The blossoming flower represents hope, perseverance and love for new life.
As the shackles of past lives and poor choices are broken, wisdom, forgiveness, faith and love grow.
The mosaic hands speak to diversity. People from every walk of life are impacted by incarceration. This rich diversity of life experience informs the spiritual journeys of every person who is seeking a closer relationship with God.
The handcuffs represent both the literal shackles of physical confinement and the figurative prisons of self-doubt, shame and self-loathing.
The hands and the flower breaking free of the circle represent the limitless possibilities when we bring faith, hope and love into the challenging process of re-entry.