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Seeing the Human Being
Reading a colleague’s report from the recent Prison Fellowship New Zealand conference I stopped at one recollection:
One STP [Sycamore Tree Project®] volunteer at the NZ conference broke into tears as she related how, prior to STP, she had never seen inmates as people; she recounted how moved she was when she realised that most inmates’ answer to the question “what has the best day of your life been?” is “the birth of my child.” This answer “humanised” the offender for this volunteer...
Dec 06, 2010 Correspondent:Lynette Parker