Inmate Ministry Program at Correctional Work Center Reduces Recidivism Rates

The Rutherford County Correctional Work Center in Murfreesboro, TN has seen a significant drop in recidivism rates, and some of the credit is going to Pastor John Spurgeon, who oversees the inmate and law enforcement ministry in Rutherford County. In this radio interview, he details how some of his programs, such as Bible studies, have helped inmates “reconnect their relationship with Christ” and given them the skills needed to rejoin society upon release. How does religion help inmates keep away from re-offending after release?

Listen to the full interview at wgnsradio.comArrow