A revered evangelist who was born with no arms or legs and who has gone on to become an internationally known author and public speaker is preparing to carry the gospel message into more than 600 U.S. prisons. Nick Vujicic, who was born with a rare disorder called tetra-amelia syndrome — a disorder characterized by the absence of all four limbs — announced on his Facebook page on Monday that his organization, Life Without Limbs, will launch a prison effort.

“God is using Nick’s story of hope and trust in Him to reach those who are incarcerated. Life Without Limbs is distributing a video talk to prisons that can then be used by chaplains and volunteers during Bible studies,” the announcement read. “Currently, we have 601 prisons participating in 21 states.” READ MORE