As promised, my updates for the 2013 season will be put up here.  I WILL do a better job this year keeping up with it! 

January 15, 2013

FCI Greenville Report

I would like to thank everyone who has been praying in this process!  God showed up big at FCI Greenville in Greenville Illinois!  Our team had been looking forward to last weekend for months.  Here is a recap of the last few days: Friday morning-  Several members of the team take the day off in anticipation of the weekend.  We hit around at Bradley park and took some infield practice. …

July 17, 2012

Only 8 days to go!

What a crazy busy summer!  Sorry for taking so long to post!  At this time next week we will be having our final team meeting to prepare for our first game at Greenville Federal Prison (It was supposed to be Taylorville but they changed plans on us a few weeks ago)!  We will be playing 4 games against 2 different prison units.  Our team has been working hard on the…

July 6, 2012

Commissioning Service for the Central Illinois Saints!

We are having a Commissioning Service this Saturday night at 7 pm at Calvary Baptist Bible Church in Peoria.  Please stop by for a time of celebration and prayer for the Central Illinois Saints!  We will have a fellowship and dessert time after the service! Calvary Baptist Bible Church2200 W NebraskaPeoria, IL 61604

June 12, 2012

Quick update!

Thank you to all who have been praying during the early stages of the Central Illinois Saints!  It’s been an exciting last few weeks preparing for our first prison games in Taylorville Correctional Center July 14-15.  Our team has sent out support letters the last few weeks as we seek to raise financial and prayer support.  If you did not receive a support letter from me and wish to get…

June 6, 2012

Our Support Letter

This is a copy of our support letter for the Saints.  Our team has a goal of finding 10 prayer partners for every member of our softball to pray for us as we play softball and minister in prison.  We also have a team goal of raising $4,000.  If you would didn’t receive a support letter or want to be on our email list, please let us know by emailing us at tgibson62@gmail.com. …

May 25, 2012

First Blog Ever!

Greetings fellow bloggers! This is where we will be sharing stories of Tom’s trips to prison to minister with the Saints Prison Ministry!  (www.saintsprisonministry.org)  We will also have stories of raising Ryne, Joe, and Cal as well as some other special moments!

May 21, 2012