The Hard Places

Thunder throbs, rain races, and lightning leaps across the students’ and leaders’ faces as they watch, entranced, as the man dressed in a blue, knee-length…

The Melding of…

Stephen Sweeney’s preconceived ideas about a Missions at the Airport event were about to be wiped away. Every year, JAARS volunteers and staff give up…

Not Just a…

What device at JAARS can make a grown man salivate more than the sight of a juicy grilled steak? Our large format 3D printer that…

And Then There…

Like a painter who painstakingly chooses colors and blends them to create a beautiful painting, the JAARS Facilities Department desires that the new lighting system…

ABCs for JAARS…

Learning to load an airplane like a missionary pilot We’re looking forward to your visit on JAARS Day, an informative, family-friendly, fun day on the…

Planting Seeds

When someone invited Tricia Beltran to a JAARS Day, she asked, “What is JAARS?” She had never heard of the organization before. Tricia, Manny, and…

Racing to the…

The river whips by, a maelstrom of pure energy and icy droplets. The team of four holds each other’s arms as they slip and slide…

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…