Robert Toney Award

Last week our Board President, Judge Robert Downing was honored with the Robert Toney Award by Awana Lifeline. This award is named after our late Board Member and dear friend Reverend Robert Toney in honor of his dedicated service to inmates and anyone seeking the unconditional love of God. As friends and fellow servants, it… More Robert Toney Award

Our First Annual Summit is Around the Corner!

  On May 31st GPSF will host the first Partners in Moral Rehabilitation Summit. The goal of the summit is to bring prison seminary key players from across the country together to learn and grow from each other’s experiences. We are planning several sessions tailored to the needs of seminary staff, program directors, DOC staff,… More Our First Annual Summit is Around the Corner!

Salvation Army Recognizes Burl Cain

At last summer’s American Correctional Association conference, The Salvation Army was present to honor members of the public who have made a positive contribution in corrections. There were three awards given at the luncheon; Chaplain of the Year Award, Excellence in Corrections Award, and one of the Salvation Army’s highest honors, the Others Award. The… More Salvation Army Recognizes Burl Cain

Ruth Graham Visits West Virginia Prisons with GPSF

  The week after Thanksgiving, Kristi took a very special guest, Ruth Graham, to tour the moral rehabilitation model being carried out by Catalyst Ministries in West Virginia. Ruth, the daughter of evangelist Billy Graham, has been a friend and supporter of the Angola Bible College for many years.  It was a privilege to have her encourage the… More Ruth Graham Visits West Virginia Prisons with GPSF

Possible Opportunities in Honduras

  This month, Burl visited Honduras where he had meetings with some very high-ranking political officials including the President, Security (Corrections) Director of the country, and some powerful human rights activists. Honduras has spent the last several years reconstructing it’s prisons with security and reform in mind, but because of gang activity and lack of… More Possible Opportunities in Honduras

Exciting news in Texas

GPSF and The Heart of Texas Foundation had some exciting events this month! On May 8th Darrington Prison Seminary hosted their 3rd graduation.  We want to congratulate the class of 2017 and express our excitement for the classes to follow! After months of preparing the Darrington prison seminary’s students for field ministry and continued work… More Exciting news in Texas