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Teams make Significant Contributions

Two teams visited us this summer. One distributed fishing kits in villages along Lake Tanganyika. The other built the new Apprenticeship Training Center.


Worker for the Harvest

We are excited to welcome Pastor Lee West as a full time missionary. He is well versed in the digital world and pastoral ministry. He will be bringing teams to Tanzania.  Lee is available for speaking events so please invite him to your church. 

Back of the Yellow

Radio JOY had three big jobs done:

-a new broadcast antenna installed in Kigoma

-repair of link antenna and a new transmitter installed

-an automatic diesel generator was installed at the remote relay tower




The General Fund is still in the red. God has provided in the past and we trust Him for this need.



Mailchimp Issue Resolved

Lee West was able to fix the issue with our email service. He is contacting churches to learn their communication preferences.



When does Claudia get her second knee replacement?

Claudia is due for her second knee replacement in the USA on September 25. Pray for another successful operation.


White Letter

Lowell has dreamed of offering apprenticeship training in woodworking and metal working. Don Reed of Open Door Enterprises, along with volunteers from a church in Texas and others built a new training center on top of used shipping containers. A training/discipleship program is being developed. 

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PDF icon JOY Newsletter September 2023.pdf