Richard and Carolyn Bland
In 1980 Richard and Carolyn Bland began supplying the religious texts Desire of Ages and Steps to Christ to a prison chaplain for inmates of a local prison in Alabama. Their impact was so significant that they decided to organize a small group of volunteers from local churches to reach out to prisons everywhere. Today UPMI ministers to over three thousand prisons all over the world and has distributed over 70 million Bible Lessons, Bibles, and life changing books free of charge to prisoners and their families. Read more..
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Testimonies of God’s truth.
We hope you will be inspired and touched by these letters of hope from inmates who have been influenced by the on going ministry of UPMI.
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