Times of Uncertainty

We all live in uncertain times. Questions about the future nibble us like fish. These uncertainties abound even more when someone is about to leap…

No Easy Feat

A man blows on a large curled triton shell called a ndrah in the Nali language. Traditionally, the Nali people on Manus Island, Papua New…

YAJASI vs. the…

Like most countries, the Coronavirus has caused major changes for YAJASI, our aviation partner in Papua, Indonesia. Change Number One: No More Passenger Flights According…

A Tuckered-Out Toyota

Tucker, the tuckered-out Toyota, here with some exciting news. The last few years, I’ve joyfully served ACATBA* here in the Central African Republic (CAR). I’ve…

More Than Landing…

The JAARS Aviation pre-field orientation (PFO) is a “master’s degree” training program for mission pilots and mechanics preparing to serve the Lord overseas. This 16-week…

How Long Will…

The soil of the hearts of the Zande people who live in the Pazande region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) are ready…

Hearts of Gold

Mountains ensconced with carpets of green, skies bursting with rainbows, and waterfalls shedding jeweled water drops: the tableau of beautiful Papua, Indonesia. But even more…

A Cow and…

The Samburu people in Kenya, Africa, say that in the beginning their god created a Samburu person, a cow, and a book. While the Samburu…