Category Archives: Preventing Crime and Gang-Related Violence

Royal Ranger Outpost 49, Christian Life Assembly of God

One Boy’s Memory of Royal Rangers Inspires a Ministry’s Reach to Many More

Glen Sorrentino, an adult volunteer with Royal Rangers, contributed this story about how a boy’s remembrance of his childhood experience as a Royal Ranger inspired a ministry to the boys and young men at a South Carolina youth detention center.

The Royal Rangers program is an activity-based, small group church ministry for boys and young men in grades K-12. Royal Rangers provides Christlike character formation and servant leadership more info

Saints Prison Ministry

Saints Step Up to the Plate to Share the Gospel with Inmates

Reaching individuals in prison is a challenge. Many prisoners won’t attend a chapel service or Bible study while incarcerated but will go to a sporting event at which a gospel message is shared. The Saints Prison Ministry uses the language of sports to reach inmates with the message of Christ’s love.

The Saints Prison Ministry, headquartered in Moorestown, New Jersey, began in 1987 with a softball team that played more info