When is a story not a story, and a seed not a seed? (The Prices Write, May 2019, part 2)

When is a story not a story, and a seed not a seed? (The Prices Write, May 2019, part 2)

The other day we translated the first draft of the 21st Bible story in the Ludari language. This story in the series is not actually a story but rather a lesson which bridges the gap between the 20 stories from the Old Testament and the 29 from the New Testament in order to explain how […]

Answered prayers & current prayer requests

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 help […]

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

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, […]

Translating the story of Noah’s flood (The Prices Write, part 2)

Translating the story of Noah’s flood (The Prices Write, part 2)

As I take the 10 minute- drive to the Roma neighborhood, I pray that Z. & N. will be home and available to translate more Bible stories in Ludari. (In this culture, setting appointments is somewhat pointless, so we just visit them when we think they’ll be available.) There’s a light on when I pull […]

History in the Making (The Prices Write, November 2018, part 1)

History in the Making (The Prices Write, November 2018, part 1)

“How do we say ‘beginning’?” “Where is the ‘ä’ letter?” “Go ask mom how you say “dark”. “How would we say “formed”? These were some of the questions and remarks they made to each other, their faces intent on the screen, leaning in, pecking out the letters on the keyboard, as a half dozen Ludari […]

The Bible for all Roma

The Bible for all Roma

Our vision is to see God’s Word in the heart language of every Roma (Gypsy) in Europe and western Eurasia. There are 12-16 million Roma in over 30 countries, speaking over 80 dialects. Next year begins the Decade of the Book (2015-2025) when we pray that Bible translation will begin in every Roma dialect which […]

An idea for #GivingTuesday

An idea for #GivingTuesday

We are praying for $330 per month in financial pledges for our missionary support. Donations can be made here. We are praying for $50,000 in one-time gifts to fund the first three phases of Bible translation in four Roma (Gypsy) dialects spoken in Croatia, Serbia and Hungary. Donations can be made here. #RomaBible, #toddlprice