22nd May 2019
- Lisa Kappeler
Lessons From the Field
Some languages don’t have words for Biblical concepts, like thankfulness, love or redemption.
In Episode 33 of Lessons from the Field, we ask Bible translator Lisa Kappeler the question:
If the language group I’m working with doesn’t have any similar words to the Bible, can I just create a word?
Lisa is currently involved in tribal evangelism in Papua New Guinea.
How do I combat laziness?
What are the areas that most often cause people to leave the field?
What are some of the things you like about being a ‘missionary kid’, and what are the challenges?
Disagreements and disputes among missionary teams are a big reason why many leave the field. Do you have any advise for making sure relationships within a team remain healthy?
As a missionary, do you have any concern about your child’s wellness or your child’s faith?