55 Facts That You Need To Know For An Effective Correctional Chaplaincy Ministry

by Dr. Lorne Freake



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 5/31/2012

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 112
ISBN : 9781468595925
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 112
ISBN : 9781468595918
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 112
ISBN : 9781468595901

About the Book

‘Intuitive’, ‘Insightful’ and ‘Interesting’ are three adjectives that adequately describe this latest text by Dr. Lorne K. Freake. He offers here, another timely contribution to the ministry of correctional service chaplaincy. This text is not only applicable to volunteers who minister ‘inside the walls’ of correctional facilities. It is also for those who minister ‘outside the walls’ in the community in the continuum of pastoral care, during reintegration. The text is useful for all correctional chaplaincy ministry volunteers, for beginners as well as those who are seasoned in ministry.

In this text, Dr. Freake balances theory and application. Without a doubt, this volume is an important and practical contribution to the field of corrections.

About the Author

Dr. Lorne K. Freake (pronounced Free-ak) is an ordained minister with the Convention of Atlantic Baptist Churches (CABC). He has served as a pastor, a Bible college teacher, and a chaplain in correctional service chaplaincy ministry. He has ministered both ‘inside’ the walls as a prison chaplain and ‘outside’ as a community chaplain. He is a Certified Facilitator for Community Justice Forums (Restorative Justice Initiatives).

He presently serves as the Director of Ministry Advancement (DMA) for the Canadian Bible Society for Atlantic Canada.

Dr. Freake and his wife Peggy (a high school guidance counselor) are the proud parents of four ‘young adult’ children.