Birthday, SHARE, finances & Luke 11:4 (The Prices Write, March 2019, part 2)

Thank you for praying for us. Here are a few new praises and prayer requests: Praise God for Kirsten, our Valentine, who turned 15 on Feb. 14! By the time you get this, we’ll be getting ready to head out the door to drive to Siofok, Hungary, for the annual SHARE conference. This is aContinue reading “Birthday, SHARE, finances & Luke 11:4 (The Prices Write, March 2019, part 2)”

Our Daily Prayer Calendar (The Prices Write, March 2019, part 3)

For this prayer list formatted as a calendar for printing, click below: March 1 Today is Elizabeth’s 24th birthday! Praise God for a very successful first year in Albania. March 2 Today is Pam’s 50th birthday! Praise God for strength & health to serve the Lord March 3 Pray for the Lord’s guidance for colleaguesContinue reading “Our Daily Prayer Calendar (The Prices Write, March 2019, part 3)”

How will Zora understand this? (The Prices Write, March 2019, part 1)

Last month, six Roma translators, a consultant, a consultant-in-training, a Croatian translator and I met at the Baptist Church here in Slavonski Brod to edit our translations of Luke 8-10 in 3 Roma languages. We met for six days. After devotions and prayer each morning, we spent the rest of the day going verse-by-verse overContinue reading “How will Zora understand this? (The Prices Write, March 2019, part 1)”

Answered prayers & current prayer requests

Our friends at The Seed Company recently asked us, “What prayers were answered from last quarter (2018)?” I wanted to share with you what we told them: Several of our Roma Bible translators are getting more confident and better in their translating. Several of them have learned to use ParaTExt which is a huge helpContinue reading “Answered prayers & current prayer requests”

Daily prayer calendar for February 2019 (The Prices Write, part 2)

Feb 1 Pray for Jonathan to experience God’s help in his new job Feb 2 Pray for D & D traveling today from out of country to our Bible translation workshop Feb 3 Pray for our 6 Roma Bible translators driving from out of town to our church for a week of Bible translation sessions FebContinue reading “Daily prayer calendar for February 2019 (The Prices Write, part 2)”

It takes a village (The Prices Write, February 2019, part 1)

It takes a village, so the saying goes. Or at least, it takes a family. Let me explain. Last Wednesday I drove over to Zoki’s house for our weekly session of translating Bible stories into his language (Ludari). As I drove up and parked, his wife came out and mentioned that Zoki wasn’t home yet,Continue reading “It takes a village (The Prices Write, February 2019, part 1)”

Thank you for praying for the translation workshop

Thank you for praying over the last 11 days for our Bible translation workshop. With our consultant from The Seed Company we checked, proofread, edited and improved the translations of Luke chapters 6-8 in four Roma dialects (Arli, Bayash, Chergash and Gurbet). Two of the days were held in Zagreb, the capital of Croatia, whileContinue reading “Thank you for praying for the translation workshop”

What’s up? Tomorrow is a big day!

The office is set up. The places at the conference table are ready. And tomorrow, bright and early, I head to the airport to pick up Dr. Ross. These next two weeks will be important as Dr. Ross and I meet with the teams who are translating the Bible into four Roma languages. They willContinue reading “What’s up? Tomorrow is a big day!”

“Man not will live only from bread” (Fresh prayer request for the Bible translation work)

Dear friends who pray, It is so nice to know that I can share time-sensitive prayer requests with you all and know that you are praying for us. Here are some fresh requests: 1. We have a Bible translation consultant workshop scheduled for June 18-29and there are many requests for that: a) Please pray that we can getContinue reading ““Man not will live only from bread” (Fresh prayer request for the Bible translation work)”