“I walked for three days to get here,” one of the attendees said, and another expressed the same. But who were these men?
Cameron and Katy Pryor have decided to move to a different country in West Africa, leaving them with so many decisions lying ahead. With all the preparation that needs to be made, it can be easy for them to be overwhelmed.
Some days, you simply need to do what needs to be done. Sure, some of those things fit neatly into categories like literacy, translation or community service. But sometimes (or most of the time?) when I wake up, I have very little idea of what the day will hold and what will need to be done.
The final translation check was a good example of missionary life.
So many of us take for granted the ability to read, write and do simple math problems. Yet there are hundreds of languages that so far have no alphabet and therefore no written form of communication.
Off the top of his head and from the depths of his heart, the man from the Moi tribe shared the true story of Easter. What impressed us most was not that Paiye could spontaneously retell the story so well. No, what impressed us was the joy with which he told the story.