- Bible Studies
- Chapel Services
- Mentoring Sessions
Please note that all volunteers who desire to teach or mentor at one of the facilities will be required to attend an orientation and obtain special clearances.
- Mail Correspondence
- Regularly scheduled prayer
“Everybody can be great, because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and your verb agree to serve. You do not even have to know the second theory of thermodynamics in physics to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.”
~Martin Luther King, Jr.
I believe the Lord gave me the opportunity to mentor women behind bars who are imprisoned by guilt and shame. I want them to experience the same joy and freedom that only salvation brings through the grace of God. It is a blessing to be able to disciple these women.
I wanted to serve the Lord…but was not sure how I could be used or even if I would be of any value. Still I prayed for God to use me and to fill my time with opportunities to glorify Jesus. In January of 2017, my Pastor of Outreach had asked if I would be willing to help coordinate some local efforts to spread the gospel. I knew God was calling me and answering my prayers. I gladly accepted the opportunity and by April had become aware of Life Abundant Ministries.
"The Lord brought me in contact with prisons in other ways too over the years. A dear friend's son and a young man from my church are both serving life sentences. I write to them regularly. So, when I retired in 2014, it was no surprise that God would lead me to volunteer with Life Abundant. Continue Reading