2013 Prayer Letters

Burton Family – December 2013

To Print in PDF – Click Link Isaiah 9:6a – “For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given” Last year Wipim Baptist Church hosted their first men and boys camp with Jason Russell at the helm so at the beginning of December this year, Wipim Baptist Church hosted another Men and Boys Campout this time with Arusa taking the

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Burton Family Prayer – November 2013

Typically before school in the morning Beth will do her devotions, but on this particular day she had forgotten. Amy noticed and asked Beth about her devotions Beth realized that she had not done them and preceded to ask Amy where a Bible was. Amy wanted to reply,” I am not your maid”, although what came out was “I’m not your mother” to which Beth replied, “I always knew I was adopted” the girls started to laugh at Mom saying… Blooper!

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Burton Family Newsletter – October 2013

To View or Print in PDF format – Click Link –Burton Family Newsletter – October 2013 Mark 7:37 – And were beyond measure astonished, saying, He hath done all things well… The very end of September would find us performing two funerals, that of Biara Bawi and Mesela Watapi who both graduated home to heaven after accepting Christ as Savior. Mesela was sick just

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Burton Family Newsletter – Sept 2013

Burton Prayer Letter – September 2013 To view in PDF or to Print in PDF – Click link here – Burton Family Newsletter- Sept 2013 Luke 15:7b – Likewise joy shall be in Heaven over one sinner that repenteth… God has been doing amazing things here in the Wipim Station as well as the village of Podare. Last month we saw three men make

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Burton Prayer Letter – July 2013

During the 6 weeks while we’ve been gone God has given us the opportunity to be ministered to and the privilege to minister to others. I had the blessing of preaching at 5 church services, Amy taught at a couple of ladies meetings, Beth at a couple of youth classes and then all of us spoke at a teen fellowship. One of our thoughts while we were gone was, God what is your plan for having us gone for so long and how are we to help? The realization is that there is a need no matter where you’re at , we just need to be ready and let God lead.

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Burton Prayer Letter – June 2013

Many people came around to help stop the fighting and after no success Jason and I went over as the wife was now wildly swinging the machete and beating it against anything it might hit. We asked if we could come in and they stopped long enough for us to reason with them. We took the weapon away and hid them outside and then dealt with the root problem “SIN”.

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Burton Family Prayer Letter May 2013

Click on this link to view a printable PDF version – Prayer Letter May 2013   Prayer Letter – May 2013 Greetings Friends, Supporters and Family, Proverbs 3:6 – In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths. I wish space would permit me to tell you everything that happens in a month here, Lord willing when our website is completed

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Burton Family Prayer Letter – March 2013

And Finally… Burton Bloopers!
All of us guys have been working on the house but it did not stop us from seeing Drew and Titus wash dishes on Sundays. One day while the girls were doing the dishes, Drew made the comment to them about how he did not like the dish soap they were using. In his words, “it did not make enough spuds” Libby and Abby laughed and said, “It is suds, not spuds”.

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