In the prison industrial complex, injustice abounds in many small and large ways. Resistance to progressive religious and spiritual views is a reality. Religious freedom is always put to the test.
None of this deters the CLF. Each time we read a testimony from one of our members in prison, we know just how much our ministry makes a difference in all of our lives.
Yet the reality is that religious programming in prisons is complex. All correspondence must be mailed. Inmates are frequently transferred to new facilities with little to no notice. Prison ministry is labor intensive! Here’s just a glimpse at what we did in 2017 alone: