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 […]

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 […]

Daily prayer calendar for October 2018 (The Prices Write, part 2)

For our prayer calendar in a format for printing, go to: Price prayer letter for 10-2018 DAILY PRAYER CALENDAR FOR OCTOBER 2018 Oct 1 Pray as we drive to Bosnia to pickup a friend who will be visiting us for a few days Oct 2 Praise for Timothy’s helpfulness driving Pam’s mom to Texas. Pray for […]

Summer wrap up; translation progress (The Prices Write, October 2018, part 1)

Summer wrap up; translation progress (The Prices Write, October 2018, part 1)

Pam showing kids how to use the Bible coloring sheet Here’s what’s new with us: At the end of August we wrapped up the summer ministries with a one-day Bible festival for 15 children from the front part of the village near where we live and a week of classes for preschoolers. Preschool classes (with […]

Bible translation project update

Bible translation project update

The following is a report compiled from our dear friends at The Seed Company who are funding the Bible translation projects: LAFI E DEVLESO CLUSTER* PROJECT UPDATE (SERBIA & CROATIA) *Cluster projects are a strategy to see mother tongue translators of related languages work as a team to accelerate translation. Moved by Scripture As Nedeljko was […]

Summer Outreach Recap (The Prices Write, September 2018, part 1)

Summer Outreach Recap (The Prices Write, September 2018, part 1)

Ariela celebrating her 7th birthday at Bible camp with cake made by Kirsten and our summer teamers Thank you for praying for our summer outreaches. We held children’s Bible clubs in three Roma villages, with about 200 Roma kids attending and a couple dozen interested mothers and a few dads as well. This was a […]

Bible club in new village

Bible club in new village

Today was the first day for our family to visit a Bayash village not too far from Sisak. We are very thankful for this opportunity. The MCC team and our colleagues did a fantastic job. We had 35 kids and there were a dozen or so adults also listening. We sang songs, did a craft […]

Day 4: Bible carnival in Sisak

Day 4: Bible carnival in Sisak

Today was the final day of the Bible carnival in Sisak. It was game day and the kids had lots of fun, and also enjoyed the candy we handed out. There were lots of hugs, selfies and signing of t-shirts while we said goodbye.