Prison Ministries

Aims  

  • to enhance the life of prisoners and their families and to offer support after release

Objectives

  • In prison ministry of spiritual and practical activities
  • Ex- offender and family ministry through the local church fellowship
  • Prevention ministry through practical and spiritual guidance and support

Support

  • Befriending
  • Prison visits
  • Letter writing
  • Advocacy
  • Spiritual guidance
  • Providing positive social experiences
  • To listen and empathise

Study

Bible based social and spiritual lifestyle training through spiritual and practical support and lifeskills programme

Structure 

  • Partnership working with external agencies, voluntary and community groups, 
  • forging internal links with the prison service and church communities

The Church currently goes into Newhall Womens Prison at Flockton on 4 occasions per year to lead a service on a Saturday afternoon.    If you are interested in becoming part of the team of volunteers, please make contact with Mrs Miriam Robinson at the Church address.