Different than Planned

In 2020, Kayla Duckert had plans for a Wycliffe summer internship that involved helping with a Bible translation in a Canadian First Nations community. However,…

Bible Translation Comes…

The mission team’s eyes grew wide as Ben, the JAARS tour guide, flipped through a sample Bible. He paged through the Bible once, showing a…

A New Adventure

Mike Mower was excited about flying to this year’s Oshkosh event. Though he had been directing this and other Missions at the Airport (MATA) events…

Two Journeys Converge

When Karissa Uhlig applied to serve as a Journalism Fellow at JAARS, she wrote, “I have felt the Lord leading me into missions, and I…

‘Just Working With…

For seven of the last eight summers prior to moving to Waxhaw, Danielle Townsend taught Vacation Bible School (VBS) in Wisconsin. So when she saw…

A Trip Around…

Some families recently traveled the world with JAARS. For this journey, though, only a willingness and ability to move around and learn was necessary, and…

Among the Nations

After digging into the tasty arroz con pollo and yucca fries, the group from Compassion Christian Church in Savannah, Georgia, sat around the fire, eyes…

When Everything Lines…

God brought Robert Willadsen to JAARS in a roundabout way, turning a stressful, difficult incident into a new opportunity.  Robert’s university, LeTourneau, closed in March…