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Christmas at Crossroads 2010
by John Michael Domino

Tuesday, December 28, 2010
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As prison ministers with Love and Compassion Ministries, we visit teens at a juvenile correctional facility called Crossroads several times each month. Sometimes we think we become more blessed than the kids. This past Christmas we were all blessed beyond measure!


Christmas at Crossroads 2010

Crossroads Correctional is a Juvenile Camp for teens.

When you first see them, some look tough, some act mean.

But most of these kids were mislead right from the start.

Once you get to know them, you’ll see warm fragile hearts.

When we visit the youth we stay for two hours or three.

But our Christian spirits may be all the Jesus they see.

This year Christmas Day was scheduled as God’s Special time.

As Christians we had to see them, despite their past crimes.

It was a blessing that day, because all came to God’s throne.

No one was left behind; no one was left alone.

The smiles and the joy were present all over the place,

as we all sang and prayed to experience God’s Grace.

The staff that was there seen many miracles multiply.

The Spirit was so powerful it gave the devil a black eye.

It was the best Christmas for everyone, especially the boys.

For this was a Christ-filled Celebration without any toys!

Amen

Reference: Ezekiel 11:19-20 Then I will give them one heart, and I will put a new spirit within them, and take the stony heart out of their flesh, and give them a heart of flesh, that they may walk in My statutes and keep My judgments and do them; and they shall be My people, and I will be their God.

 

 

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Reviewed by Mary Lacey, Desertrat 12/29/2010
John Michael,

A wonderful, uplifting write. God Bless You for the good you do in Prison Miinistries. I know of a young man in jail that was completely turned around by a preacher from PM.
Peace and love to you.

Mary
Reviewed by Lois Christensen 12/28/2010
These kids don't need anyone to give up on them. Glad you visited them and ministered to them at this time of year.
Reviewed by TONY NERONE 12/28/2010
Attention to GOD can't go wrong with that.


GOD BLESS YOU
TONY
Reviewed by Paul Berube 12/28/2010
Time well spent, John. God bless.
Reviewed by George Carroll 12/28/2010
They got the greatest present of all, you angels who brought God to their lonely hearts. God bless and multiply your ministry for you are doing His work on earth.

George



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