Offer friendship and guidance to prisoners and ex-prisoners who are rebuilding their lives. The resources on this page will help you develop effective mentoring skills. (Please click on the + to view more resources)
Let these scriptures provide a solid foundation for your mentoring outreach GOD'S PURPOSE FOR MENTORING JESUS. THE DIVINE MENTOR OTHER...
Learn some of the key qualifications needed to become a Prison Fellowship mentor God has called every Christian to "make disciples." However,...
How do you want your mentor-mentee relationship to work? Effective mentors focus on building supportive relationships, not fixing people. Research...
Discover some factors that make mentoring ministry vitally important today When God created mankind beginning with Adam, He recognized that "people...
Help prisoners and ex-prisoners avoid associating with the old crowd You are who you hang out with. You may have heard this in your younger ...
Be alert for these three warning signs your mentee may be straying off course Taking the step to mentor an ex-prisoner could be one of the most rewarding...
Share these encouraging devotionals with prisoners you mentor These short devotionals written by prisoners paint a picture of how each writer grew...
Be prepared to help mentees find healing from the shame of past victimization As a volunteer mentor, you may work with mentees who have suffered past...
Consider ways to help mentees feel it’s safe to reveal their deepest issues.
Help mentees face the truth about the issues holding them captive.
Use this biblical model for handling problems with your mentee.
Want to help your mentee? Ask more questions!
Find out how to get involved in mentoring prisoners preparing for release.
Consider offering reentry mentoring to help guide newly-released prisoners.
Work with other volunteers to provide a supportive atmosphere for recovery.
Specialize in helping ex-prisoners reenter the workforce.
A former prison chaplain looks at ten destructive thinking patterns that prevent a person from becoming a “straight thinker” who accepts responsibility.
A simple yet comprehensive approach to resolving conflict God’s way, showing how conflict can be turned into a testimony to the power of God.
Popular radio host and counselor June Hunt examines 50 of the most common, urgent problems with which people struggle.
This discipleship manual addresses every aspect of living a Christian life in prison or in reentry, applying generous amounts of Scripture to each teaching,
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