Philippians 2:2 then make my joy complete by being like-minded, having the same love, being one in spirit and of one mind.
Here are a few ministries, resources and churches that we associate with. If you would like to list your ministry with us, please fill out the contact information and we will make sure to add you as soon as possible. To go to any of the links, please click on the name and it will open the page in a new window. If any links do not work please let us know. All links will open in a new window.
Mike Barber Ministries - Mike Barber Ministries has been going into prisons all over the US for many years. If you are wanting to try out prison ministry in a group setting without having to be TDCJ trained, check out his ministry. They go into a different prison every few weeks.
TDCJ Volunteer Application - If you have been out of prison for 18 months and are serious about wanting to go into Texas prisons to minister, the first step is to fill out this application. Once submitted call and make sure they received your application (please wait 2 weeks to check). They will mail you a letter to let you know either you have been approved and the dates for the training, or that they need more information from you to proceed.
First Baptist Church of Lillian - This is the church where our ministry used to meet. They have so much to offer! They are ex-offender friendly, and offer Kairos. They participate in Thanksgiving in the homesteads and Rescue Alvarado. This church is very mission minded.
New Beginnings Mansfield - A very welcoming church. They are very non-judgmental and one of their associate pastors is an ex-offender that is a part of our ministry. You can't go into this church without everyone saying hi, shaking your hand and letting you know they are so glad you are there.
TIFA - Texas inmate family association. If you have a loved one that is incarcerated and need support, someone to help you find out all of the proper procedures, find out how to handle issues that they are having, TIFA is your loved ones advocate. You can become a member of your local chapter and meet many who have walked your path before. Their mission is to break the cycle of crime by strengthening families through support, education, and advocacy. TIFA also provides parole workshops as well as online resources for their members.
First Baptist Church of Venus - We have been so blessed to be able to partner with the wonderful people from First Baptist Venus. Every Sunday they take our children for our Sunday services. They are welcoming and have embraced our ministry and we are forever thankful for them.
Life on the Rock Prison Ministry - Life on the Rock is a prison ministry that goes into many units declaring the Good News. It was started by Charles and Nicole Fisher. Not only do they go into the prisons for services, they also do a Bridges to Life program on many units.
88.3 The Journey - Located in Keene, TX 88.3 the Journey has been a huge supporter of our ministry since they first started. Playing Christian contemporary music and allowing up to talk about our ministry on air has been such a blessing to us and we are eternally grateful for the opportunity. They are a non-profit organization that we hold dear to our hearts.
MIA Ministries - MIA Ministries is a Christian organization dedicated to helping people recover from broken lives, through Mentoring, Intimacy, and Action. MIA Ministries is managing the Faith Based Pod in Sanders Estes Unit along under the supervision of Prison Fellowship Every Tuesday 6:30 to 7:30 at Los Lupe's Cedar Hill Men's Morning Breakfast Every other Wednesday 6:30 to 7:30 at Dixie House Cafe on Lancaster ave. East Fort Worth off of Loop 820
The Vine and Branches Ministry - Resources to prisoners, family and friends, sometimes useful when in prison and after. Free Education courses reference through OpenCourseWork, education source for the general public. Spiritual guidance...and more.
Peculiar Treasure - This ministry goes into many prisons every month, chances are you or your loved ones have been in on a service run by them. This ministry is run by Robert and Laura Moore. Not only do they do prison ministry, but they plan events yearly to help the community as well. Their goal is that not one should go without hearing the Good News of Jesus Christ.
Manna Worldwide/Manna Cares - Manna Cares is a warehouse that is open for any 501c3 non profit ministry. They help with household items, clothing, makeup, work shoes, bikes and more. They are looking for churches and ministries to partner with to get the items that they have had donated from Walmart and Amazon out to the people who so desperately need them. They are located in Ft worth off of Kennedale New Hope Rd and are open Tues-Fri from 9-4.