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Longtime Dream of Bible Translation Nears Completion

By Andy Butcher

Dick Scott has dedicated much of his life to painstakingly translating the Bible into the Emberá language of the Choco Indians in Panama, after having first learned the language and creating an alphabet for it. Now, after decades, the project is nearing publication and will be celebrated when Dick returns to the country later this year.

 
 

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International Updates (Summer 2011)

By The Foursquare Church

Whether it’s responding to the earthquake in New Zealand, the flooding in Colombia, or teaching children in Africa, Foursquare missionaries are making a real difference around the world. Read brief updates from 16 missionaries to see how you can better pray for those serving around the world.

 
 

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Foursquare Responds to Colombia Flood Victims

By The Foursquare Church

When a major canal in Colombia ruptured in December, following months of heavy rains caused by La Niña, millions of people were suddenly left homeless. Lowlands were flooded with water from the powerful Magdalena River. Countless buildings were submerged, infrastructure destroyed. Nearly 300 people died, and 2.2 million were displaced. At least 40 Foursquare churches were also adversely affected.