“What you said…

In March 2022, the Gbeya, Kaba, and Ngbugu people in the Central African Republic (CAR) celebrated the dedication of their New Testaments with songs, dancing,…

Lightning Effects

Besides endangering living creatures, lightning can also endanger computers, especially in Cameroon, Africa, during the rainy season.  At the SIL* Center in Yaoundé, Cameroon, where…

Out of their…

The members of the Suba translation team on Kenya’s Mfangano Island in Lake Victoria—Jael, Boniface, and Samwel—recently faced their fears of deep water.  A group…

Sharpening a Machete

Kay Smoes wears several different hats—and not the kind that keep the sun off her. Along with being a wife and mother, she works in…

The Best Way…

At age 81, Reverend Bansah had a reason to celebrate: After working with other Bible translators to produce the New Testament in their language Nyagbo,…

Real-Life Struggles Dramatized

Andreas Ernst, the director of training and equipping at International Media Services with SIL*, grew up in a family of mission workers in rural Cameroon.…

Travel by Ox…

When it rains in parts of Chad in north-central Africa, the dirt roads become rivers. A translation team returning from inviting a church to participate…

What Will Happen…

The Dhongo translation team is based in Lanza, a rural village in northeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Lanza has no local internet service…