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Called According to His Purpose

The JESUS film for the Lihir people was almost finished. However, one crucial part was incomplete—Jesus’ voice! Lauren Runia, the media consultant who was helping…

The Best Way to Spend His Final Years

At age 81, Reverend Bansah had a reason to celebrate: After working with other Bible translators to produce the New Testament in their language Nyagbo,…

Don’t Make God #1

Seven years after learning about JAARS, Na Young Yang, her husband, Taewan, and their two boys have made it from South Korea to JAARS for…

From Africa to North Carolina

Kate Starr spent her early childhood in Cameroon, Africa, where her parents were Bible translators for Wycliffe Bible Translators. Then she moved with her family…

Real-Life Struggles Dramatized

Andreas Ernst, the director of training and equipping at International Media Services with SIL*, grew up in a family of mission workers in rural Cameroon.…

Scripture Can Go Everywhere

Because of religious insecurity in western Africa, evangelical churches there have realized that they can no longer succeed in sharing the gospel unless they share…

CESSNAS AND JIGSAW PUZZLES

Aviation and jigsaw puzzles would seem to have little in common, but JAARS recently faced a situation resembling a jigsaw puzzle—except the pieces were aircraft…

Never Too Old or Too Sick

Elizabeth Farnsworth, a JAARS New Hampshire advocate, invites friends over for dinner. She serves rice to each guest and gives them each a single chopstick…

Getting Out of the Driveway

For Nina and Richard DeVreese, driving down their driveway in Guatemala is an adventure. They serve with a JAARS partner, Paradise Bound Ministries (PBM), sharing…