An Inmate Gives Thanks for His Studies

Dear friends, this is a note that we received from José Luis the other day on the back of one of his studies. We are so thankful for all the men and women that are participating in them because we have seen the hand of God move on their lives as they diligently scrutinize God’s Word.  Presently, in the prison… Read More »

The Lord Truly Moves in Unusual Ways!

Arriving at the church today in the Reynosa prison I was greeted by Juan smiling from ear to ear.  He was excited and wanted to be the first to inform me about the meeting with the rogue group and cartel boss this past Friday.  He told me there was no meeting, but really couldn’t give me all the details. … Read More »

Violence in Mexico continues in our area.

While leaving the prison at Reynosa this past Thursday I had time to speak with one of the young soldiers that was guarding the prison, as I had to wait for the entrance to clear.  He was amazed that I had been visiting the prison for 17 years.  As we were talking he told me that the roads were… Read More »

Joining with the devil to do the Lord’s work?

It is hard to imagine the self-justification that some have when it comes to fulfilling what they think God has called them to do.  If you remember; almost a year ago to date, one of our pastors, Victor, was unjustly and unmercifully beat by the cartel for taking a principled stand concerning the use of the house of God.  Yesterday… Read More »

Often times things are so hard to understand.

It isn’t easy at times to accept all things that come our way.  We know that all things work together for the good to them that love the Lord, and are called according to His purpose, but still as humans, it can be hard to accept.  The age old question: Why do bad things happen to good people? … Read More »

Gustavo

The following story is in our November 2014 Newsletter   It is our policy never to ask the inmates why they are in prison.  The Scriptures teach us that “all have sinned and come short of the glory of God.”  However, over the years we have noticed that after a period of time, when the men feel comfortable,… Read More »