You and I know the power of God’s Word to heal even the most brutal conflicts. When people encounter Scripture in their own language, God’s words of love and peace go straight to the heart.Read the rest!
Scripture Reading: 1 Peter 4:1-10
“The end of all things is near. Therefore be alert and of sober mind so that you may pray. . . . Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms.” 1 Peter 4:7,10 (NIV)Read the rest!
Therefore put on the full armor of God, so that when the day of evil comes,
you may be able to stand your ground,
and after you have done everything, to stand.
Stand firm then, with the belt of truth buckled around your waist,
with the breastplate of righteousness in place,
and with your feet fitted with the readiness that comes from the gospel of peace.
In addition to all this, take up the shield of faith,
with which you can extinguish all the flaming arrows of the evil one.
Take the helmet of salvation and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God.
Ephesians 6: 13-17 (NIV)
Ninety-three-year-old U Lung had prayed for this day. For years and years he longed to have the Bible in Khu, his native language (name changed for security purposes). He had begun to think it might not happen in his lifetime. But God answers prayer, and on this day his people were gathering to dedicate their very own Khu New Testament.Read the rest!