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Chichewa Contemporary Bible Completed After Years of Overcoming Hurdles

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A woman leads a group of girls (as young as 10-years-old) out of their village in Malawi, in the middle of the night, down deserted dirt roads, to a collection of primitive huts. This is the broken reality many young girls of Malawi face. They will stay there for up to two weeks for something called “initiation”: a rite in which they are taught how to satisfy men in bed. Afterward, they are encouraged to have sex with any man …

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I Once Thought I Could Never Know God. Now I Translate Bibles so That Others Can Know Him Too

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According to Romans 12:6, God has given us different gifts. The gift that God has given to me is to serve Him and others through my language skills. I was born and raised on a very remote island in the South China Sea. My mother tongue is a dialect which is only spoken in that region. I had to learn Mandarin, the national language, at school. At the age of 12, I was chosen to go to a junior high …

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2015 in Review: How Biblica Shared God’s Word Around the World

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Dear Friends, As I look back on this past year, I’m reminded of a passage from the book of Isaiah: “See, the former things have taken place, and new things I declare; before they spring into being I announce them to you.” Part of what I love about this verse is that it’s actually God who’s speaking. He’s the one declaring new things and causing them to spring up, and it’s Him who’s announcing them to us. God is the …