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Solutions That Speed the Work

  • August 25, 2014
  • By: Prayer Ministries

Script technology—the work of SIL’s Non-Roman Script Initiative (NRSI)—is key to the survivability and compatibility of Bible translations in non-Roman scripts. When a language community undertakes a Bible translation,...

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Behind the Typefaces

  • August 25, 2014
  • By: Prayer Ministries

The team behind the Non-Roman Script Initiative (NRSI) is comprised of only 15 people. These men and women span the globe, operating from countries like England, Kenya, Thailand, and the U.S. Together, they seek to help language communities and...

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Creating Complex Characters

  • August 25, 2014
  • By: Prayer Ministries

Within the Non-Roman Script Initiative (NRSI), there are a number of current projects and tasks that provide support to others in SIL and Wycliffe, or even to the wider public. Praise God for positive feedback following the public release of...

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Serving With Wycliffe: Information Technology

  • August 25, 2014

Michael grew up assuming that missionaries were just people with “traditional” missionary skills and occupations like evangelism and church planting. But when he researched how to use his skills in missions, he discovered that Wycliffe needed people in information technology, too. 

Ten-Year Countdown

  • August 22, 2014

This issue of FrontLines comes just as we’ve rung in a new year. We know the next 12 months hold exciting things for the ministry of Bible translation, because we’re living in a special period of history. You and I are the first...

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News & Notes

  • August 22, 2014

Translation Workshop Tackles Ebola Education in Senegal In October, SIL Senegal hosted a workshop to translate important health information about the Ebola virus. The newly translated resources provide communities with life-saving information...

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Your Role in Bible Translation

  • August 22, 2014

We hope that as you read through this issue, you’ll see a theme—that each of these projects is moving forward by God’s design and perfect plan. And you’ve been a part of that. In South Asia, gifts to the Worldwide...

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Equipping Nigerians for Bible Translation

  • August 22, 2014

Nigeria is one of three areas with the greatest remaining need for Bible translation in the world. With 512 languages spoken across the country, more than 300 languages still need a translation started. If the goal of seeing a Bible translation...

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