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founders Richard and Carolyn Bland, founders of United Prison Ministries International, have made it their life’s work to serve the Lord and spread his word. For over 33 years, UPMI has donated over 70 million Bibles and spiritual literature free of charge to inmates and their families all over the world. Read more.
  • December 30, 2014Erik
    Dear brother and sisters in Christ, I pray this finds you doing well. I am a new child of God and I am reaching out to find some guidance and fellowship. It is very hard to follow the way in this environment. Recently, I have been hitting one stumbling block after another and find myself falling back into old ways. Continue Reading
  • December 23, 2014James
    Dear UPMI, Hello! Today I received from you the book, “Desire of Ages”. I started reading it immediately and am already enjoying it very much! I just wanted to write this letter to thank you for your ministry. I believe you are making a huge difference in many peoples lives by doing what you do. I am looking forward to Continue Reading
  • December 16, 2014Dedication: Mr. J. Reese Dyle
    DEDICATION: A gift in honor of Mr. J. Reese Dyle was received. Brother Reese was a good man who showed much dedication to his wife and family. Our prayers go out to his family members. Sincerely, UPMI Team
  • December 9, 2014Elizabeth
    Dear Elder Bland, I truly want to thank you for these lovely soul winning books. I want to order the 1 Bible Answers and 100 Bible Question Answered. I want to equipment myself before I give them out. I want to do more for Christ. May God continue to bless your work also those who help to carry on this Continue Reading
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The mission, passion, and purpose of United Prison Ministries International is to share the love of God; present the gospel of Jesus Christ and express the meaning of faith through the power of prayer.