Our logo has always been as you see it here, "When you
see the bowls on the table, pray for th Bowles in Zambia.
Never has there been a time when we needed more prayer than
we do right now. You might ask, "How do you need
prayer?" We believe an informed people can do a much
better job of taking our needs to the throne of grase so
here are some big needs for us:
With the recent move of
our home base and all that move has involved, we have
had to make new contacts and appointments with doctors.
All of this has cost us more time than we would like,
but we have no control over most of it. When we
return to the States this time we knew that we had
several health issues, and at the present (1) Mona is
scheduled to have a CT mylogram scan done to see what
is causing pain in her right leg. We suspect the
surgeon will probably have to remove some scar tissue in
her back. (2) The x-rays show that I have
bone touching bone in my back as well as both knees, and
because of the stent that was put in my heart last
January, the doctors here in Florida won't do any
surgery for five more months.
So, we are both experiencing
quite a bit of physical pain.
has made unfounded accusations concerning our son,
Daniel, who also works with us in Zambia. The
methods used to prove rumors circulated have not only
wounded us and Dan's wife, but several nationals as
well. According to Matthew 18, that scriptural
method was not used to deal with what was thought to be
a problem and this has caused a lot of distress for many
of us. Please pray for a
We're looking forward
to the eleventh graduation for the Baptist Bible College
of Zambia. This will take place on September 16th
and Rev. Ray Brinson from Missouri will be the speaker.
I invited him several moths ago, and for a while we
worried that he couldn't make the trip becuase of a
health problem, but he has been cleared for the trip.
Pray for us as we trvel
together and that God will be glorified in this meeting.
We appreciate your faithful and continued support.
We will notify you when thise prayer request are answered. God bless
and keep you all.
Don & Mona Bowles
P.O. Box 90920
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- Don Tarvin
Updated 15 Nov 2012