Hope all had a blessed and joyful happy Thanksgiving!

Thank you for your prayers.

To Him be the glory!

Scott Kalas
Soldiers of Christ Prison Ministries

Discipleship: Developing Christian Character

Dixon Correctional Center

No name - please pray for our Christian brother Ofc. Straham to get the LTS (Leisure Time Services) officers job.

Carl - Please pray for my sister Sherese's health and strength in the Lord. My wife's strength and God Behind Bars volunteers to visit us, also Dixon Correctional Center inmates, also Scott's son and his family as a whole. Amen. God bless this class and each individual and their families.

A. C. - Pray for my brothers here at Dixon C. C., their families, Scott, and his family. God bless us all through the holiday. Thank you for your Son's great sacrifice for going to the cross. Please be with my father, that he gets good news with his test results. Be with my children and keep them far from the devil reach. In Jesus name, I pray, amen!

George - Chaplin Merrandino (Dixon C.C.) that the new sentencing bill will be a just and fair bill.

Wes - Pray for me and my family and that we could be blessed this holiday season in the Spirit and how God would like it to be.

Sheridan Correctional Center Afternoon

Richard J. - Pray for my family to be happy, healthy, wealthy and wise !! Pray for my girlfriend to continue recovering from heroin addiction and to not be afraid to maintain contact with me because of her realizations that typically come and go with recovery and for her to be safe and secure!! Pray for my release to be a smooth process with no hitches, warrants and or problems so that I can start anew with no legal, economic and or any other problems!!

Paul - I would be asking for prayer for my girl of 30 years, for her health, for my kids, my sisters, mainly Tracy, for her health, and Debby, her well-being. Scott and his son Cameron, pray for me, Paul, for my humbleness, help me in my thinking etc.

Jeremie - Please pray for my fiancé Stephanie that her hand gets better. She had surgery on her arm and now she can't use her right hand. Please and thank you. Amen.

Sheridan Correctional Center Evening

No name - Please pray that my loved ones enjoy health and happiness and that they can find it in their hearts to forgive me all my sins and transgressions Real or imagined and hopefully reach out to me Open give me a chance especially Crystal.

Steve P. - Pray for my continued faith in the Lord Jesus Christ. Also, for the help of my parents and my children. Also, or Mary's family and that Calsey can find her way out the toils of a heroin addiction. Amen.

Michael F. - Hello, how are you doing, my name is Michael. First I want to thank you for your prayers. Can you pray for me that, I soon see my son and wife? I have not seen them once these pray for me that I hear something from my mother soon. Thank you so much. Bless you and your family.

Michael F. - Hello, how you doing, hope and pray that everything is alright with you, and your family. Also, thanks for praying for me. My name is Michael. Can you please pray for me that I get out early on 10/13/18, I have been on my best in here. Also, can you pray for me that I hear and talk to my loved ones? Thanks so much. God bless you and your family, thank you.

Dave M. - Pray for my family, ex-girlfriend Sarah, and to be released next year with a clear head on my shoulders, and a great spiritual future.

No name - I would ask that we pray for people who not only don't have their wants but don't have their needs met. I would also ask that we pray for those that work towards filling those wants and needs. I also would like to pray for the well-being of my ex-wife Kerrie, stepdaughters Savannah, Makayla, and Maggie and my daughter Joselyn.

No name - Please pray that as my release time gets closer I receive as much "good" time "earned" as possible and that I am able to request and receive any and all "benefits" offered for parolees to help my transition be smoother. Thank you.

William R. - I'm asking for you Christian, to help me pray for my son who is very with ill infections. I would also ask for you to help me pray for my sister, brother-in-law, nephew and great-niece they are moving home back from Oklahoma to Illinois. I would ask you to help pray that my sister Doris, Brother in law Billy Bear stay off drugs and find a new life in God. Thank you.

Christian Living: Malachi Dads - The Heart of a Man

Dixon Correctional Center

Cedric - My prayer request is for greater peace of mind for myself all of the humanity this approaching holiday season through ut the coming year.

Christian Living: Malachi Dads - Family Restoration

Sheridan Correctional Center

Nathan L. - Please pray for my wife and children to have strength while I am away for the holidays. I am out in February but still have a chance at the additional good time, so perhaps pray for that, but most importantly, pray for my wife's vehicle to continue holding up well she visits me from 100 miles away in the winter weather.

Toby B. - Please pray for me and my upcoming release on or around January 10, 2018. Pray that during my transition God will help me to establish the essential spiritual disciplines; prayer, Bible reading, and fellowship with other believers. pray that God will help me to lead my family by serving them and modeling and patterning the life of Christ before them. The transition will be extremely important.

Derek B. – God helps my grandma she is in the hospital again. I really hope she's okay help her to make it through. Help my mom too Lord, to stay on the right path and keep them both safe. Amen.

SOCPM Alumni

Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan; 07/2017 thru 07/2017
Paroled 11/20/2017


Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan; 05/2016 thru 11/2016
Paroled 11/20/2017

Soldiers of Christ
Dixon; 07/2013 thru 09/2013
Admitted R&CC Stateville 11/20/2017

Soldiers of Christ
Dixon; 05/2014 thru 05/2014
Discharged 11/20/2017

Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan; 08/2017 thru 11/2017
Discharged 11/21/2017

Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan; 05/2016 thru 05/2017
Admitted R&CC 11/21/2017

Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan; 10/2017 thru 11/2017   
Transferred Stateville 11/21/2017

Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan; 08/2015 thru 05/2016
Paroled 11/22/2017   

Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan; 05/2016 thru 09/2016
Discharged 11/22/201

Ministry Partners New Life Corrections

New Life Corrections

Dixon Correctional Center

No prayer requests received from ministry partner.

Wesley Ministries

Illinois River Correctional Center

No prayer requests received from ministry partner.