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 […]

Thank you for praying for the translation workshop

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, while […]

Fresh praises and prayer requests

Fresh praises and prayer requests

Here are some new prayer requests and praises: Praise God for successful summer outreaches to about 200 Roma children in three locations this summer. We had 10 summer workers from the States and a great team of Croatian partners. Please pray that the truths the kids heard from the Bible will bear much fruit in […]

Day 3: Bible festival in Slavonski Brod

Day 3: Bible festival in Slavonski Brod

And … we’re done. Yesterday was the last event for our summer team outreaches. We held Day 3 of the festival in Slavonski Brod which was games and time to sign t-shirts, take pictures and give lots of hugs. Thank you for praying for this outreach. We’re thankful that the weather was great, the kids […]

Day 2: Bible festival in Slavonski Brod

Day 2: Bible festival in Slavonski Brod

Thank you for praying for Day 2 of the Bible festival. We’re grateful to the Lord for answered prayer. We had a good turnout–I’d guess there were about 75 kids and about 10 or so mothers. Our theme was forgiveness as we acted out the parable of the unforgiving servant from Matthew 18:21-35 (a very […]

Day 2: Orahovica Bible camp for kids

Day 2: Orahovica Bible camp for kids

Thank you for praying. Day 2 of the Bible camp for 30 Roma kids went well with skits, worship, games, Bible teaching and small group discussion, and a trip to get ice cream. One of the themes was forgiveness and the sad reality of abuse in families. We also celebrated Ariela’s 7th birthday! Kirsten, Lenna, […]

The Prices Write (July 2018) with daily prayer calendar

The Prices Write (July 2018) with daily prayer calendar

To download this update and our monthly prayer calendar in a format for printing, click Price prayer letter for 07-2018. Dear caring friends who pray, Thank you so much for praying for us, especially during the last two weeks while we worked with our consultant from the States and 8 Roma Bible translators to check their […]

The Prices Write (June 2018) with daily prayer calendar

The Prices Write (June 2018) with daily prayer calendar

(For our letter & prayer calendar formatted for printing out, click on Price prayer letter for 06-2018) Ariela in traditional Chinese dress at the children’s Bible club It is so nice to live in Croatia now so we can be much closer to the Roma we want to reach. Since we are just 10 minutes by […]

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

“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 get […]