Redemptive Revolution

Redemptive Revolution


Latest Episodes

Community Supported Jobs
July 18, 2018

Cross Purpose in Denver partners with businesses to provide quality candidates to fill high level jobs. The people coming out of this program are highly motivated and desperate to prove themselves. These leaders come from backgrounds of poverty or inca...

Mentors Change Lives
July 03, 2018

Tony Ortiz rebuilt his life after incarceration and after years of hard work and training he was able to launch his own company. It gave him independence and a way to support his family. He has also invested his time as a mentor with Youth for Christ D...

Jobs are Great, Careers are Better
June 14, 2018

With the increasing cost of rent in many cities across the country, jobs are not guaranteed to provide living wages anymore. In Denver  it is estimated you need to be making $15 per hour to afford to live. One of the main things preventing the formerly...

Incarcerating Kids
May 22, 2018

Working with kids is hard. But working with incarcerated kids is the ultimate challenge and it is a growing problem. Many kids who have been incarcerated find their way into adult prison. To help us understand this issue and the kids involved I have in...

The Bail Project
May 08, 2018

Freedom should be free. It seems like a no brainer yet day after day people are being denied their right to freedom because they can’t pay bail. They end up sitting in jail until trial while they lose their jobs and cost taxpayers.

“Rethinking Incarceration” – School to Prison Pipeline
April 24, 2018

Many factors contribute to our massive rates of incarceration and one of the most disturbing causes is the school to prison pipeline. Kids as young as preschool are being suspended and fast tracked to a life of incarceration.

“Rethinking Incarceration” – The Role of the Church
April 10, 2018

“Punishment devoid of grace is not justice but vengeance.” This is one of many powerful quotes from the new book Rethinking Incarceration by Dominique Gilliard. And on todays show you get to hear from Dominique.

False Confessions
March 28, 2018

If you didn’t commit a crime why would you confess to the police? It seems unreasonable to think that anyone would do such a thing yet it happens more than you can imagine. This is the premise of the Netflix Documentary Series “The Confession Tape.

Roberts Story
March 14, 2018

“They always say drugs and alcohol are the problem. And they are not, they are the solution. It’s not a very good solution but they are the solution to the problem and when we can find positive solutions for ourselves or for others I think that is the ...

Activate Our Communities
February 27, 2018

Jobs are great but often for the working poor it is not enough to pull them out of generational poverty and if you have a felony it becomes that much more difficult. That is why we must focus not just on placing these people in a job but preparing them...