Why Prison Ministry IS Important

“Remember those who are in prison, as though in prison with them, and those who are mistreated, since you also are in the body”. (Hebrews 13:3 ESV)

As you read these accounts and thoughts of those returning back to our communities, may the Holy Spirit teach and reveal the true character of God….and…may you desire this attribute for yourselves. For judgment is without mercy to one who has shown no mercy. Mercy triumphs over judgment….Selah 

http://sfbayview.com/2011/04/coming-home-revelations-from-former-prisoners-2/

 When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on his glorious throne. Before him will be gathered all the nations, and he will separate people one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats. And he will place the sheep on his right, but the goats on the left. Then the King will say to those on his right, ‘Come, you who are blessed by my Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world. For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me, I was naked and you clothed me, I was sick and you visited me, I was in prison and you came to me.’ Then the righteous will answer him, saying, ‘Lord, when did we see you hungry and feed you, or thirsty and give you drink? And when did we see you a stranger and welcome you, or naked and clothe you? And when did we see you sick or in prison and visit you?’ And the King will answer them, ‘Truly, I say to you, as you did it to one of the least of these my brothers, you did it to me.’ (Matthew 25:31-40 ESV)

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