Before co-founding the women’s prison ministry Daughters of Destiny with her husband Mel, Annie Goebel was looking for a happy ending in all the wrong places.
Peaches followed her families footsteps all the way into prison. After having her first child while she was incarcerated she knew something had to change.
"I had three beautiful children—the perfect neighborhood, the perfect job, the perfect car."
The children were headed to the prison's gym where they would meet their incarcerated mothers for a day of fun and memory-making.
Crack cocaine. Prostitution. Murder. Lisa was running from a past haunted by her crimes. And the fear and guilt were overwhelming.
God has made all of us to be leaders in the sphere of influence given to us. Some of the most important and precious work we do with prisoners is to help them realize that they, too, have this potential and calling to be leaders.