Be Refreshed

Be Refreshed

Be Refreshed Spring 2022 The Living Water project – the first of its kind in English – premiered the Book of Matthew in January. Chapter by chapter, followers can experience the emotion of Scripture text (English Standard Version) as music. “I was blown away. I cannot...
Good News in Yala

Good News in Yala

Good News in Yala Spring 2022 Yala speakers in Nigeria have partnered with Lutheran Bible Translators for decades. They received the New Testament in their language in 1979. What an amazing experience for Christ the King Parish to host another dedication in 2021. All...
A Movement of the Spirit

A Movement of the Spirit

A Movement of the Spirit Spring 2022 Papua New Guinea (PNG) – communities separated by tropical forests, languages, and diverse cultures. Experts estimate there are almost 850 languages in this Pacific Island country. Many are still waiting for Scripture in their...
Looking Back, Looking Forward

Looking Back, Looking Forward

Looking Back, Looking Forward Spring 2022 Back in 2017, Christians worldwide celebrated the 500th anniversary of the Protestant reformation. Luther’s 95 theses began a movement to restore the Bible to its central role in the formation of faith and life of the church....
Straight to the Heart

Straight to the Heart

Straight to the Heart Christmas 2021 The Shekgalagari Scripture app captivates listeners. Translators Pontsho Mosweu and Tshwari Tjetjoo struggled at times within the Shekgalagari New Testament program in Botswana. The Shekgalagari language had not been written down....
God Prepared the Way

God Prepared the Way

God Prepared the Way Christmas 2021 Lutheran Bible Translators’ missionaries Elliot and Serena Derricks’ first visit to the Subula* region in Cameroon could not have been more memorable. They met a crowd of people dancing, singing, and playing instruments — excited...