Pray for the Khwedam translation team as they prepare for the launch of a publication.
Pray for the Subula* language community as they update and record and distribute a Subula songbook
Pray for the ongoing training of the 35 Bible translation students at Mekane Yesus Seminary (MYS).
Pray for God’s provision upon the LBT-MYS building project.
Pray for the Kambata translation team as they review the books from Galatians to Revelation.
Pray for Michael and Naomi Ersland as they serve with the Komba Old Testament translation program.
Pray for the Bandi translation team as they review and check the books of Ruth, Jonah, and Genesis.
Pray for the Dan translation team as they plan the printing and distribution of the book of Psalms.
Pray for the training of Bokyi literacy teachers.
Papua New Guinea
Pray for Ipili translators as they work towards Scripture engagement in their region.
Pray for Amy Formella as she serves with the Mende Old Testament translation program.
Pray for the video dubbing and distribution of the Gospel of John video.
Pray for the Kerewe translation team as they host a large community checking seminar.
Pray for the involvement of congregations in Bible Translation Sunday this September.
*Note: Specific details were intentionally omitted or changed to protect the affected language community.
Jo Ann Megahan
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