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22February, 2019

Prayer Coordinator

MAST for Those Who Wait in Nigeria

 

Would you go? Have you ever been asked to go to a place fraught with hatred, warfare, and violence?

Bruce Smith, President of Wycliffe Associates, told us years ago that the people who still need Scripture are in the hardest to reach and in the worst of circumstances on earth.

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20February, 2019

Wycliffe Associates

Casual Observers Jump Into Bible Translation

So then, dear friends, since you are looking forward to this, make every effort to be found spotless, blameless and at peace with him. 2 Peter 3:14–18

A group of thirty-seven people showed up for a MAST workshop in Myanmar, ready to help translate the Scriptures into their heart language. But they were not alone. Five people from another language group, Tg* had arrived to “watch.” They had heard about MAST and that God’s Word was being translated into other languages. They wondered if MAST might work for them, too. The more they learned, the more intrigued they became.

Before long, this small team of five jumped into action to begin translating the Scriptures into their own language. By the end of the two-week workshop, they had completed The Gospel According to Mark, along with 1 and 2 Thessalonians!

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18February, 2019

Wycliffe Associates

Blessed are the Peacemakers

This and other truths led to a cease-fire among warring tribes (and Bible translators).

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15February, 2019

Wycliffe Associates

Never Give Up

Fixing our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of faith. For the joy set before him he endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.  - Hebrews 12:2

Edy* recently participated in a Wycliffe Associates MAST (Mobilized Assistance Supporting Translation) workshop in Southeast Asia. Edy and his family lived about an hour away, but he left his small shop in his hometown for two weeks. He was a true inspiration to the team as they worked together translating the books of the New Testament.During the second week of the MAST workshop, Edy was asked to give his testimony. He shared that within a very short time, three devastating incidents had befallen his family, wiping out their savings and everything he had worked so hard to establish. Under such circumstances, many people would have given in to the weight of the loss and questioned their faith. Not Edy.

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11February, 2019

Wycliffe Associates

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