“After five rounds in prison, I’ve come to learn the importance of relationships in my life as well as the intense need to cultivate the good ones and discard unhealthy connections,” says Scott Highberger in his book Behind the Wire.
Scott lived a tough life. He was arrested 35 times, he was convicted of eight felonies and was sentenced to prison five times. Throughout the book, you can feel the pain and the struggle that led Scott to where he is today, in prison, but not as a prisoner, now as a preacher. Scott spends his time ministering to those who find themselves in the same prison that he was in for many years. Continue reading
In this special episode, I sit down with Nate Mullins. Nate has an incredible testimony that you don’t want to miss. This is a story of a young man who grew up in church, but as a teenager, he ran away from home. Later, Nate finds himself in jail and searching for answers. Tune in to hear the rest of his amazing journey!
This week’s Everyday Jesus podcast’s Good News segment was about Scott Highberger. If you haven’t listened to this episode yet, you can listen now by clicking on the play button below:
As a means of follow up for this story, I wanted to make an extra post to highlight the fact that Scott has written a book. It’s called “Behind the Wire: A Prisoner’s Journey to the Pulpit”. You can click on the link below to purchase the book.
Scott reached out to me after the newest episode aired and offered to send me a copy. I plan on reading and writing a short review of the book afterwards. I’m sure it’s going to be great, so if you found his story encouraging, I’d encourage you to support him and his ministry by purchasing a copy of his book by clicking on the link above.