Over the past year, Bob has consulted for six different translation projects, totaling over 6,000 verses of Scripture, has drafted nearly 1,500 more Old Testament verses for the Tugutil translation, and has learned much about Scripture typesetting. Amazingly, all of that could be done without leaving home thanks to modern technology. Here in the Midwest […]
As it turns out, the ‘Finish Line’ for completing our Tugutil Bible is not a narrow ribbon which sprinters break through in a single moment in time, but rather consists of many segments. In our last update we mentioned the first stage of completion, which was the final consultant check of our New Testament translation […]
This past year has been different for all of us. We wanted to let you all know how much we appreciate your prayers and support for us. Bob has been able to continue with his work from home without much difficulty. The pandemic has led to the postponement of his travels but there have been […]
Bob & Debbie served full-time in the Asia-Pacific region for 20 years, primarily among the Tugutil people. The focus of their ministry has been translating the New Testament into the local language, and that project is nearing completion. Only the Gospel of Luke, Acts, and half of 2 Corinthians remain. For over 10 years now Bob has also served as a Bible translation consultant for other people groups as well, and he continues to make frequent trips to Asia for ...