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, […]

Daily Prayer Calendar for January 2019 (The Prices Write, part 3)

Daily Prayer Calendar for January 2019 (The Prices Write, part 3)

(For this prayer list formatted as a calendar for printing, click Price prayer letter for 01-2019 page 2) Jan 1 Praise God for His mercies which are new every morning, & for a new year in which to proclaim Him Jan 2 Pray for an upbuilding time for Matthew visiting a high school MK friend […]

“I understood every word.” (The Prices Write, January 2019, part 2)

“I understood every word.” (The Prices Write, January 2019, part 2)

“This is not our language. This is something else.” “I understand every word when you read it”. The first quote is from a man in our local Roma village when I sat next to him on his bed in their one-room dwelling, and asked him to read the story of Creation from Genesis 1 which […]

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 […]

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 […]

Day 2: Bible carnival in Sisak

Day 2: Bible carnival in Sisak

Thank you for praying for Day 2 of the Bible carnival in Sisak. For today’s club, held in the open field in the village beginning around 6 pm, we sang Bible songs, performed a skit about the parable of the unforgiving servant (from Matthew 18) and helped the kids make a craft and color an […]