“The work [on Bible story crafting in Datooga] is progressing well with a number of stories now crafted, and been listened to by a young Datooga seeker of the Gospel. His input has been very useful. He has helped us to understand that if a story is too long some of the key points and ideas are not remembered. We have therefore edited the length of a few stories. We now have a number ready for ‘testing’ which we plan to do using the help of some Datooga believers to see if the words/phrases are understandable in the local language and also that each story conveys it’s message in a clear way. The ‘testing’ will be carried out by a small group who will meet for a few days in Karatu in January to critically listen to each story and make their suggestions. We have been using a laptop computer to adjust the stories that have already been recorded on a smart phone.” Thank God for the progress on the Bible storying project and please pray that the testing of the stories prepared so far will be helpful.
December 2, 2016
Simon & Sue French
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