Every week, our Graders meet at Redeemer Fellowship Church, 1125 Oak Street, in St. Charles, to grade Bible Lessons completed by inmates. We have Grading Keys & training available! It's great fellowship around the Word! 12-years & older. Those under 18 must be accompanied by a parent.
Saturdays, 8 - Noon
In the NRC Unit of Stateville Prison (Joliet), the inmates have no programs, no TV, no radios, no nothing, EXCEPT the literature we take them! You can join us as a "Limited Volunteer," once every three months, on a Saturday, 8 - Noon. We visit the men cell-by-cell. You must bring your own literature. 18 & older, no felony record.
1st Thursdays, 6 - 8 PM
Every 1st Thursday of every month, 6 - 8 PM, we show Christian movies to the teen boys at the IYC in St. Charles. You could come along, help provide snacks, share a word of testimony! Must be 18 or older, no felony record
Weekly, Fridays, 2 - 3:30 PM
Chaplain Tom needs a partner in the DuPage County Jail (Wheaton), on Fridays, , and
Weekly, Thursdays, 1 - 2:30 PM
in the IL Youth Center (St. Charles), on Thursdays..
We're following a curriculum, but not strictly. Sometimes we show a video. Must be 18-years or older, no felony record, with your Pastor's recommendation.
Overnight, Monday - Tuesday
In 2 days (usually a Mon-Tue), we present our "Dads' Classes" in the 25 men's state prisons across Illinois (at their invitation!). We pay our own expenses (travel, motel, some meals), usually as part of a team of 6. Must be a Christian Dad, 18 or older, no felony record, with your Pastor's recommendation.
Yearly, in the fall
Our only fund-raising event. I need help organizing, recruiting Table Captains (to invite other guests), Table Sponsors (to underwrite the banquet costs), decorating, and perhaps conducting a "silent auction."
Weekly,Tuesdays, 9 - 11 AM
In the Kendall County Jail (Yorkville), on Tuesdays, and in the Kane County Jail (varied times), we take a Book Cart, loaded with Bibles, Christian books and literature,BibleLessons,tractsdevotionals. We also offer them and 1-on-1 counseling. Must be 18-years or older, no felony record, with your Pastor's recommendation.
Weekly, Mondays, 11 AM - 1 PM
Our 10 "Dads' Classes" are presented one per week, in Stateville Prison (Mon.& Wed)
Weekly, Wednesdays 9 - 11 AM
in the Kendall County Jail (Tue. 1:30 - 3 PM), and
Weekly, Tuesdays 1:30 - 3 PM
in the Kane County Jail
Weekly, Fridays 7 - 9 PM
(Fridays 7 - 9 PM). Must be a Christian Dad, 18 or older, no felony record, with your Pastor's recommendation.