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    We Need Prayer Support

    November 20, 2020 | Middle East Prison Ministry

    Although we haven’t been able to meet the inmates in person, we continue to follow up on their cases and call them periodically over the phone to encourage them and pray with them. They also call us frequently whenever they are allowed their personal calling time. We continue to provide them with calling cards to … Read more

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    God’s Plans are Higher

    August 11, 2020 | Middle East Prison Ministry

    We are forever thankful for how God Almighty has orchestrated things to keep our Middle East Prison Ministry going strong throughout the quarantine months due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We are privileged to witness that God’s plans are higher than our highest aspirations. Here is a quick glimpse of how God is using us during … Read more

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    Inmates Asking for Prayer

    May 19, 2020 | Middle East Prison Ministry

    We are working from home as the entire country is under lock-down praying that the Lord will end the pandemic with a clearer vision of our need to His love and mercy. Yet, despite our being home there are always open doors to help those who are in need. Our team is continuously receiving calls … Read more

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    Students Serving in Prison Ministry

    April 11, 2019 | Middle East Prison Ministry

    In January, February, and March of 2019, we were blessed to help six foreign inmates who finished their sentence and were released with new hope to reunite with their families. We helped them with the finalization of their official documentation and provided tickets for five of them. Three of the inmates are from Nigeria and … Read more

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    Sharing Hope in Jesus

    February 25, 2019 | Middle East Prison Ministry

    We concluded 2018 by visiting all prisons during December to comfort the inmates with the good news of the hope we have by the blood of Jesus, we met many local and foreigner inmates from The Middle East. We prayed with them and encouraged them. Two of the inmates in the women prison accepted Jesus … Read more

  • Update for Middle East Prison Ministry

    January 1, 2019 | Middle East Prison Ministry

    We are finalizing our visits to prisons for the year 2018. We have had the opportunity to share testimonies with the police officers at the prisons, along with the inmates. Even though Islam values being generous to those who have least, the officers and staff of the prisons have a hard time understanding why we … Read more

  • Two Released Inmates Finally Return Home

    Two Released Inmates Finally Return Home

    September 23, 2018 | Middle East Prison Ministry

    Just a few days ago, our mission team returned from visits to the fifteen prisons in Jordan where we do ministry. All of the visits were very encouraging, and our team witnessed incredible changes in the lives of the prison inmates they visited. This quarter, we were privileged to welcome two inmates out of prison. … Read more

  • JOEP April 2018 Update Prison Conversions Continue to Happen 1

    Prison Conversions Continue to Happen

    April 18, 2018 | Middle East Prison Ministry

    We visited the women’s prison on the day after Palm Sunday, where we met a lady who was very emotionally distressed and feeling regret for what she has done with her life. We took some time to listen to her and talk over her situation. We encouraged her to have hope, and we shared the … Read more

  • JOEP March 2018 Update Learning Humility through Unjust Imprisonment

    Learning Humility through Unjust Imprisonment

    March 18, 2018 | Middle East Prison Ministry

    In one of our visits to the jail, we met a woman named Mirian.* She was captured by the police and arrested on drug charges. She is a tattoo specialist, and one of her clients asked her to come to his house to give his wife a tattoo. During the appointment, the police arrived and … Read more

  • JOEP December 2017 Update Exponential Witnessing in a Womens Prison 1

    Exponential Witnessing in a Womens Prison

    December 17, 2017 | Middle East Prison Ministry

    One of the Arab inmates in the womens prison had requested a Bible from us during our previous visit. During our next visit we gave her one, and she took it eagerly and pressed it to her heart and kissed it happily like a child with a gift she had long waited for. She said: “Now I … Read more