Epistles of Thomas

September 30, 2009

Mouk People of Papua New Guinea

Filed under: Missions — Thomas @ 10:04
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I was introduced to a video about the Mouk people of Papua New Guinea during the Perspectives Course. The video is called Ee-Taow! which means “It is True!” This people group was reached by four western missionaries: Mark & Gloria Zook who appear in the video and David & Diann Yunker who were absent at that time. They spent months teaching the Mouk about their place in the world and the history of God’s work in the world beginning with creation. It was two months before they reached the narrative about Jesus’ coming and death. The video I have linked to is twenty minutes long and well worth watching. At the end of the story about Jesus sacrifice for us they all began to chant “Ee-Taow!” and celebrated for 2.5 hours!


1 Comment »

  1. Good on you Thomas. I also saw one video – unbelievable if you were not a believer – How great is our God!
    I have added your page to my favourites to remind me of jesus and the Mouk

    Comment by peter cawthorn — June 27, 2012 @ 3:07 | Reply

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