17 Walker County inmates baptized Sunday by local churches


Courtesy of the Walker County Sheriff’s Office

WALKER COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — The Walker County Sheriff’s Office shared a touching moment as 17 inmates showed a public display of faith by being baptized. A couple of churches assisted in the baptism including Desperation Church and Gathering Church.

In a social media post, the Walker County Sheriff’s Office stated, “We are thankful for the local churches in Walker County who choose to unite to serve the incarcerated citizens of our jail. Our local churches rebuke that mindset and allow these people to see that regardless of their decisions or setbacks, they are VALUABLE! “

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