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Elephant-Tusk Music

Playing the elephant-tusk instruments Under the sun’s scorching heat, men sway in a circle playing fung anwan, elephant tusks, while women in vibrant skirts dance…

Jesus Went to…

Only God can reach down into the dark places of the soul and remake passionate people for himself. Carl and Carole Harrison served as Bible…

I Spy…

Towers of cargo waiting to be loaded into the container I spy… a warehouse crowded with towers of boxes! Welcome to the JAARS Purchasing and…

Keep the Light…

Burnout. Like a star that burns brilliantly for years but then flickers and snuffs out, many mission workers’ lights threaten to extinguish due to the…

The Delegation

Nate Gordon, a JAARS-trained pilot who serves with our partner YAJASI in Papua Indonesia, couldn’t sleep. Even though he was bone-tired from the long hike…

Paradise on Earth

“I never thought I would leave my comfort zone to do missionary work like this, even though I’m not a missionary overseas,” Beatrice relates about…

A Land of…

Sometimes silence masks the most capable souls. Jim, who works for one of JAARS partner organizations, discovered this truth during a ten-day workshop in South…

You are Not…

Even though 9,000 miles, an ocean, and torrid mountains stand between Andrew Sims in the U.S. and the men he works with in the highlands…

ABCs for JAARS…

We’re looking forward to your visit on JAARS Day, an informative, family-friendly, fun day on the campus of JAARS. Here are some helpful tips your…