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June Newsletter

June 30th, 2020

“You’re here to be light, bringing out the God-colors in the world. God is not a secret to be kept. We’re going public with this, as public as a city on a hill.” Matthew 5:14 MSG The light that Christ has given to us is to be shared with those in darkness. As we walk […]

May Newsletter

May 7th, 2020

“DISRUPTOR” At the beginning of the year I had an unusual experience. I was thinking about African Moons and the tasks ahead of us. As I prayed, the word, “Disruptor” kept coming to my mind. I told Sally that the year 2020 was going to be a disruptive year. I was not fearful. In fact, […]

The Story of “AFRICAN MOONS”

April 7th, 2020

“God’s people have no assurances that the dark experiences of life will be held at bay, much less that God will provide some sort of running commentary on the meaning of each day’s allotment of confusion, boredom, pain, or achievement. It is no great matter where we are, provided we see that the Lord has […]

April Newsletter

April 3rd, 2020

URGENT NEW! COVID-19 HITS TANZANIA! Our attorney, Emmanuel Tarimo, reports that the threat of the virus is devastating the Tanzania economy. Tourism is shut down. Many employees have been terminated, schools are closed. Principal George James of the Arusha Bible College reports that the college is closed for 30 days. “I can assume God knew […]

March Newsletter

March 17th, 2020

Sally was 4 years old when the Bruton family went to Africa. The first thing her dad did when they settled into their first home in Northern Nigeria was to buy a horse. This was how he could reach villages deep in the bush where a car could not go. Through the years many stories […]

February Newsletter

February 12th, 2020

As we think and pray about the goals set before us this year for African Moons, we have heard the word, “Disruptor”. Now, that may seem strange but Jesus told the disciples in Luke 12:49-53, The Message “I’ve come to start a fire on this earth – how I wish it were blazing right now! […]

Thanksgiving for YOU!

November 28th, 2019

Sally and I would like to thank everyone who partners with African Moons. Through your partnership “Christmas in a Box” was incredible! The children were so thrilled as they opened their box and took out each gift. We also took “Jesus Sandals” for each one.  We were also able to take them shopping for new […]

November Newsletter

November 27th, 2019

On the last day of our trip we left early morning to visit 2 new churches out of Arusha. As we worshipped together, I remembered a promise God gave to my mother 57 years ago one Sunday morning when our family began this work in Arusha. “You did not choose me, but I chose you […]

October Newsletter

October 8th, 2019

Merry Christmas! Or as the children say in Swahili, Krismisi ya Furaha! Santa and three elves are hitching their sleigh to KLM Flight #0569 and soon will be heading to Arusha. The mission is to deliver “Christmas in a Box” to children in Arusha! Each box will be filled with school supplies, hygiene items, toys, […]


October 4th, 2019

CHRISTMAS IN A BOX The time is here to prepare “Christmas in a Box” for the children of Arusha, Tanzania! This outreach continues to grow every year! We know that you want to be a part of this outreach and experience Christmas through the lives of these children. $35 will provide one child with a […]