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A Prison’s New Hope Soccer Team

July 3, 2017 |

Today’s post is written by Buzz Maxey. Buzz and Myrna Maxey founded Papua United Football Club, a soccer program in Papua, Indonesia that focuses on discipleship and HIV/AIDS awareness. Last month I revisited the local narcotics prison on the outskirts of town in Papua, Indonesia. In the small chapel, I was moved by the spirited […]

From Prison to Soccer and Discipleship

December 14, 2013 |

Papua, Indonesia: A local believer, “Jimmy,” shared his personal story of embezzlement, jail, repentance, and growth with CAMA workers in Papua, Indonesia. Jimmy had stolen from his boss and was thrown in jail, where he spent 18 cold, dark nights. He asked the guard for a light bulb and was able to read his Bible […]