Overcoming Evil in Prison: How to Be a Light in a Dark Place

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Prison society is no better or worse than those inmates who make up its population. As goes the attitudes and actions of inmates, so goes much of the prison culture. The Christian in prison does not have to conform to the evil that often confronts him, but can choose to be a light in a dark place by living for Christ. This requires the discipline necessary to learn God's Word and the courage to live His will. Where the light of Christ shines, there the soul is free to live and love, even in the midst of spiritual...
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Overview

Prison society is no better or worse than those inmates who make up its population. As goes the attitudes and actions of inmates, so goes much of the prison culture. The Christian in prison does not have to conform to the evil that often confronts him, but can choose to be a light in a dark place by living for Christ. This requires the discipline necessary to learn God's Word and the courage to live His will. Where the light of Christ shines, there the soul is free to live and love, even in the midst of spiritual darkness where evil rages against God's truth. Overcoming Evil in Prison addresses some of the basic issues related to helping the Christian advance to spiritual maturity and to be a light for Christ in a dark place.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781470141509
  • Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
  • Publication date: 2/25/2012
  • Pages: 138
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Meet the Author

Steven was born and raised in southern California (1967 - ), and has been studying and teaching the Bible since 1990. Steven completed a Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2006 and pursued doctoral work in Expository Preaching. Studies in the original languages of Scripture (nearly four years of Greek and Hebrew), ancient history and systematic theology have been the foundation for Steven's teaching and writing ministry. He has written several Christian books and dozens of articles on Christian theology. He has recorded more than three hundred hours of audio and video sermons which are available on the internet. Steven worked in jail ministry for over twelve years and has taught in several Bible churches.
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