“Thank you!” by Yelegoy Ngakarama
Yelegoy Ngakarama (The First Suri Linguist from Suri community in history) – 17 July 2019
Hello everyone, ሰላም!
It’s time to Thank.
Above all, Glory, Praise, Thanks be to the #Lord God who showed me his mercy, guidance, protection, and knowledge with heavenly wisdom. Without Lord, I wouldn’t make it.
Thank you Father Lord God.
For those who celebrated my graduation together with me, I am so happy for coming. Thank you for sharing my happiness with my family and thank your all the gifts you gave me.
In addition I would love thank everyone who have been beside me encouraging, advising, rebuking and guiding me to stay strong and finish my University career with great success.
#My family: Without the intention to make you proud, I wouldn’t make it, thank you mom and Dad for understanding my situation and have patience on me. I’m happy to see your smile on your face. I hope I did make you proud. And I’m sure God willing I’ll make you even prouder.
#Suri Community (Woreda): Thank you my Suri woreda. You have shown me education to my life, family and community. Thank you for nurturing me and believing in me. I hope I have made you proud.
#Bryant‘s family who took care of me for many years: I call you my parents as well because without you I couldn’t resist for long.
#Mike (Dad), your love, advise, encouragement, humble personality and grea1t moral and understanding made me much stronger and stronger. You are great Dad. May God bless you and pay you back. I’m really lucky to have you. I just praise God.
#Andrea (Mom): How wonderful to have you, your patience, prayer, encouragement and love for me had been always there. May God bless you and pay you back. I’m really lucky to have you. I just praise God.
#Ulrike Beyer (Best heavenly sister as my academic life time teacher from Germany): Ngareghea nanu, you have been always there with great encouragement and amazing supports. May God bless you and pay you back. I’m really lucky to have you. I just praise God.
#Endashaw Teshome and Bikko Teshome with their family: The Heavenly brothers who devoted their life to change me and my community with commitment in teaching and preaching.
#Bekko: your prayers while I was kid in Tulgit clinic have bear fruits. Rejoice in Lord because God heard your prayers. I remember you were always helping me to grow in Church and God helped me so I did it till I finished my campus career. May God bless you and pay you back. I’m really lucky to have you. I just praise God for you.
#Endash, I wish you could make it and see my success that you have invested on me. Indeed, It has been an honor to be your student. May God bless you. I was really lucky to have you. I just praise God.
#Ngasuni (Seblewengel Getachew): Thank you for making me to know Amharic very well. The songs Casets and Tapes that you gave me improved my Amharic. And now I’m good Amharic speaker. Thank you.
#Bardulla and his family: Dulla, inye gayo huna boo madhanyi Kali Kali na kete dhandali. A dhere boo madhanyo ker. Any kutuheny Tumu goore.
#Getachew Tariku and his Family: Thank you for all your best that you did to me to make me stronger. Especially Mom (Abaye). You did it. Be proud. And thank God for me. May God bless you and pay you back. I’m really lucky to have you. I just praise God.
#Endalkachew Woldemeskel and his Family: Thank you for advise that I had to continue my class in Hawassa. You contributed a lot to make me reach this place. May God bless you and pay you back. I’m really lucky to have you. I just praise God.
#Dr. Haile and his family: Your prayers and desires for me to grow well and successfully has become true. Praise God. May God bless you and pay you back. I’m really lucky to have you. I just praise God.
#Haspel’s Family: John and Gwen. Thank you for bringing Lord Jesus to my life. I’d have ended as nothing. But Lord had purpose to come to Suri. So I thank you for coming. Lord be praised for you.
#Tobista Mamo and her family: Tobi, thank you for teaching me about Lord. Youth’s ministry that you invested in Tulgit has beard fruit. So Praise Lord. I’m so glad. Thank you.
#Aribuy and his family: Thank you buy for advising me to stay strong and be man. You did it. Praise God.
#Dr. Daniel: Thank your for praying for me and encouragement. It worked. I finished my BA as linguist. So be happy and proud. Thank you.
#My friends and family of Suri Translation Project and Suri Literacy project: wa kedheyaw shee hung. I finish it well. So I’m ready to help you. Please Praise Lord for what I have been through. Thank you very much for your prayers and patience.
#Asayech and her family as well as her entire workers (Senni, Hareg and others) while I have been in Hawassa TLLM: Your punishments, patience, encouragements, you a. made me grow well. Thank you.
#My teachers from Tulgit, Kibish, Hawassa, Mount Olive, SOS HG School, TEC and AAU, thank you for everything.
#SIL staff, you have been looking forward to help me with your advise, prayers and encouragements. Praise God. I’m done with University with great success. Thank you.
#Tulgit and Kibish Mekane Yesus Church leaders and Lord’s servants: Thank you for making me to grow in church.
#Mursi friends and their family who advised me to step up and look for goals. Olisarali, Kashay, and others. Thank you.
#My fellowship friends in Tulgit, Kibish, Hawassa, Addis Ababa and the fellowships, EvaSUE, Great Commission Thank you for showing Christ to me and making me to be his servant forever.
#And finally all my friends from Hawassa, Mizan, Kibish, Tulgit, Addis Ababa, Bahr Dar, Gambella, Jimma, USA, Europe, China, and all others whom I didn’t mention, I want to thank all of you for your great contribution in my life in University.
Glory be to the Lord the owner of the Wisdom!