God has woven the individual stories of the Ambonese Malay translation team members into a larger story for his glory. And as they work to translate Scripture, they’re practicing togetherness and community in all things.
Understanding God’s Word in their language has given the Manado Malay translation team an immeasurable hope in Jesus. This team is now seeing transformation in the community as people begin to engage with the New Testament!
Scripture engagement is such a critical part of the Bible translation process. Teams get to help local speakers really dig into their newly-translated Scriptures. The Ambonese Malay team is doing just that and seeing incredible results.
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Indonesia is a collectivist culture; whether it’s religion, relationships or a livelihood like fishing, the focus is on the group and the greater good, not on the individual.
The Ambonese Malay and Manado Malay communities have gained immense blessings from practicing true togetherness in life and translation work — see how we can learn and benefit from their example!
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