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December Newsletter

December 1st, 2017

THANKSGIVING AND CHRISTMAS IN THE BOX ! Because of you, Thanksgiving led to “Christmas in a Box”. “Christmas in a Box” included clothes, toys, school supplies and personal hygiene items for each child at Shalom Center Orphanage. My heart was overwhelmed. This was our first year for “Christmas in a Box” and you all helped […]


October 16th, 2017

Do you have a favorite memory of a Christmas? Remember when the eyes of a child sparkled when they opened a gift just from you? Well, imagine a child jumping for joy when he receives a box full of presents just for him. Together we can make it possible for 100 kids to receive their […]

September Newsletter

September 13th, 2017

In these difficult days we continue to pray and do what we can for the millions who are struggling to recover from Harvey and Irma. We know that God is in charge and we as believers  choose to trust HIM! Blessed are all who fear the Lord, who walk in obedience to him, you will […]

August Newsletter

August 8th, 2017

Matthew 6 says, “Stockpile treasure in heaven, where it’s safe from moth and rust and burglars. It’s obvious, isn’t it? The place where your treasure is, is the place you will most want to be and end up being.” The Message You have been investing in God’s work and have been laying up treasure in […]

July Newsletter

July 7th, 2017

NEW DELL COMPUTERS ARE DELIVERED! The plan to have a Computer Lab was in mind when our partners gave to install the Internet Tower several years ago. Today this plan is a reality.   Because of our partners’ generosity, Phase I of this project included purchasing 7 desktops and a new printer. We installed a […]

June Newsletter

June 13th, 2017

Here we are at the Southern California District Council Missions Banquet! We met with pastors who contribute to African Moons, met old friends and made new ones. We were inspired and challenged by missionary, John Easter. He told of the 847 Unreached People Groups in Sub-Sahara Africa, totaling 240 million people. He then said that […]

May Newsletter

May 17th, 2017

And God is not finished…. This “selfie” is a picture with the General Superintendent of the Tanzania Assemblies of God, Barnabas Mtokamboli. We share his vision to have a TAG pastor in every village of Tanzania. His challenge to us and you is to BUILD ANOTHER DORM TO ACCOMMODATE EVEN MORE STUDENTS! We will be […]

April Newsletter

April 21st, 2017

Joseph Motto graduated in 2002 from the Arusha Bible College. He pastors Antioch Revival Church, started in 2004. The church is in the Sombetini area of Arusha, where approximately 34,000 people live. Pastor Motto has a compassionate heart for the people. He deeply desires to reach the thousands in his area. Unfortunately, the church meets […]

March Newsletter

March 22nd, 2017

When the Bruton family arrived in Arusha in 1958, there was no evangelical presence in Northern Tanzania. Within a month of our arrival Dad rented a storefront space in downtown Arusha. Our first Sunday service about a dozen people stopped to see what all the commotion was about. Mom played the accordion and Dad preached […]


March 13th, 2017

We help feed kids in an orphanage, the Shalom Center located in Arusha. Through your donations we are able to help provide them a place to live. Your donations also help pay their school fees. The children come from various backgrounds. Some are abandoned, some are brought by their parents who  can’t provide for them, […]