It Has More…

After months of delays due to COVID-19 restrictions, visa issues, and scheduling difficulties, Lauren Runia was finally able to host the advanced media training for…

Ordinary or Extraordinary?

The Una people live high in the mountains of Papua, Indonesia. They are experts in gardening and raising livestock in their stunning but challenging environment.…

To the Remote…

The country of Vanuatu—a chain of rugged volcanic islands—lies about 500 miles west of Fiji and 1,000 miles east of Australia.  The people love to…

The Boat of…

In 1976, Bill and Sandra Callister and their two young children left Australia to live and work in Papua New Guinea (PNG). They felt called…

Our First Time

The Mamusi people watched and listened in awe as the JESUS film appeared on the screen. For the first time ever, they were hearing the…

Why Another App?

Josh Eicholtz, a JAARS-trained pilot-mechanic, serves in Papua New Guinea (PNG) with our aviation partner, SIL PNG. He wondered why the pilots needed another app…

Tracking Every Movement

Back in 2007, Tim McIntosh, now the director of JAARS Maritime Department, began working with SIL Papua New Guinea (PNG) as an administrator for their…

God’s Perfect Timing*

Sometimes in life, we have time to research decisions carefully before making them. Other times, we have a split second to make a decision, important…