The Ligonier Conference, as expected was good. I'm waiting to hear back from a couple of publishers on books deals. Please pray that they will provide books for the students.

To Him be the glory!

Scott Kalas
Soldiers of Christ Prison Ministries

Discipleship: Defending Your Faith - Part 1

Dixon Correctional Center

James - My name is James and could you please pray that God is with me where ever I transfer to and could you please pray that I go to East Moline and that it really be somewhere I will really like and please pray for blessings for my family and for me to find a way to introduce Jesus to them. Thank you.

No name - We pray for Cameron to be healed from his addiction to drugs and that he will give his life to God. May the grace and truth of God and Jesus Christ touch him.

Wes - Pray for my friend Jordan. She is on the verge of death. She has something wrong with her throat that hurts when she eats and they need to raise a lot of money.

A. C. - Dear heavenly Father, thank you for your merciful gift of life. For the gift of salvation to us all. May Your love rain down on us so that we may lift Your name. Lord, I pray that You continue to bless each of us and Scott too.Thank you for getting him home safely from his trip so that he can continue coming here for us to further grow in Your Word and lessons. In Jesus name, I pray, Amen.

Randy - Cameron for salvation and addiction and health. My family for salvation, and family for reconciliation (brothers and sisters). Scott's ministry and Scott's and Michelle's health.The Sproul family for the lost of  R. C. Sproul.

Bruce - Dear Father God, Your plans have included me and a host of the faithful men who standby Your Word. Today you have given us another day to open our eyes, understand and our love for everyone more and to embrace them. Scott, it is your teaching that we seek every time you come to Dixon so that we can grow from your wisdom that is instilled in your heart from God, so that you can teach us men a more kind, compassionate love for us, from you through Christ. And, that we will be able to walk into the light, and bring forth the light of God to others. Scott, as you leave this building, may your journey be safe and continue to bless you and your family higher and all of us men will be able to surrender and become more closer to God and our families will be holy, rich of the word of God and nothing shall enter the love of God that is in us. Thank you.

No name - Pray for Scott's family for strength during their son's struggle with drug addiction. Pray that God will ease their suffering.

Rod - Day 109 of seeking God. Wrote my wife this past Sunday. It shares a little of my journey and has invited her to come out. Pray for God's timing and help in all of this.

Sheridan Correctional Center Afternoon

Jason - I would like to keep my family in prayers for forgiveness and acceptance for me. I would like to send a prayer out to my teacher for Malachi Dads and Discipleship classes son. I would like to strongly pray for his wisdom, health, and his spiritual spark. Thank you.

Robert - I have always been told to pray for others and not myself. I'm changing and believe differently. I'm asking for you to pray for me. I feel better when I know that someone is holding their thought on me specifically. Thank you and God bless you. I want to become more open and share with others. Celebrate my life instead of being sorry about my past.

Robert - For Pastor Scott and all of you who make this ministry possible with their time, their efforts, and your monetary contributions. Especially those who have opened their wallets and purses. They have put their money where mouths are.

Paul - Prayer for my wife and all of our family near and far off. Pray for their health, peace of mind, and goodness. Pray for Scott and his family bless them with all their needs. Helps Scott's son be submissive to the Holy Spirit.

Sheridan Correctional Center Evening

Sir - Pray I get a better study Bible/systematic theology book. Hoping that it would be possible for me to have assistance in finding a church home. Pray intercession for the saints. Pray that God would continue guiding and lighting our way. Allowing us to live for his glory. Pray that the Lord reveals to me what he wants me to do to glorify Him and edify the Kingdom. Pray that the Lord blesses and protects my family. Pray that Jesus enters the life of my family and that his love and wisdom submerges every fiber of their being, their heart, and their minds. Pray that the Spirit keeps speaking to me and guiding me. Pray that those who pursue and oppress flee before the power of God in me.

Michael - Hello, how are you? First I want to thank you for praying for me and my family. My name is Michael, can you please pray for me that I can go home in the summertime. I need to be back at home with my son and wife. Please pray for me that I go home by June or July. I'm tired of being in jail. Thank you so much. God bless you.

Michael - Hello, how are you? First I want to thank you for praying for me and my family. My name is Michael, can you please pray for me that I can go home on July 6th this year. Please, I'm just tired of being in jail also can you please pray for me that I can talk to my mother soon. Also, can you please pray for my wife, and son, that we can stay together as a family. Thank you. God bless you.

Steve - I pray for my continued faith and devotion to learning to live righteously through You. By doing so to help rid me of bad thoughts and feelings of remorse. The health of my parents, children and family and friends. For Mary and her family. Tracy and Calsey overcome their heroin addiction. Scott's son Cameron could overcome his addiction. I pray this in the name of Jesus. Amen.

Randall - Please pray for the Foster family, mom and Kathy. Especially for strength, health, financially, wisdom, and happiness. Can we pray for Mr.John in his situation? He has blessed so many people and he could use some prayer. Also, Hi Ivan, ???. I'd also, like to pray for Dawn these two women have good hearts and need the love of prayer. I also want to pray for myself for God knows best.  And I pray my prayers come true. I need all His love and support. It feels like I'm freaking out why nobody put up my phone account so I can talk with my family. Do they still love me?  I want to pray for dad may we reconcile. Pray for Vicky's stepmom and also God please send me a blessing financially. Oh yeah and the cellie thing I'm still a little uncomfortable. Pray for 6 months good time. God, why do I hurt so? I pray also for understanding strength not to be afraid. Also my health. Also, help me understand. Help.

Christian Living: Malachi Dads - Family Restoration

Dixon Correctional Center

Aaron - For a great parole site and an early release date and to meet someone special and good to come into my life and be a true friend. For more family love, support and understanding, and forgiveness. Thank you.

No name - Dear Lord, I come to You to send a prayer to Cameron, Scott's son. As a man who knows the evil of addiction, I pray that You be with him. Lift him up with Your love. Use Your Son's name to help light Cameron's path to Your loving grace and mercy. May he find the help he needs. In Jesus name, Amen.

Christian Living: Malachi Dads - Psalm 1 / The Heart of a Father

Sheridan Correctional Center Early

Erick - I would like to pray for the children without their fathers therefore them.That they know their fathers love. That they don't feel hurt and blame their selves for their father's absence. I would also like to pray for Scott for his son, but the power the Lord be with them. For them to be safe in their endeavors.

Jason - I'd like to send prayers for my brother and sisters and their health. Also, as well as our relationships and bring us closer.I feel so distant. Thank you.

Sheridan Correctional Center Late

No prayer requests submitted

SOCPM Alumni

Soldiers of Christ  
Sheridan; 01/2015 thru 03/2015
Discharged 03/11/2018

Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan; 11/2015 thru 08/2016
Discharged 03/12/2018  

Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan 12/2017 thru 03/2018
Paroled 03/13/2018  

Soldiers of Christ  
Dixon; 02/2013 thru 05/2013
Discharged 03/14/2018

Soldiers of Christ  
Sheridan; 05/2016 thru 06/2016
Discharged 03/14/2018

Soldiers of Christ
Missoula A&SC, MT; Pastoral 01/2018
Transferred Great Falls Prerelease Ctr, MT 03/14/2018  

Soldiers of Christ
Dixon; 07/2013 thru 09/2013
New Life Corrections
Dixon; 09/2016
Admitted R&CC Stateville 03/14/2018

New Life Corrections
Dixon; 09/2017
Admitted 03/14/2018

Soldiers of Christ
Dixon; 12/2013 thru 12/2013
Paroled 03/14/2018

Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan; 02/2016 thru 04/2016
Admitted R&CC Stateville 03/15/2018

Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan; 12/2016 thru 03/2017
Paroled 03/16/2018

Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan: 07/2017 thru 07/2017
Work Release 03/16/2018

Ministry Partners New Life Corrections

New Life Corrections

Dixon Correctional Center

Class scheduled to resume April 7th

Wesley Ministries

Illinois River Correctional Center

No name - Pray for my wife, her health is not good.

No name - For everyone to pray for themselves and their families.

Ronnie - For me to get my life right w/ God, the devil's attacking me on every side, pray for my family and our children.

No name - For my wife and friends, a change in our perspective and the way we treat each other. I'm thankful for my family and wish to be home w/them soon.

No name - For all inmates and their families and for my strength in Christ.

Raymond - For everyone in this place, that they live in Christ, for crussillo event on 10th and 11th of March. for my family. for the loss of my niece and her 2 children in a house fire on 1/31/18 in Harrisburg. for my eye surgery.

No name - For God's love, mercy and grace to be upon me and for the healing of our nation and for people's hearts to be mended. 

No name - For my sister who was involved in a serious car wreck, for an infection that I have.  for our nation's leaders as well as state, local and prisons.

Steven - For my daughter, granddaughter, to accept the Lord, I've been in prison and have never met them, that they'll visit me. Thanks.