What do our Roma Bible translations look and sound like?

What do our Roma Bible translations look and sound like?

We’re back in the States for a month but unfortunately won’t be able to visit all of you in person. We wanted to share an update on the Roma Bible translation ministry we are doing in Croatia and Serbia so we’ve prepared this 10 minute video. Watch this video to see and hear what the […]

Housing need in KC; Kirsten’s schooling; Bible translation workshop next week

Housing need in KC; Kirsten’s schooling; Bible translation workshop next week

Prayer requests: Thank you that we can bring our prayer needs to you all. Here are the latest: 1. We will be in Kansas City soon and are in need of a place to stay for three weeks, May 20-June 5 and June 14-20. We will be getting our driver’s licenses renewed, having some dental […]

“Živ sam (I’m alive)!”  The Prices Write, May 2019, part 1)

“Živ sam (I’m alive)!” The Prices Write, May 2019, part 1)

“Živ sam (I’m alive)!” said Daniel who was Jesus in the Easter skit at our church here in Slavonski Brod. In the top picture they are singing an Easter song: Pamala is leading the actions, Ariela is one of the women who went to the tomb and Daniel is Jesus. If you look closely at […]

Christmas in March? (The Prices Write, April 2019, part 2)

Christmas in March? (The Prices Write, April 2019, part 2)

Recently we have been translating Luke chapters 1-2 in four Roma dialects, which tell about the birth of John the Baptist and of Jesus. These are very difficult chapters to translate because of the extensive use of poetry. We had waited until the translators had some experience under their belts translating Luke 4-10 which is […]

Celebrating 25 years since we first moved overseas (The Prices Write, April 2019, part 1)

Celebrating 25 years since we first moved overseas (The Prices Write, April 2019, part 1)

One of the Roma Bible translators for the Bayash language recently preached at a Roma church in NW Croatia (pictured below). He preached in Croatian on John 11:25-26, “I am the resurrection and the life.” During the sermon he had me stand up and read these verses in Bayash–an exciting moment as I shared with […]

Pray for the Bible translation team’s progress

Pray for the Bible translation team’s progress

Each financial quarter, our dear friends at The Seed Company send out a brief report on the progress of our Roma Bible translations, so prayer partners can see the progress and pray for the needs. In this blog post I am sharing portions of that so you can know and pray as well. This is […]

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

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 over […]

The 12 Days of Christmas

Ariela’s Christmas recital in mid-December. It was a bit hard to find her on the stage among all the blonde-haired little girls in red and white but she is the one in the middle, sitting down, facing the camera with her right hand reaching to her Santa cap (see yellow arrow). Matthew carried over from […]

Home for Christmas (The Prices Write, January 2019, part 1)

Home for Christmas (The Prices Write, January 2019, part 1)

Above: a snowman Daniel & Ariela built in our backyard Playing Settlers of Catan in our living room. (L-R: Matthew, Daniel, Kirsten, Stephen, Elizabeth) We are excited that Elizabeth & Stephen are visiting from Albania, & Matthew from San Jose, to spend Christmas with us in Croatia. We’re sorry that Timothy & Jonathan can’t be […]

Daily prayer calendar for Dec. 2018 (The Prices Write, part 3)

Daily prayer calendar for Dec. 2018 (The Prices Write, part 3)

(For this prayer list formatted as a calendar for printing, click here: Price prayer letter for 12-2018 page 2). DAILY PRAYER CALENDAR FOR DECEMBER 2018 Dec 1 Pray for God’s wisdom & guidance when we edit the Chergash translation of Luke 7-8 with Djeno & Biljana Dec 2 Pray for Natasha, Renata & Nedjeljko for […]