Matthew's car sold; referrals sent to other hospitals; moving to KC this weekend

That was fast! The weather in Slavonski Brod, Croatia: sometimes sunny, sometimes snowy! Once again, I wanted to thank you all for your prayers for Matthew and us. Here’s the latest: We have now finished the paperwork requesting that Matthew’s medical records be sent to three hospitals along with a referral from his UCSF surgeon, […]

Matthew off all IVs, to be discharged soon

Yesterday throughout the day, they lowered Matthew’s IV medications, and this morning stopped it completely. We are so excited since this means that he is no longer tethered to the IV pole. Now Matthew can put his shirt on since all the IV lines which were in the way are no longer hooked up. Now, […]

Recording the Bible for the first time

Recording the Bible for the first time

Please pray this week for a successful, first-time-ever recording of the newly translated Scriptures in the Roma dialect of Gurbet! This week an audio engineer, Brad, came from Michigan to train one of our Roma Bible translators, Goran, to make audio recordings so that all five Roma dialects we’re translating can also be recorded! Goran […]

Summer, School, Secretary, Sower

Summer, School, Secretary, Sower

PRAYER REQUESTS: Praise God for a good start to the school year. Pray for Pam for much wisdom and strength as she teaches Daniel and Ariela and as they study Croatian. Pray for Kirsten to adjust well to BFA in Germany and grow academically, socially and spiritually Pray for Zoki and Todd, for continued progress […]

“It makes me so happy to read the Gospel in my mother tongue” (The Prices Write, August 2019, part 1)

“It makes me so happy to read the Gospel in my mother tongue” (The Prices Write, August 2019, part 1)

I (Todd) recently met with Nedeljko (pictured above), and his daughters, Nataša and Renata to check our translation of Luke 1-11 into the Bayash language, and to test it out with listeners from their village. As Nedeljko read it in his heart language, he got goose bumps and was choked up. His face lit up […]

Visas! Car tags! Language learning! Bible translation! God’s answer to your prayers

Visas! Car tags! Language learning! Bible translation! God’s answer to your prayers

We so appreciate you all faithfully praying for us. The Lord has been merciful and answered numerous prayers. We received our visas and work permits to allow us to be in Croatia another year. Once we had our visas, I was able to tag and license our car in Croatia for another year. It failed […]

Our daily prayer calendar for July 2019 (The Prices Write, part 2)

Our daily prayer calendar for July 2019 (The Prices Write, part 2)

For this prayer list formatted as a calendar for printing, click below: July 1 Pray for spiritual commitment & growth for Kirsten at the MK camp in Croatia July 2 Pray for a smooth move for co-workers Andy & Lim into new house in Roma village July 3 Pray we will receive our renewed annual […]

Family time in Oklahoma and Texas; and church FAQ

Family time in Oklahoma and Texas; and church FAQ

Our visit to the States is drawing to a close. We’re thankful we were able to spend time visiting family in Oklahoma and Texas. Prayer Requests & Praise One of our supporting churches recently asked us to answer the following questionnaire. We wanted to share it with you as well. What do you consider to […]

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

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

(For our prayer list formatted as a calendar for printing, click below:) June 1 Praise God for kind friends providing us with a place to stay while we are in Kansas City June 2 Praise God for Todd’s parents’ 59th wedding anniversary today! June 3 Pray for translator Natasha for healing from high blood pressure […]

“When I hear it in my language…” (The Prices Write, June 2019, part 2)

“When I hear it in my language…” (The Prices Write, June 2019, part 2)

This Monday, as Nedeljko began to read aloud from Luke 3 in the Bayash Roma language, he hesitated. With emotion, he said “When I hear God’s Word in my Roma language, it speaks to me more powerfully than in Croatian.” Once again, he was moved by the power of the Bible in his mother tongue. […]