Each illustrated Bible storybook published for Roma people groups in Croatia and Serbia is in a Roma dialect as well as the national language.
“I worked on translating the Roma Family Picture Bible with great enthusiasm,” said OM EAST’s partner who translated the Bible storybook into his regional Serbian dialect.
Slobodan never thought he could be free, but Jesus gave him a new start. Now Slobodan urges Roma in Croatia and Serbia that there is a better way.
Goran’s decision to follow Jesus challenged cultural values and traditions he grew up with, causing him to live differently in his Gurbet Roma community.
In a village in Serbia, OM workers see Roma believers reaching Roma, encouraging them to let God put a new song in their mouths.
“This publication is a tool to help those who will join Goran in sharing the gospel among Gurbet-speaking Roma, and lays the foundation for future Christian materials.”
"Will God forgive me as well for what I have done?" asked a little girl in a Roma village of Serbia.
“She was so happy that she ran away to read it, hiding it from other kids so she could keep it for herself,” Volker recalls.
A beautifully illustrated children’s storybook written by a Roma believer, is now in homes throughout Serbia.