The Heart of Texas Foundation

Graduation at Darrington, 2016! Thirty Three new “Texas Inmate Field Ministers”

Graduation at Darrington, 2016!  Thirty Three new “Texas Inmate Field Ministers”

Our Graduation this year marked the second class of thirty-three inmates who are now equipped with four-year Bachelor of Science in Biblical Studies degrees, awarded by the accredited Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.  Seminary PhDs taught these men for four years of full time study.  These men are now approved by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to be transferred to other prisons... [Read more...]

The Field Ministry Support Kit

The Field Ministry Support Kit

    When our teams of inmates graduate from our Southwestern Seminary at Darrington Penitentiary, and they are transferred to other prisons in Texas, they need resources for beginning their new ministries.  We have developed the concept of the “Field Ministry Support Kit”, which we take to every Field Ministry Team in each new prison to which they go.  Each Kit costs approximately... [Read more...]

The Southwestern Seminary at Darrington Penitentiary — the engine for new changes in the Texas prison culture.

The Southwestern Seminary at Darrington Penitentiary — the engine for new changes in the Texas prison culture.

~View the Fox 26 Special News Story of the Darrington Seminary, the historic fully-accredited (SACS) Seminary provided through an historic partnership between the Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and The Heart of Texas Foundation.  The Darrington Seminary is entirely privately funded by The Heart of Texas Foundation donors. ~See Houston’s Fox News 26 Video Special on the Southwestern... [Read more...]