Praying the Scriptures for World Missions–a sermon

Praying the Scriptures for World Missions A sermon preached Nov. 8, 2015, at CrossWay Bible Church, Blue Springs, MO   The ministry that we are involved in is in Budapest, Hungary.  Many of you know that we were in Croatia and then in Bosnia before that for about 16 years, and for the last coupleContinue reading “Praying the Scriptures for World Missions–a sermon”

Impossible Odds?

Lately I’ve been thinking about what we are up against. There are 12 million Roma, living in over 25 countries in Europe and western Eurasia. They speak 85 dialects, and only about a dozen of these have the Bible translated. Many Roma live with horrible poverty, and suffer from oppression and prejudice, living with illiteracyContinue reading “Impossible Odds?”

Roma Bible translation

Please pray for: Progress in translating portions of Luke, Mark and John in 6 dialects: 1) Hungarian Ardelean Bayash; 2) Hungarian Munteon Bayash, 3) Slavic Ardelean Bayash, 4) Ludari, 5) NW Croatian Arli; 6) Serbian Gurbet Pray that we can quickly & accurately prepare the materials to train mother tongue translators to translate from Hungarian,Continue reading “Roma Bible translation”

Roma (Gypsies) in Europe

12-16 million Roma (Gypsies) in Europe and western Eurasia Scattered throughout 26 countries (includes 40 regions or semi-autonomous regions) Speaking 85+ dialects Only a dozen have the Bible in their Romani dialect Please pray for: The Bible to be translated into all Romani dialects which need it These translation projects to be started by 2025Continue reading “Roma (Gypsies) in Europe”

Announcing the publication of my book

Today, Gorgias Press announced the forthcoming publication of my book, Structural Lexicology and the Greek New Testament: Applying Corpus Linguistics for Word Sense Possibility Delimitation Using Collocational Indicators (Perspectives on Linguistics and Ancient Languages 6; Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias, 2015). See here for publication information:

Watch our newest video compilation

We made this video for our home church, CrossWay Bible Church, in Blue Springs, MO, to give an overview of the ministry of Roma (Gypsy) Bible translation in Hungary, Croatia and Serbia. It is made from a conglomeration of several other of our videos. Special thanks to Joshua Hill, Joy Hill, Bob Hitching, Nancy Hitching,Continue reading “Watch our newest video compilation”

Pray for translation progress; praise for great SHARE conference

Read The Prices Write, March 2015, part 1 here: