption through His sacrifice! For the first time in the history of Lifeline Global Ministries, we hosted a Returning Hearts Celebration (RHC) in the state of Mississippi at Parchman Prison, and due to the wonderful planning and support of volunteers from around
A 17-year-old girl fearfully met her dad for the first time. She had a wonderful time! Dads and kids raced each other in the bounce house obstacle course. Laughs and giggles were heard all over the place, and tears of joy were seen on many faces. These were just a few of the numerous blessed sights and sounds we
Friends, It never fails. At the closing of Project Mañana International’s Returning Hearts Celebration in the Dominican Republic, a little boy of probably five or six was having a hard time saying goodbye. It was a complete turnaround from earlier when the same boy approached a man he hardly knew with apprehension. Yet after
Friends, My attention was caught recently by an intriguing title from a formerly-incarcerated author. "Paganism on Parole" by Awyn Dawn is the story of a deepening faith as the result of incarceration. Sadly, it is the story of a deepening faith in a version of Wiccan. The religious group that reached her behind the
Friends, Well, I do not want to get ahead of ourselves and say that our schedule is the same as pre-Covid, but we are certainly excited about all the activity that is taking place. While many of our Program Partners remain on the sidelines for a variety of reasons, some partners are using this
Friends, We make it no secret that our programs at Lifeline Global are intentionally Christian-based. Our Malachi Dads curriculum was developed around the verse of Malachi 4:6, and our Hannah’s Gift program is rooted in the Biblical story of Hannah. It is evident that God paints a clear picture in scripture of how a
After more than two years of having the L.A. County Women's facility closed to outside programming, we have finally been able to restart the Hannah's Gift Bible study.
Although we had to postpone our large Returning Hearts Celebration event at Angola Prison in Louisiana, a few days ago we were able to have a Returning Hearts Celebration (RHC) event at Walker State Prison in Georgia. The event was led by Lifeline partner, HeartBound Ministries. Inmates who completed four Malachi Dads curriculum books