Kairos Prison Ministry
Kairos ( Greek word for God's Time ) Prison Ministry,
An Inter- National Christian organization, active in over 200 State and Federal prisons.http://kpmifoundation.org/index.php
Twice a year the Kairos Men volunteers put on 3 days active retreats in two State Prisons; Ironwood State Prison in Blythe, Calif, and Calipatria State Prison in Calipatria, Calif.
The 3 day retreat is similar format as Cursillo in Christianity.
Volunteer Opportunities for MEN
(a) Kiros Retreat Team - Work on the retreat team to organize and facilitate the 3 day retreats twice a year.
(b) Kiros Retreat Follow-up Team - Volunteers make once a month afternoon visit to State Prison for reunion with the Kairos graduates -Our Goal is to keep them encouraged in their Christian faith.
Volunteer Opportunities for WOMEN
(a) Attend the closing Kairos Retreat ceremony twice a year at end of each Kairos Retreat.
(b) Volunteer for Karios Outside- a retreat program for female relatives, of incaurucareted men.
This ministry is an ecumenical ( all Christian Faiths ) lay lead ministry in medium-to-maximum security Correctional institutions.
Mission of Kairos- is to bring Christ's love and forgiveness to all incarcerated individuals, their families, and those who work with them, and to assist the incarcerated in the transition to becoming a productive citizen.
For more information call:
Jim Foudy 760 345 8141, or Ed Carpenter, 760 340 0501Call: (760) 345-8141Call: (760) 340-0501