Transforming Word of God - We believe God works powerfully through His Word to change lives for the better in this life and for eternity.
Language of the heart - We believe God values people from all languages and cultures and we affirm the effectiveness of their languages for communication and access to knowledge.
Scholarly and professional approach - We believe scholarship and professional standards are crucial to our work in relating to the languages and cultures of the world.
Strategic partnership - We believe that working together honors God, and so we seek to cooperate with others to achieve common goals.
Service to all - We believe we should serve others without discrimination.
Building vision and capacity - We believe that building vision and capacity is central in promoting sustainable language development and Bible translation programs.
Trusting God for the impossible - We believe God is able to accomplish results that are humanly impossible, and we depend on Him to do so.