Charis is an ecumenical Christian prison ministry in which no particular denomination, theology, or tradition is expressed, implied or permitted. Charis is a volunteer ministry for our incarcerated brothers and sisters and is funded by individual contributions. Team members are selected by the Lay Director.
Complete a Cursillo, Walk to Emmaus, Tres Dias, Via de Cristo, Unidos en Cristo or similar weekend.
Accept Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior and recognize Him as the One and Only Way to the Father and salvation.
Attend all required team meetings and show continued support to the insiders by attending monthly reunions following the weekend.
Be actively involved in Christian fellowship and a prayer and share group.
Abide by all the institution requirements and guidelines and accept any consequences that may occur for not following them.
Abide by all the policies and procedures of Charis.