To communicate God’s Word clearly in another language, sometimes we have to slow down the information rate. One of the challenging things in translation is that two languages can have two very different ways of handling the same information.
Recently in a team meeting, I was reminded that rude gestures are NOT the same in different cultures.
When cultures collide, Bible Teacher training involves challenging uninspected worldviews.
How we got to where we are today . . .
Rick spent his early years in Pennsylvania. When he was a preteen, his parents decided to become missionaries with New Tribes Mission. As a 10 year old, Rick accepted Jesus as his Lord and Savior. Rick spent his teenage years with his family among the Mouk (rhymes with coke) tribe in Papua New Guinea. There he saw the need that the lost have for the Gospel and the amazing ...