Pacific

Pacific

Updates & Stories

In 2014, generous gifts to Where Needed Most supplied recording equipment and training for media specialists in the Solomon Islands. Oliver and Johnson trained during subsequent sessions using the equipment. Now working with another partner organization, they recently traveled to Auki to record the Baegu New Testament. Will you pray for their work on this project? 

Oliver and Johnson

Ask God to provide good readers and good health for all involved in the eight-week project.

Pray for the recording equipment to work well.

Pray for good communication between all participants and partners. 

“This is powerful! We need this in our language! Our people need to see this!”
 
What evoked such a response from the Kamano-Kafe* translation team? It was the DVD produced by a church in Papua New Guinea several years ago depicting the devastation of AIDS. The story focuses on one family in which the parents contract the disease through the husband’s unfaithfulness. The story goes on to show the tragic effects on the wife and children.
 
After obtaining permission to reproduce the 80-minute film in minority languages, media specialist Lauren Runia utilized new technology to pull...
 
 
With grateful hearts, we give praise to the Lord for the provision of not just one but two 4WD vehicles—one in Papua New Guinea (PNG) and one in Ghana.
 
A Toyota Hilux 4WD vehicle was delivered in April to the Bible Translation Association (BTA), our partner in PNG. This vehicle will carry Bible translators and language consultants working out of BTA’s Alotau office, providing them more-reliable transportation to isolated villages.
 
The second vehicle, a Nissan Patrol 4WD, was recently provided to the ...