Danville Follow Up!

September 19, 2017

I can only imagine how frustrating it must be for my dentist.  With very few exceptions, I will get to the day of an appointment, and cancel it, because I chicken out or because I find something more fun than getting a filling.  Unless you are Peyton Manning, changing plans at the last minute isn’t a good practice.  Danville didn’t wait until the last minute but they did change our…

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Double Play! Centralia Follow Up and Danville Preview!

September 15, 2017

I really, really, dislike explaining why I didn’t get something done on time.  I am usually the first person to roll my eyes and glare when other people do it.  This follow up really should have been down a couple of weeks ago, but here I am getting it written up about 30 hours before we board the bus to our next visit to Danville Correctional Center!  It has been…

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2017 Kentucky Crusade- Day 3

September 15, 2017

“Well, if I’m not getting in, I wonder what’s open for breakfast?”, I wondered to myself as I waited in the small dark entryway at Luther Luckett Correctional Center.  “I wonder what a local church would think if I walk in and sit in the back pew with my full Saints uniform on?”  Those are the kind of things that you ask yourself when you hear that your name is…

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2017 Kentucky Crusade- Day 2

September 14, 2017

I love statistics in sports. I love looking at the backs of baseball cards and seeing how many home runs someone hit and seeing how they trend throughout their career. One thing I do not love is when we do it in Christianity. Even after all of the years that I have been involved with the Saints Prison Ministry, I am still hesitant to say, “we had 12 people indicate…

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2017 Kentucky Crusade- Day 1

September 14, 2017

“I’m not afraid of going to the joint!”.  This is something that missionary athlete Robert Cook and I heard this week while volunteering in our local JDC (Juvenile Detention Center).  This young man was in his mid-teens, and Rob didn’t give him a chance to say much else.  He shared with this young man all of the times that we have heard inmates stop and tell us about how they…

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