Who We Are
The Texas Annual Conference(ie East Texas Area) has some 750 churches. Our goal is to assist the churches to become active in Restorative Justice. With over 70,000 incarcerated in our area we have a "Mission Field in our Own Backyard".
Lives Impacted by crime will be restored by the love of Jesus Christ through Restorative Justice Ministries.
Types Of Activity
Our Mission is "To inspire Texas Annual Conference Methodists into personal participation in Restorative Justice activities and to facilitate their active engagement".
East Texas, from Marshall to Houston, North to the Red River and East to the Sabine.
Books we have publishedDVD Video Resource "Restorative Justice Tools for Engaging Churches in Restorative Justice" available by ordering at the website. Three hours of programing broken down into 5-20 minutes programs. It is menu driven. Donation of minimum of $10.00 to cover cost of duplication and mailing.
About Our Prison Ministry
This ministry is expanding throughout the Texas UMC Conference area with the contacts for various ministries, including and not limited to vising those in prison or jail, victims, mentoring, re-entry programs, restoration churches, Restorative Justice Ministry groups, Bible study, chaplains and family aid.
Please pray for Gods help in achieving our objective to have a meaningful impact in restoring the lives of those affected by crime.