Christian Living

Malachi Dads

From Awana Lifeline this four-book curriculum builds hopes into incarcerated dads who have come to accept the truth that the cycle of generational incarceration needs to end and are stepping to meet the challenge of living out Joshua 24:15

Psalm 1 The Blessed Man

Written by inmates in Louisiana State Penitentiary Angola's Malachi Dads program who have been transformed by the gospel of Jesus Christ. The study defines characteristics of a godly man found in the six verses of Psalm 1. Chapters include explanations of each verse, review questions with space to write and homework to help readers live out the lesson. Men from the Malachi Dads program also share their testimonies throughout the book.

The Heart of a Father

Teaches incarcerated fathers how they can have a heart that pleases God, regardless of their past sins. Help fathers in prison understand what it means to be men after God’s own heart. This Malachi Dads study has 12 lessons with memory verses and assignments. Topics cover trustworthiness, temptation, and purity, prayer and more.

The Heart of a Man

This 12-lesson curriculum for men's prison ministry provides practical biblical advice for life, marriage, and parenting. Quickly growing as a force in fathering The course is designed for fathers in the most broken of places-prison. It shows men how to be Christ followers and grow in faith.

A Soldier's Call to Renewing FatherHood

Based on National Fatherhood Initiative’s "InsideOut Dad Christian" teaches the student not only what children want in a daddy but more importantly what God expects of fathers.  Each week's teaching offers articles from leading family ministries Dr. James Dobson's Family Talk, Focus on the Family, Family Life Today and Desiring God related to that week's core topic.

A Soldier’s Call to Biblical Marriage

Based on Ligonier Ministries' "The Intimate Marriage" teaching series by R. C. Sproul.

Teaches the student the theology, sociology and psychology of marriage, covering the subjects of communication, gender roles, and sex. Additionally each week's teaching is supplemented with 'Fatherhood Matters,' articles from such leading ministries Desiring God, Dr. James Dobson's Family Talk, Family Life Today, Focus on the Family, Grace to You and other ministries related to that week's core topic

A Soldier's Call to Biblical Character

Based on Ligonier Ministries' "Developing Christian Character" teaching series by Dr. R. C. Sproul. Teaches the student the transforming power that comes from the Fruit of the Holy Spirit. Desiring God, Dr. James Dobson's Family Talk, Family Life Today, Focus on the Family, Grace to You and other ministries related to that week's core topic

A Soldier's Call to Biblical Stewardship

Based on Ligonier Ministries' "Economics for Everybody" teaching series by R. C. Sproul Jr. Teaches the student how to apply biblical principals to work, wealth and the world. Desiring God, Dr. James Dobson's Family Talk, Family Life Today, Focus on the Family, Grace to You and other ministires related to that week's core topic


The number of sessions and total hours are scheduled sessions and hours. However do to the unpredictability of prison operations actual times will vary but all scheduled material is presented.