From an early age, Misriani Balle felt God calling her to do something significant with her life. She was one of only two students in her senior high school who learned how to use computers mdash; a skill that God would eventually use for her to serve in his global mission.
Faced with the knowledge that there are still people who can’t understand the Bible because it is not in their own language, George Cowan came to a conclusion that became his life’s mission: “I believe God wants every man to have the Bible.”
Bible translation needs more than just translators to succeed. It includes roles in areas and fields that you would probably never expect.
Imagine reading the Bible in the language you learned in high school. Could you comprehend the concepts? Would you get frustrated and give up? For so many people around the world, that’s their reality.
There’s one noticeable difference between Sora and most of the members of the Japanese Sign Language Bible translation team: They’re Deaf and Sora is not. See how Sora learned how important it is for Japan’s Deaf to be able to access Scripture in their language, and how she hopes to see the world around her change as the Deaf encounter Christ through video Scripture.
Megan's journey to serving with Wycliffe began with some unexpected steps.
At the beginning of 2020, no one could have imagined what would happen in our world. But God knew. And he was already at work within global communities to bring his hope and truth in the midst of challenging circumstances. Watch our Year in Review video!
Merry Christmas from Wycliffe’s President and CEO John Chesnut and his wife, Kelly!
Dan and Rachel Lewis discovered that the pursuit of missions isn’t about what we can do for God, but where God can use us when we’re humble before him. The couple eventually found themselves serving in an international Christian school in Ethiopia where they realized the joy of being surrounded by a community of like-minded individuals.