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Mesa County Jail MinistryIn an effort to curb recidivism, the Detention Facility uses various volunteers from a wide variety of local churches to provide religious opportunities in our jail facility. The Detention Facility recognizes the need for Spiritual guidance and direction within the Jail. A variety of Religious programs and services are offered. The Jail Ministry recruits, trains and works with a large group of volunteers to provide for the spiritual needs of all the inmates. The Jail Ministry provides for various faiths including Christian, Jewish, Messianic Judaism, Muslim, Pagan and all other faith groups.


Bible Study

Jail Ministry Services

The following services to all inmates:

  • Bible Studies
  • Biblical Counseling
  • Bibles and other religious materials
  • Death notifications
  • Crisis management
  • A religious library, and non-religious books for inmate housing bookshelves.

The Jail Ministry also provides support services for all Sheriff’s Office Deputies and staff.


The Jail Ministry accepts paperback book donations.  These can be dropped off at the Mesa County Detention Facility during normal business hours Monday - Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  We ask that the books be in good shape and not falling apart.  We do not accept any hardback, Romance or True Crime books.  


Visit the Mesa County Jail Ministry website.

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The Mesa County Jail Ministry is a 501c3 non-Profit organization.