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November Newsletter

November 3rd, 2015

It was evening on the Serengeti and the sounds of Africa surrounded me. The flames from the torches lighted the path as I walked with Joel to meet other members of the Bruton family for dinner. By an amazing act of God, nine Brutons make the journey to attend the 50th anniversary of the Arusha […]

July News

July 20th, 2015

We have just received word that the container of furnishings for the dormitory has arrived in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. It has been off loaded and is now in a warehouse. The next step is clearing this cargo through Customs. The Tanzanian Assemblies of God have taken on this task. They have the documents and […]


June 17th, 2015

After the dorm construction began, God faithfully reinforced His promise to us as we prayed for His continued blessings. “Be strong and courageous and act; do not fear nor be dismayed, for the Lord God is with you. He will not fail you nor forsake you until ALL the work for the service of the […]

May Newsletter

May 15th, 2015

It was a long night and sleep was not my friend. About 3 AM I got up from bed and sat in my comfortable living room chair. My mind was cluttered with thoughts and worries. I began to sort through the things bothering me. As I listed them on a notepad, a calm began to […]

March News

March 24th, 2015

The pews of the little church were full of worshippers that Sunday morning in Eldorado Arkansas 59 years ago. The dust in the sunbeams streaming through windows held my attention until my daddy stood at the pulpit to begin his sermon. He had a powerful command of his audience when he spoke. I was spellbound […]


March 24th, 2015

Bible teacher, Peter Lord, has challenged me through my spiritual journey.  Recently,  he was driving past a billboard advertising a Florida lottery for a $60 million  jackpot.  He sincerely prayed to God, “Lord, give the numbers, and I’ll give every penny to missions.” He admitted that he really believed God would give him the numbers.” […]

February Newsletter

February 12th, 2015

A few days ago a letter arrived. We read it with tears because not only has Jerry Wear stood with African Moons since our beginning but our friendship goes back to the days we all worked together for Rex Humbard over 30 years ago. Jerry sat with Mom and Dad many times when they moved […]

December News

December 16th, 2014

Dear Tom, Christmas is fast approaching! It’s the time of year we focus on the birth of our Savior, Jesus Christ. This is one “holiday” that is not confined to the United States. Everywhere around the world families will celebrate Christmas. But for so many it will be just a day of gifts and dinner […]

October News

October 14th, 2014

The Third Annual African Moons Golf Tournament was held on September 22. Forty golfers teed it up at Bear Creek Golf Club. Our sponsors and players helped raise funds for Character 101 education projects. Classic Chevrolet of Grapevine Texas provided a 2014 Camaro for the Hole in One prize. Sorry, there were no winners of […]

September News

September 12th, 2014

We are BETTER TOGETHER! Caring for one another, communicating with each other and putting others before ourselves. Because you have cared for others, the dormitory is nearly finished. William Geter, Jr., project manager, reports there are some final tasks that must be done. The major task belongs to Tanesco, the local power provider. We are […]