Daasanach – Number 1,500!

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The Daasanach language is spoken by about 85,000 people from a people group of the same name living in and around Ethiopia, Kenya, and South Sudan. The people are largely cattle herders, and some have referred to their culture as “tribal avant-garde” with just one example being the colorful headgear they love to wear. While the New Testament is available …

Mission 865 – Every Language >50,000 [JFP 2013]

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The Jesus Film Project currently has a “priority initiative” that aims to produce the JESUS film in every language and dialect spoken by 50,000 people or more who don’t already have it in their heart language – about 323 million people total. The goal is to complete this by 2025. As of this past October, workers have translated 71 since …

God so “dvu”-ed the world.

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In the next two or three days we’ll be putting up our monthly-ish newsletter. In the meantime, I read something today, that I had to share! As you know, the JESUS Film Project is all about translation to bring the Gospel to people around the world so they can hear Jesus speak in their language. One of our partners (and literal next-door …

July 2012 Update — 20 Years Ago

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20 Years Ago June 29, 1992. As we walked the gravel road to our cabin at a family church camp outside of Randolph, NY my stepdad and I talked about what the speaker had said that night. We talked about heaven and hell, and how Jesus was strong enough to save me from the punishment of my sin. In the …