Discipleship Unlimited is a multi-faceted prison ministry based in Gatesville and Marlin, Texas
Since 1974, thousands of people inside and outside prison walls have felt our impact as we build up the body of believers through prayer, study, accountability, and Biblical truth. DU programs are designed to lead men and women to a lifelong commitment to Jesus Christ.
Read two amazing stories about how God used parole - both granting and denying - to achieve unbelievable things for His kingdom.
Read the incredible testimony of Clara Harris, a former member of the faith-based dorm at Mountain View.
Recently, Amanda and Jeremy went back to the Marlin Unit where Amanda was incarcerated. She talked to the women about the power of a praying wife. This is the story of a family ambushed by the love of God.
On June 24, 2018, we celebrated a joyous occasion when Discipleship Unlimited graduated another faith-based dorm class. Seven women were honored and received their diplomas.
Summer’s here, and it’s hot in Texas! But love propels our amazing team of dedicated men and women to go and share the good news, their voices competing with industrial fans.
Learn about how Discipleship Unlimited uses Reignite to help with reentry and reconnecting former inmates with new lives.
He is risen indeed! Read about the celebration of our Lord's resurrection in Woodman State jail and how it has touched those in and out of prison.
Get the inside story on how God worked - sometimes to our surprise - to gather the staff that serves the women in white on behalf of Discipleship Unlimited.
2007 ended with an explosion of JOY! Read more about how DU closed out the year with the help of staff, volunteers, ministry partners, and God's immeasurable grace.
Your partnership and prayers enable us to carry His love to those who desperately need grace and mercy. Discover what your partnership with DU accomplishes.
Every DU program is designed to lead men and women to salvation through the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Our goal is to transform hearts from the inside out.
We operate multiple faith-based dorms that allow women to grow in their faith and live in accountable relationships.
Ministry and outreach
DU also offers weekly programs and yearly outreaches that enrich inmates, including ministry to women on death row and in protective custody.