Join us for the first annual Correctional Ministry Summit!
Develop professionally through informative workshops
Learn best practices from dynamic leaders in correctional ministry
Build relationships with others who share your ministry passion
Speak meaningfully to the issues of mass incarceration
When: May 30 – June 1, 2013
(Thursday evening – Saturday lunch)
Where: Wheaton College, IL
By Kevin Cole
WORLD-HERALD STAFF WRITER
A Baylor University professor noted for his studies on the role of religion in the social behavior of young people likes the way Omaha officials and community organizers are battling juvenile crime.
Byron Johnson began a two-day visit to the city on Sunday when he appeared on a panel at Covenant Presbyterian [...]
February 16, 2013
Baylor University criminologist Byron Johnson is the author of “More God, Less Crime: Why Faith Matters and How It Could Matter More.” Johnson, an evangelical Christian, was recently named Big Brothers Big Sisters’ Big Brother of the Year for the North Texas area. Johnson was in Washington earlier this month for a lecture [...]
Efforts to marginalize faith and the Bible in public life increase every year, and the impact of faith-based ministries on society are frequently overlooked. We’ll discover another example today, as noted criminologist and professor Byron Johnson, author of MORE GOD, LESS CRIME, discusses the key role of religion in crime reduction. We’ll discover the missing [...]
Hello and welcome to the website for my new book More God, Less Crime: Why Faith Matters and How it Could Matter More! I wanted to thank you for taking the time to visit and participate in the ongoing discussion that features important topics addressed in the book. My hope for this site is that [...]