• 2017 Year-End report

    Thank you for your prayers and support for the ministry! Click here to download or print.

  • Hope Beyond the Walls

    Hope Beyond the Walls – Annual Banquet

    It is with much anticipation that we invite you to the annual Afterword Music / Inside Prison Ministries banquet, on Thursday, December 7th, at the Salvation Army Kroc Center. Hear the stories of how God is healing hearts beyond the prison walls! Mike Benson of “The Conquerors” will be the keynote

  • Janae’s Inside Report: Richard A Handlon Correctional Facility (03-25-17)

    “I have been fighting the urge to give my life to Christ for years, but today I knew it was time… I didn’t think I could be forgiven!” What a wonderful time we had at this concert in Ionia at the Richard Handlon Correctional Facility. Over 37 men came forward

  • Janae’s Inside Report: G. Robert Cotton Correctional Facility (02-10-17)

    Tension and disruption, amidst a harvest! We sensed a tension in the air as the Warden, Deputy Warden, Chaplain, and six guards lined the walls of the gymnasium, standing military style for the concert at the G. Robert Cotton Correctional Facility. In all our years of doing prison concerts we’d

  • Redeemed Concert-Auction Event 2016

    Redeemed Concert On December 1st 2016, please join us for an evening of fun, food, a silent auction and a mini-concert featuring Wayburn Dean’s newest prison-ministry focused album, “Redeemed”! Come and hear the good news of what God is doing, and take part in this fundraiser/auction for our work in the prisons. Hebrews 10:3

  • Janae’s Inside Report: Carson City Correctional Facility (07-16-16)

    A beautiful outdoor concert at Carson City It was great day in the sun as we had an amazing outdoor concert at Carson City Correctional Facility. The prison worship team “The Yard Band” opened up with a few songs. It was a joy to hear musicians from the prison sing and

  • Janae’s Inside Report: EC Brooks Correctional Facility (06-18-16)

    Music, donuts, and the life-changing message of hope in Jesus! What joy it was to bring in 400 donuts (provided by Marge’s Donut Den) and coffee to the men at Ernest C. Brooks on Father’s Day. The concert was excellent and so many men expressed their gratitude. We had many excellent

  • Janae’s Inside Report: West Shoreline Correctional Facility (06-05-16)

    “I was so angry… but today, with your message of the love of Jesus, I know I’ve been wrong.” We were encouraged as the men from West Shoreline Correctional welcomed us back with much joy. They let us know how much they appreciated our coming again and bringing them hope through song

  • Past Events

     Prison ministry concerts in 2017: October 29 — Parnall Correctional Facility — Jackson, MI October 15 — Richard A. Handlon Correctional Facility — Ionia, MI September 30 — West Shoreline Correctional Facility — Muskegon, MI August 5 — Muskegon Correctional Facility — Muskegon, MI June 17 — E.C. Brooks Correctional Facility — Muskegon, MI May 27 —

  • Janae’s Inside Report: Lakeland Correctional Facility (04-23-16)

    “I could see so many hands reaching…as if desperately reaching for hope” Have you ever seen something happen that almost leaves you speechless? It really doesn’t happen too often, but when it does—it stops you right in your tracks and leaves you not knowing exactly what to do. This actually

  • Janae’s Inside Report: Pugsley Correctional Facility (04-09-16)

    What a joy to see 127 men file in… Isaiah 61:1 came to life before our eyes!   Wayburn and I were so excited to wake up early Saturday morning. We were going to Kingsley, near Traverse City, to visit the men at Pugsley Correctional Facility. This was our third

  • Chapel at Cornerstone University (03-16-16)

    “My dad has been in prison most of my life…” On March 16th, Wayburn and Janae were given the special opportunity to speak at Cornerstone University before the student body at their weekly chapel service. It was a joy to share what God is doing in prisons! The faculty and