Our Spring News Focus includes great reports on Christmas Hope 2011, which provided gifts for more families than ever before – over 300! There is also news from the Prison Service on this time of critical change, an account of our “Bring a Buddy to Breakfast” with Minister of Justice David Ford MLA, and a note from a prisoner who found Christ behind bars. &nbs...
Sycamore Tree is the Prison Fellowship restorative justice programme which addresses offending behaviour through victim awareness. It encourages learners to take responsibility for their personal actions. There are six weekly sessions. Accredited by Open College Network at level 2, it is assessed through two workbooks which participants complete in their own time.
Session 1: Restorati...
It was 1995. I was in prison, guilty of murder, but did not want to believe I could have done such a horrible thing. For the first few years I attended the prison church, but I had not sincerely repented. Yet as Christians visited and prayed with me I knew that God was working His wondrous power in my life. Realising that He took my sin very seriously, I began to take Him and His word seriously...
Once a terrorist who wanted to hurt those who opposed his political views, Raymond is now the minister of two Presbyterian churches in Northern Ireland.