CALL TO PRAYER: Petition & praise in prison

Originally published in Baptist Press –

PADUCAH, Ky. (BP) — “Thank you, Lord for Your mercy and grace,” a female inmate writes in prayer. “I ask for wisdom, Lord, and to prosper in any and everything I touch. Bless everyone that comes across my path. I pray that Your hand be with me, protect me from evil, and that I may not cause any pain.”

Prisoners, specifically women prisoners, are largely forgotten. The spiritual state of incarcerated individuals is not among the day-to-day thoughts of most Christians. Continue reading “CALL TO PRAYER: Petition & praise in prison”