Momentum is Building These past few weeks, the word “momentum” has been on our minds. Depending on your point of view, the events taking place and gaining momentum in our world could be seen as good or just plain bad (a certain virus out there…). As we think about it, we realize some things don’t […]
[joel and bethany potter] If you’re praying for us, YOU are getting behind what we’re doing and asking our God to be glorified in our lives and through our work. If you’re giving to us, YOU are using God’s resources to back God’s work through us. If you’re talking about and sharing the stories we’re […]
Imagine that your family lives in one of the world’s toughest environments and has lived and died for centuries, worshipping and yet fearing the physical objects around you, eking out a barely livable existence with little hope to ever experience anything else. Imagine you’re given the chance to hear the absolute TRUTH of God’s word […]
Despite the picture above this past Easter was a quiet one for us. And though we celebrated the truth and impact of Jesus’ resurrection from the dead to give us new and eternal life, it was still a quiet day. I couldn’t help but notice though as we stopped at the grocery store, the night […]
Guest Post: Ian Fallis In Florida We Format Many NTM translators have their printing coordinated through NTM’s Florida office. Right now, eight New Testaments — five new translations and three revisions — are in various stages of completion. The process starts with a rich text file that NTM missionary Doug Lotz imports into a program […]
The following happened in Mexico and underscores why Bethany and I are serving our God with NTM. It’s adapted from “A Path We All Must Walk” – NTM.org Dark is the path that leads past the little Nahuatl village to the cemetery. “It’s a path we all must walk,” said the father of a little boy […]
For almost the last year, there has been a project that refused to die. A few members of our US Communications team spent three weeks in the Philippines last July and came back with bits and pieces of several stories. One of those stories was about a little girl named Isabela. Isabela’s Mum and Dad […]
It's too easy for many of us who have grown up saturated in the common expressions of worshiping God to quickly focus on whether an expression or style of worship is serving our "needs."
You heard our call for help, and acted! Your prayers on our behalf and sacrificial giving when we made our needs known this past October was so effective that God blessed us so far beyond the scope of what we were asking for! THANK YOU. As you prayed and gave, we not only were able […]
God's Word will radically change lives. The process of translating it for a people group is a painstaking labor of love.