SPRINGFIELD, MO. I wish you could read the letters we receive
almost daily from inmates who have been touched by the Pentecostal
Evangel. Some openly confess sin and request prayer; others
hunger for scriptural answers. And many share how they invited Jesus
Christ into their hearts by repeating the ABCs of salvation found
in this magazine.
Im convinced that Americas prisons are one of the greatest
evangelism opportunities in our nation. Hundreds of thousands of
inmates are one touch away from finding Jesus Christ. We have the
opportunity and responsibility to nurture revival
in Americas prisons. (See the newest frontline
report for a revival report inside a Michigan institution.)
Placing this magazine in the hands of more inmates must be a priority,
because Jesus hasnt given up on Americas prison population.
He longs to extend a hand to men and women who have lost their way.
He longs to restore their hope and give them a new purpose in life.
Unfortunately, many false religions are offering their own brand
of hope, vying for the allegiance of inmates through printed propaganda.
And because inmates have significant time for reading, they are
being indoctrinated en masse by materials contrary to the Word of
One prisoner wrote: "I want to tell you what an absolute blessing
the Pentecostal Evangel is. In prison there is no end to
material which either promotes cults, prosperity or false doctrines
based on Scriptures taken out of context. The Evangel is
a refreshing wind of truth in an atmosphere filthy with doctrinal
Inmates like this and chaplains are urgently requesting additional
copies of the Pentecostal Evangel. But your help is needed
to expand our distribution to prisons. Together we can penetrate
prison walls with the gospel.
For only $1 each week, you can send an Evangel to four prisoners.
That is a small price to pay for the lives that will be changed.
(It is common for one magazine to be read by a dozen inmates.)
Please pray about what you can give to send this magazine into
prison cells across the nation. Information on how you can send
the Pentecostal Evangel to a man or woman in prison can be
found by clicking here.
Your financial gift may hold the keys to an inmates spiritual
freedom and help transform our prisons into centers for revival.
Together, lets seize the opportunity to touch men and women