Author Archives: rebekahwade

January 2021 Update

We are writing this from a cozy house out in Madisonville, TN. God made it very clear that we needed to leave Papua New Guinea on the January flight. Though we only had six days to process and pack, God brought us here safely. We’ve felt your prayers for strength and guidance and are so […]

Change of Plans

Loved ones, We wanted to fill you in on some personal things that are affecting our plans. Rebekah has been experiencing significant limitations due to health problems over the last two months. After pursuing every option of treatment here, it’s been decided she needs to return to the US for treatment. International travel is complicated […]

December 2020 – Family Update

Dear ones, Thank you for your prayers and gifts this year. They’ve carried us through surprises, challenges, and even the mundane. Many of our friends and colleagues are starting to return to Papua New Guinea from their home countries to continue serve in the ministry of Bible Translation, after being prevented by months of COVID […]

Village Update October 2020

“Oh give thanks to the Lord; call upon his name; Make known his deeds among the peoples! Sing to him, sing praises to him; Tell of all his wondrous works!” -Psalm 105:1-2 To our dear partners, I love how His Word shows us what our worship should look like. I (Rebekah) am studying the Psalms […]

July 2020

“We give thanks to God always for all of you, constantly mentioning you in our prayers, remembering before our God and Father your work of faith and labor of love and steadfastness of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ.” (1 Thessalonians 1:2, ESV) We’ve had a really busy month since we last wrote to you. […]