The Bean Family
Mark and Patti Bean are members of Wycliffe Bible Translators working among Quechua speakers in the Andes mountains of central Peru.
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Come and hear a ministry update from Mark & Patti Bean on Sunday, Oct. 20 at Parkside Church at either 9:45 or 11:15 am in Room B207.
Mark & Patti are missionaries with Wycliffe Bible Translators working in Peru and the U.S.
If you would like to know more about joining Mark & Patti Bean at the Bible dedication celebration in Huaraz, Peru August 7th-14th, come to an informational meeting Sunday, May 19 at 12:15pm in room A222.
A light lunch will be provided. The estimated cost is $1000 plus flights.
Tears of joy
Our Quechua colleagues are doing a lot of leg work getting ready for the arrival of the Bibles being printed right now. They take public transportation out to different towns and villages to talk to local pastors and congregations. Then they invite the pastors to a meeting to plan as a group for the dedication of their Bible this summer.
Wilmer wrote that when he spoke in the church at Yanas, at first an older woman, and then the pastor, broke out in tears—crying with joy at the news that the Bible was finally in their own language! Wilmer wrote that their emotion caused him to tear up, too.