Africa

Africa is the world’s second-largest and second-most populous continent with 1.3 billion people.

This Is My Story: Elizabeth’s Testimony

Elizabeth is a Deaf Nigerian who came to America for education. In addition, God led her to have access to the Scriptures. This is her story!

Treacherous Travel, Persistent Progress

The translation team, when able, travels more than 8 hours one way on treacherous roads from North Ghana to South Ghana where 90 percent of the country’s of the Deaf community lives. Despite the difficulty, the team is encouraged by early responses to sign language Scriptures from the Gospel of Luke. A hoped-for relocation would cut their travel time in half as translation work continues.

Taste of His Love!

A translation team member said, “…is it not time for the Deaf?” A Deaf Tanzanian man received access to the Gospel through his heart language. Here is his story.

Love Wins in Rwanda

Verera is the only Deaf person in her village. Without education, and a complete sign language, she faces isolation within her community.

Ojok Charles and The Long Wait

The Long Wait

One day, I asked my uncle, “who made the trees? Who made the sky?” He gave me a book with a picture of a smiling man. When I asked him who it was, he replied, “Jesus, Jesus.” He pointed to the sky and tried to tell me that this man made everything.

Their Faithful Fruit

Patience is believing God to keep His promises in His perfect timing. See how Joseph and his translation team prayed and waited on the Lord for 15 years to visit the promised land.

My name is Bridget. God gives us hope and a future for our lives.

Plans for Hope and a Future

At first, when I lost my hearing, I thought God was punishing me. Matthew 7:7 came to mind, so I kept asking the Lord, “Why? Why me, Lord?

Out of Chaos Comes Cause

One day, a Deaf pastor, who also is a member of the Filipino Sign Language Bible translation team, brought Ira a DVD that had 10 Bible stories on it in her language.