The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the USA has designated the Sixth Sunday of Pascha, Sunday, May 17 of this year, as Orthodox Christian Prison Ministry Awareness Sunday in all parishes.
The Archbishop Iakovos Leadership 100 Endowment Fund has awarded OCPM a generous grant to create prison ministry training videos. The videos will prepare clergy and lay volunteers to engage directly in prison ministry in their […]
I did a lot of reading, I would read an hour of an Orthodox book and then an hour of the Bible. My goal was to read the Bible in a year and I did. And then I started it over again.”
“Thank you for not forgetting the prisoners. My Dad became a Christian and is a totally different person because of your ministry.”
Amen! Thank God for our priests and volunteers who go into prisons, forging relationships and sharing the love of God in such a powerful way. This is an important push for the rest of us to go do likewise.