John 16:33

And It Came To Pass

One of the blessings of being housed on the Mt. View unit in the 90’s was being able to check out spiritual material to listen in our cubical. Often, I would check out Christian Comedian cassettes. Listening to their humor always lightened the load of incarceration. One of my favorites was Mark Lowery’s “Twenty Stories…

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Teachers By Bob Neyra

As summer winds down and I know it’s time to go back to school my first reaction is, “Oh I really don’t want to go back”. But after a few days of teacher in-service, I start to feel a rejuvenation of my teaching spirit. I start looking ahead to all the new faces and personalities…

We Walk By Faith By Susan Neyra

Walking By Faith

When remembering my years of incarceration, I often think about those small lock boxes and how much property we were expected to store in them. Like many others, I would acquire more property then would fit into it so I would pack the excess up and send it home. Surely someone can relate? Mostly letters…

Jesus Is The Reason For the Season

Jesus Is The Reason For The Season

Have you ever taken a good look at the first Christmas (Luke 2:1-38 KJV)? As I studied over the scriptures I realized that today’s commercialized Christmas isn’t much different. Just like today there were those who just couldn’t understand the depth of what was taking place. · The Merchants who’s focus is on the almighty…


Heart Of Gratitude

Recently, along with my husband Raul joined Disciples 4 Christ on their 4th Annual Hygiene Blessing Bag Ministry Trip. Our mission assemble 3000 bags by noon. Not only did the bags have to be assembled, but counted out into dorm sections. Each offender was blessed to receive body wash, toothpaste, and a deodorant, along with…

Oh How He Loves Us

The Day I Went To Prison

Sunday, November 18, 2012 is a day I hope I never forget. It was the day I went to prison. The Lane Murray Women’s Prison in Gatesville, Texas houses over 1,300 female inmates — just a fraction of the more than 10,000 inmates in prisons in the small town west of Waco. It is a…

Richard and George Peoples

He Braved, Life For Me

The Computer Preacher I speak not of Jesus my Lord for he is life (John 11:25, 14:6). Rather I speak of Mr. Richard Patrick, ministering member of the Disciples 4 Christ Ministering Team. Following his conversion, as with all who convert, Brother Patrick was faced with considering the cost to live for Christ Jesus. Life…