Central Asia Wycliffe
Bible translation, distribution, and sharing.
To know Christ and to make Him known among these people groups.
On several holidays, people dress in their finest clothes and go to visit all of their acquaintances, spending a few minutes in each home to drink tea and have a snack.
Men engage in soccer, volleyball, karate, and cricket.
Poverty, centuries without access to the Gospel, ethnic strife, daily struggle to survive, lack of access to basic resources and health facilities.
That every single person would be able to hear, read, watch, and/or experience the Good News about Jesus in the language they understand best. That strong, loving groups of believers would form and support one another.
Daily grace, daily diligence, daily control of the Spirit.
Pray for insight and creativity for decisions about important Scripture terms, development of websites for distribution, and production of original indigenous Scripture videos.
Pray also for diligence and caution during the many checking procedures that need to be completed this year: Spell checking, punctuation checking, comprehension testing, reading through materials, and producing print, video, and audio versions.