On mission for the marginalized: Bible education in Canada’s Prisons

Time:

Friday at 2:30pm

Location:

Level 2, Room 10

Speaker:

Gordon Allert

Organization:

Prairie College (Exhibitor Booth: 527, 522)

Seminar Description:

23,000 men are incarcerated in federal prisons in Canada. This experience often becomes a turning point in their lives. They are hungry for programs that will help them transform their lives. The Prison Bible Encounter Program Leadership will share stories that have encouraged them over 3 years.

Speaker's Biography:

Gord's story is one of restoration and grace, that includes an experience with incarceration. His life was a model of success with a corporate executive position and church leadership until he was called to account for a situation brought on by wrong-thinking and bad choices.