A couple weeks ago I took my first trip ever as a CLA consultant in training. I spent a couple days with the Swensons and Chens among the Tanguat people group of Papua New Guinea. CLA stands for culture and language acquisition, and I had the privilege of accompanying Aaron Weatherl as he kicked-off the […]
A few weeks ago we finished up teaching Phase 1 (Creation to Christ) in our local outreach. When I say “we”, I really mean 20 Pal men who handled all the teaching in this outreach. Anyways, we ended Phase 1 by talking about end times – when Christ will come back, judge the world, and […]
As the idiom goes here, “Their stomachs are not small.” Translation – They have a large appetite. Now, that does certainly include greasy pork, delicately smoked rat, and the white mans’ noodles and rice. However, it also includes their hunger for Scripture. From the early days and our first printed Scripture portions, the local body […]
We are Chris and Maggie Hostetter and we are missionaries with New Tribes Mission and our calling is to bring the good news of Jesus Christ to the unreached peoples of Papua New Guinea. We have spent the last four years with the Pal people.