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  • 2017 Kentucky Crusade-  Day 3

Great Afternoon at the JDC!

Yesterday our Saints Prison Ministry team had the honor of partnering up with Psalm 51 Ministries for two basketball games at the Peoria County Juvenile Detention Center.  See bottom for more information about their ministry.  We played two basketball games yesterday against two different populations.  The games went very well and were very competitive.  Usually the kids will in bound the ball each possession and try to draw up a…

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June Update- Peoria Juvenile Detention Center Visit

And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.-  Romans 8:28 “Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.”-  John Wooden If you have been around The Saints Prison Ministry for at least a day, you quickly learn that one of the keys to prison…

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Saints Crusade to Louisiana!

Dear Friends and Family,   This week I got to use my favorite phrase: “I can’t help you move on Thursday, I’ve got a softball game!”  I also got to use my second favorite phrase: “I can’t come to work this week because I’ll be in prison!”  After a long cold winter of pushing and shoveling snow, I am heading to a warmer climate to play softball and minister in…

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2014 Support Letter

People ask me what I do in winter when there’s no baseball. I’ll tell you what I do. I stare out the window and wait for spring.” – Rogers Hornsby   Dear Friends and Family, With the winter half over now, it is now time for me to start looking forward to baseball and softball season!  I am starting my 3rd season with the Central Illinois Saints Prison Ministry softball…

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11 Days to Go!

Tonight we had a good team meeting and we have guys chomping at the bit to go and minister to the men at FCI Pekin.  I can’t say it enough, but I am very proud of the team that we are taking in.  I think I shared this on Facebook last year but I wanted to share it again.  This is a letter from one of the inmates from FCI…

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The season is now less than a month away now.  The anticipation and excitement is building!  Prayer for our team as we continue to prepare for our season.  We are having our 2nd practice of the year tomorrow afternoon.  Also pray for our team support.  We are 62% of our needed team support for the season.  One final request is that we are looking for a church van or bus to…

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2013 Support Letter

Here is my 2013 Support Letter.  If you are not on my mailing list please let me know by sending me an email to tgibson62@gmail.com If you wish to give online to the ministry, please visit www.saintsprisonministry.org and click on “Donate”.     Dear Friends and Family, With the football season over, it is now time for me to start looking forward to baseball and softball season!  I am starting my…

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2013 Up to Date!

Welcome back to our blog!   Last year I started the blog really well and tapered off mid-summer but this my goal for 2013 is to keep this blog updated with stories about how our Saints Prison Ministry season is going.  We will also have timely updates about Turkey Bowl and other family events.  Here are some highlights so far this year: January 28th–  Buffalo Wild Wings sponsored a “Saints Night”…

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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. …

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