Vero Beach, Florida

Prison Ministry

Prison Ministry

Purpose: To bring Christ to those inmates in Indian River County Jail through prayer and listening; to facilitate them with Reconciliation and Eucharist.

Talents Needed: Members must be committed to prayer and listening to the Holy Spirit in a one-on-one setting with an inmate; ministers must be Catholic; a mandatory eight hour training course and background investigation by the Indian River Sheriff’s Office.

Time Commitment: As many hours as you wish. Men meet with males and women meet with females. Every six months all members meet to plan visitations.

When: Second and fourth Tuesdays of the month, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Where: Indian River County Jail

Contacts: John Matthews, ph# 772-569-5696