We’ve been back in the States for a few weeks now and it’s been awhile since we’ve heard from anybody in the church in Patpatar. One of the elders of the church named Tokiung called me from a small town almost an hour from the village. He was waiting there with his family and all […]
Goodbye to the Patpatar After over 14 years in the tribe, we are saying goodbye to our Patpatar friends and family. In 2003, we move into a the village not knowing the Patpatar language and culture. Our goal was to learn from them and build relationships. We wanted to be able to eventually create a […]
As I piled into the boat with Aaron and my girls, I shook my head and felt like crying. I thought I’d have another week for this transition. I wasn’t quite ready to leave the Patpatar behind yet. … This is just one illustration of some of the things that have been happening in our […]
Aaron and Lori Luse, along with Madonna Yates, are working among the Patpatar people in Papua New Guinea. After years spent learning the language and the culture of the Patpatar people. They are now endeavoring to accomplish their goals which include: establishing a church, discipling believers, creating resources, writing literacy programs, teaching the Bible, and translating Old Testament portions.
The Patpatar church, though under persecution for standing for the truth, is growing slowly. Aaron is continuing to work with faithful men ...