Welcome to the Faded Blue Jeans website.

Faded Blue Jeans Ministries, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization serving the spiritual and emotional needs of inmates in prisons and jails in Texas and throughout the United States.  This non-denominational Christian ministry provides a unique 12-step recovery correspondence program The Steps to Freedom (c).

Offenders and ex-offenders can do the program at their own pace either individually or within a group.  It is designed for alcoholics, drug addicts or anyone seeking rehabilitation assistance.  The program is available to all, regardless of their ethnic background, sex or offense.

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Faded Blue Jeans Ministries, Inc originated in 1995 in Austin, Texas.  The ministry has spread from Austin and now reaches jails and prisons throughout Texas and the United States.  Click the button below to learn more about Faded Blue Jeans Ministries:

How to Help

Volunteer Reader:  New readers must be a regular attending member in good standing within a local church and have a letter of reference from their Pastor.  They must receive training and agree and sign the stated rules of confidentiality provided in their Reader Work Books.

Volunteer Coordinator: Coordinators work within the local churches to facilitate the dispersing of the steps to the Readers.

Office Help:  Data entry, opening mail, copying, mailing out graded step/studies along with the following sequenced step/studies,  general office organization and supply inventory, answering phone and directing calls.  Data logs on all outgoing mail, etc.

Prayer Support:  Daily covering the ministry, inmates, volunteers in prayer as the Holy Spirit leads.

Donate/Sponsor an Inmate:  You may sponsor an inmate by donating funds to cover the cost of materials and postage.  Please click on the button below.


We would love to hear from you and answer any questions regarding this program.

Please click on the button below for a contact form.