Date of Award


Document Type

Major Applied Project

Degree Name

Doctor of Ministry (DMin)


Practical Theology

First Advisor

Arthur Bacon

Scripture References in this Resource

2 Timothy 4:5-6; John 8:36; Matthew 25:36


The need exists for more trained prison and jail ministry volunteers in a correctional system bulging with inmates.

The manual training program is directed by a prison and jail ministry trainer for one or two individuals and is made to be adaptable to a variety of settings.

The training program is a step-by-step program and is based on a(T) Teaching (Education), (T) Training (Experience), and (R) Reaching(Recruiting other volunteers) model.

Following the training program the trainee should have an awareness of his/her desired area of service and a degree of comfortability in his/her volunteer ministry.

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