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Racing to the Finish Line

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…

4WD Training in Papua New Guinea

Watch here and see what it was like for the West Aitape Cluster team members who took a JAARS 4WD training course and how it…

Red Rivers and Soccer Games

Deep in the heart of the emerald-green jungles and snake-like rivers of Brazil, Al and Sue Graham came to live in 1960. Their purpose: to…

What’s Your Passion?

Why would 30 people from as far west as Oregon, as far northeast as New Hampshire, and as far south as Florida congregate in Waxhaw,…

An Accelerator for Bible Translation

The send/receive function in Paratext—the main Bible translation software—stopped working for Maya*, a translator, for several months. This Paratext feature is important because it stores…

Elephant-Tusk Music

Playing the elephant-tusk instruments Under the sun’s scorching heat, men sway in a circle playing fung anwan, elephant tusks, while women in vibrant skirts dance…

Jesus Went to Jerusalem

Only God can reach down into the dark places of the soul and remake passionate people for himself. Carl and Carole Harrison served as Bible…

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…

Keep the Light Burning

Burnout. Like a star that burns brilliantly for years but then flickers and snuffs out, many mission workers’ lights threaten to extinguish due to the…