"Lord, let me make a difference for you that is utterly disproportionate to who I am." —David Brainerd
"The spread of the gospel in the early church saw the dissemination of Scripture along with the provision of missionaries and pastors. One wonders if at least some of the tensions over Bible translation springs from the commitment on the part of some to provide adequate translations without...
"You can give without loving, but you cannot love without giving." —Amy Carmichael
“There is no success without sacrifice. If you succeed without sacrifice it is because someone has suffered before you. If you sacrifice without success it is because someone will succeed after” —Adoniram Judson
“Translation is not an art that everyone can practice. It requires a right, pious, faithful, diligent, God fearing, experienced, practical heart” —Martin Luther
"People do not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God" —Jesus
"I believe that in the end the truth will conquer." —John Wycliffe
“I can read and understand the Portuguese Bible, the English Bible, and even a little of the Greek Bible. But the way I understand it is somehow only on a superficial level. … When I read it in Makhuwa, it’s like I’m naked before God.” —Bonifacio Paulo - Mozambique
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"A renewed mind has an utterly changed conception, not only of reality, but of possibility. A turn away from the kingdom of this world to the Kingdom of God provides a whole set of values based not on the human word, but on Christ's. Impossibilities become possibilities." —Elisabeth Elliot
"It is true that we may desire much more. But let us use what we have, and God will give us more." —Adoniram Judson