Missionary of the Week ____________________________________________________________
Tony and Debbie Shelton arrived in Vienna
on January 12th, 2007. They met in graduate school at BJU in 1998
and were married in 2000. Debbie
received a master's degree in education in 2000, and Tony received a master's
degree in theology in 2001.
They are assisting the Stan Shelton family in church planting, as well
as evangelistic and discipleship ministries in Vienna. These ministries
include Sunday services, children's
club, Bible studies, and special evangelistic outreaches.
count it a privilege to be working
with Austrian believers in the ministry.
They have taken Colossians
4:3,4 as their ministry verses: "Withal praying also for us, that God would open
unto us a door of utterance, to speak the mystery of Christ, for which I am
also in bonds: That I may make it manifest, as I ought to speak."
Tony and Debbie have four children: Cara, Steven, Heidi, and Anna.