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March, 2018

The next 2 days ABT will be presenting at Charity Missions Conference. This includes both a booth and a Breakout Session, given on Friday and Saturday at 3:00 pm. If you are at this event please stop by our booth—we would love to connect with you.

Below is the description of our Breakout...

March, 2018

Our website introduces ABT’s vision and purpose—what ABT is. To further clarify ABT’s function, let’s now look at what ABT is not.

A guiding principle for ABT is that we are neither the Church nor a church. We are committed to remaining a parachurch organization. The “...

March, 2018

“God gave everyone the capacity to communicate His message.” —Mark Cain

March, 2018

Today the ABT Exec Team had the privilege of visiting several of our members-in-training at Wayumi. This week-long course provides a thorough introduction to the big picture of church planting and Bible translation and is taught by instructors who bring years worth of experience from the field...

March, 2018

“Translation needs to be at the heart of the way we use and think about language. It reveals and relishes difference while also bridging it. It recognizes that Babel was as much a blessing as a curse." —Matthew Reynolds

March, 2018

Into the Jungle!

Join us in praying today and over the next several days as an *ABT member and his son, along with several other men, head into the *jungles to learn more about a *couple specific language groups. With several flights, long boat rides, and around a hundred miles of hiking...

March, 2018

ABT's Translation Philosophy, Part 1 of 5
WORTH OF THE VERNACULAR

Why do Christians translate their holy book when some religions do not? Can Scriptures translated into another language still be the Word of God? Is...

March, 2018

"If God spare my life, ere many years I will cause that a boy that driveth a plow shall know more of the Scriptures than thou dost." —William Tyndale

Would you like to know more about William Tyndale and other men whose hearts burned to see the Bible translated into the vernacular? You...

March, 2018

ABT is honored to support the work of Instructor Joseph Neill at the Biblical Greek Program.
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Would you like to read the New Testament in the very words in which it was written?

Now is your opportunity to get started! We are excited to announce that we plan to run...

March, 2018

Last week we enjoyed meeting with the Berea congregation in northern Indiana. Though none of us knew it three years ago, when they agreed to send Sister Ayana to work in Bible translation, they opened themselves to supporting ABT’s likely first literacy consultant. Our encounter with this...

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  • “Faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.” Romans 10:17
  • “Repentance and remission of sins should be preached in His name to all nations, beginning at Jerusalem. And you are witness of these things.” Luke 24:47, 48
  • “Go therefore, and make disciples of all nations.” Matthew 28:19
  • “In you all the families of the earth shall be blessed.” Genesis 12:3
  • “That the Gentiles should be fellow heirs, and of the same body, and partakers of His promise in Christ through the Gospel.” Ephesians 3:6
  • “That they all may be one; as You, Father, are in Me, and I in You, that they also may be one in Us; that the world may believe that You sent Me.” John 17:21
  • “Is it not written, ‘My house shall be called a house of prayer for all nations’?” Mark 11:17
  • “Ask of me, and I will give You the nations for Your inheritance.” Psalm 2:8
  • “Behold, a great multitude which no one could number, of all nations, tribes, peoples, and tongues, standing before the throne and before the Lamb, clothed with white robes.” Revelation 7:9
  • “Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may run swiftly and be glorified.” 2 Thessalonians 3:1
  • “All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness.” 2 Timothy 3:16
  • “Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path.” Psalm 119:105
  • “As cold water to a weary soul, so is good news from a far country.” Proverbs 25:25
  • “More to be desired are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold; sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb.” Psalm 19:10
  • “All the ends of the world shall remember and turn to the LORD, and all the families of the nations shall worship before You.” Psalm 22:27
  • “Truly, as I live, all the earth shall be filled with the glory of the LORD.” Numbers 14:21
  • “Declare His glory among the nations, His wonders among all peoples. For the LORD is great and greatly to be praised; He is to be feared above all gods.” Psalm 96:3, 4
  • “For the earth will be filled With the knowledge of the glory of the LORD, as the waters cover the sea.” Habakkuk 2:14
  • “That all the peoples of the earth may know that the Lord is God; there is no other.” 1 Kings 8:60
  • “For from the rising of the sun, even to its going down, My name shall be great among the Gentiles; in every place incense shall be offered to My name, and a pure offering; for My name shall be great among the nations.” Malachi 1:11
  • “All nations whom You have made shall come and worship before You, O Lord, and shall glorify Your name.” Psalm 86:9
  • “For as the earth brings forth its bud, as the garden causes the things that are sown in it to spring forth, so the Lord GOD will cause righteousness and praise to spring forth before all the nations.” Isaiah 61:11
  • "Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth!" Psalm 46:10
  • "This is good and acceptable in the sight of God our Savior, who desires all men to be saved and to come to the knowledge of the truth." 1 Timothy 2:3, 4
  • "You are worthy. . .; for You were slain, and have redeemed us to God by Your blood out of every tribe and tongue and people and nation, and have made us kings and priests to our God." Revelation 5:9, 10
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