Prayer Letter - 1st Quarter - 2013
Buck & Shannon
Isaiah 55:11 “So shall my word be that goeth forth out of my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing whereto I sent it.”
Dear Friends, Family, and Fellow-Labourers, Proverbs 3:5-6 “Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not Greetings from Lighthouse Baptist Church! We apologize for the delay in sending out this prayer letter. Our computer connection here in the jungle is not always as good as we would unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, like. It seems like storms are always interfering with the service. Sometimes our line breaks, and needs to be repaired. The local power company has also been having some trouble with and he shall direct thy paths.” their generator, leaving us with only a few hours of electricity each day. We have had to go back to using the small generator, just like before. But we do not get any computer connecSending Church: tion without the local power. In any case, we are thankful to our Lord to have anything at all! Please pray for our soul-winning and visitation efforts! So far it seems like we are going First Baptist Church through a dry season, without any souls being saved. This is distressing and discouraging to Pastor Tony Finney our hearts. The Bible promises in Isaiah 55:11, "So shall my word be that goeth forth out of 18 Second Street my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it Conestee, SC 29636 shall prosper in the thing whereto I sent it." Perhaps we are just planting and watering the seed. Perhaps we are just sowing for now, and the reaping will come in God's perfect timing. Phone: (864) 277-1175 However, we do see some visitors attend church meetings. And it seems like the faithful people in the church are touched by the preaching of God's Word. It is always a blessing to Support Through: see them come forward in the invitation to get things right with the Lord. Our young people continue to come out on Saturdays and help us "shake the bushes" Prayer Baptist Missions Int’l. of Port Kaituma. Sometimes we go house to house to talk one-on-one with people. On other P.O. Box 160849 occasions we have gone through the waterfront, distributing Gospel tracts to the shopownBoiling Springs, SC 29316 ers and customers. Sometimes we take Scripture signs and a megaphone, and we stand in www.PrayerBaptistMissions.Com the streets, preaching the Gospel and singing Scripture songs. We are posting some pictures along with this prayer letter. One of our goals is to get some adults and teenagers to Phone: (864) 599-5132 join us for Saturday visitation. To help stress the importance of witnessing, we have purabout 50 books on "A Biblical Course In Witnessing" written by Bro. James Knox, to Contact Info. In Guyana: chased be taught in Sunday School. By God's grace, we will be starting that up in two weeks. Buck & Shannon Woodworth During visitation in Oronoque on one Saturday, we came to a little shop. The children had stopped to give some Gospel tracts to a couple who lived there and tended the shop. EviPort Kaituma P.O. dently the people had asked our children some hard questions that they could not answer. N.W.D. Region # 1 So they called me over, and I started to talk to them. After a little conversation, I found out Guyana, South America that the couple were Hindu. For about an hour I attempted to reason with them about salvation through the Lord Jesus Christ as Shannon took the children down the road to the Phone Numbers In Guyana next houses. The Hindu couple could not get over the obstacle of their religion. They kept Land Line: 011 (592) 777-4080 telling me about Gandhi, reincarnation, and heaven on earth. Unfortunately they would not get saved. The children told us later that they could not understand how we could be saved Cell: 011 (592) 679-7562 if Jesus Christ had not died on the cross for our sins. To them, it is easy to underU.S. Phone Number - In Guyana: stand the Gospel. Praise the Lord! God has supplied for our need to get a vehicle. Several churches have contributed largely Skype: (864) 641-0800 to help us. We have been able to find a Toyota Rav-4 in Georgetown. There are some people who cannot come to church because they have to walk a little distance. Now we can give E-Mail Addresses: those people a ride to church. We are thankful to God for all who have given so much time in WhiteHarvest777@Yahoo.Com prayer for us, and others who have given money to help in this important ministry. Buck@DailyScriptureSongs.Com May God bless you all as you continue to serve Him faithfully!
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