Nine-year-old Valery survives life without her father in the dangerous shantytowns of Colombia. Child sponsorship is bringing her family hope and help and strength.
Daniel Van Ness, founder of the Centre for Justice & Reconciliation and leader of Sycamore Tree Project, shares his reflections on his life of service in restorative justice ministry with Prison Fellowship International.
At just 3 years old, Kunda was an outcast in his community. Neighbors mocked him and threw garbage in his yard. Now his home is a place of solace and acceptance, and his family’s faith has been strengthened.
Ten-year-old Dinesh, in Nepal, had no one to provide for him after his father went to prison. Now he’s reunited with his father, and knows the love of his Heavenly Father too.
When a group of ex-prisoners walked into Stephen James’s prison and began sharing their stories of change, healing, and forgiveness, Stephen didn’t think he’d ever be one of them.
Ornella thought she would never forgive the prisoners who killed her family. Now she is teaching them about forgiveness.
Having observed the transformation in the lives of the prisoners he guards, Mr. Saihemba is eager to be a part of this ministry.
Nik felt abandoned until he learned about Jesus, while participating in The Prisoner’s Journey®. Now, he knows he is never alone.