FROM “BUSH BUNNY BRENDA” DATE: JUNE 15, 2015 RESCUING BABY SOZINHO Baby Sozinho, weighs only 7 lbs (3.2 kg) at his SIX MONTH mark this week! His young teenage mother developed mastitis 4 months ago, and Social Services sent them to receive life-saving baby formula from us. Sozinho weighed only 3kg (6.6 lbs) at 2 months, but with his mother’s lack of breast
175 TONS OF CORN IN THE BARN IN 5 DAYS BEFORE OUR TRUCKS ROLLED OUT, we prayed for super natural strength, endurance, and safety for our Balama corn buying team. God answered in a BIG WAY! Our 100 man team broke 3 Balama records in 5 days. Unloading sacks weighing 165 to 176 lbs EACH. Amazing strength, balance, and coordination needed to control this kind of weight on your head.
FROM “BUSH BUNNY BRENDA” DATE: MAY 31 2015 BIRTHDAY PARTY FOR THE ORPHANS! SUPER FUN! 106 ORPHANS IN OUR CARE ALL READY FOR A RICE AND GOAT FEAST FOR THEIR PARTY After bustling around all week preparing for corn buying, our staff decided to wrap up the month with our annual “CHILDREN’S DAY BIRTHDAY PARTY” on May 30th. ABBIE, CAITLIN, AND DAWN GIVE OUT COOKIES AND GIANT
FROM “BUSH BUNNY BRENDA” DATE: MAY 21, 2015 University students residing in the state of Texas, Caitlin Pruitt and Abbie Wheeler fly into Pemba for a 6 week “helps” mission that will bring in the 300+TONS of corn needed to feed the 2,500 orphans and widows in our care. More about them once they arrive. BABY SERANA IN THE ARMS OF JESUS Serena,
FROM “BUSH BUNNY BRENDA“DATE: MAY 14, 2015 SOLAR IS GOD’S POWER, THE POWER THAT KEEPS ON GIVING!A Kansas sponsor is partnering with our Pastors in 3 Districts so they can afford solar lights and 12 VOLT phone rechargers in their homes. Balama and Meluco towns have electricity (sometimes), but it costs over $235 (R2,585) minimum to hook up. That is way out of most people’s budget. Our
FROM “BUSH BUNNY BRENDA” DATE: MAY 9, 2015 TRUCKING IN THE BEANS. God is so, so good to us, for we made our quota before other buyers got to the beans. WEIGHING THE SACKS. Price went up from last year, but that is to be expected with short supply and BIG demand. SPRAYING AND SACKING THE BEANS FOR STORAGE. Our team of 63 men managed the
FROM “BUSH BUNNY BRENDA“DATE: MAY 2, 2015 BISHOP CHISALE, AGUAS VIVAS NATIONAL LEADER, VISITS BALAMA THIS WEEK NATIONAL PASTORAL TEAM WITH NEW READING GLASSES GIVEN BY U S A DONORS. NATIONAL PASTORAL TEAM, NATIONAL PASTOR, CHISALE, 3RD FROM LEFT, AND OUR STATE PASTOR FREDERICO, 4TH FROM LFT. We had a great time visiting 3 of our 19 Balama churches last weekend, meeting the children, and seeing
BEAN BASHING BRINGS BUNCHES TO BALAMA Ask and you WILL receive! God opened the flood gates this week after our “bean prayer” for 100 tons to fill our barn. Our GOD is a GOD of MULTIPLICATION, and as we are learning, HE CAN MULTIPLY ANYTHING! How to activate His Blessings: ASK IN JESUS NAME (with right motive), BELIEVE, AND RECEIVE! On Monday, Capena spread the word