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The Man Behind…

We all wear masks from time to time—not just indoors when we cannot socially distance. Meet Arthur Lightbody, recently retired from Wycliffe and JAARS. He…

Under the Shadow

Under the shadow of the volcano, Mt. Nyiragongo in Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), a team of people translates God’s Word into four…

Fight or Flight?

Fake gunfire was not what Hanna expected to hear when she arrived at JAARS as the Safety Coordinator Fellow. Before arriving at JAARS, Hanna served…

“We Thought Nobody…

During the last week of March, the Tigak New Testament translation team of New Ireland, Papua New Guinea (PNG), had just completed translating the script…

A STAR STILL…

Kwadima means star in Dobu, a local language of Milne Province in southeast Papua New Guinea (PNG). Thus, it is fitting that a 15-ton motor…

A Cyber Sherlock…

He doesn’t wear a tweed suit, utilize a magnifying glass, or smoke a pipe. But David Graves, a pilot for YAJASI—our aviation partner in Papua,…

Even So, Trust…

For many years, James Lane has followed his God-given, family-cultivated dream for missions and videography. James’ call to missions is rooted in his late father,…

Beside the Crocodiles

Armor-plated crocodiles slide through the Congo River’s tea-colored waters, manatees coast through its tributaries hunting for verdant grasses, and river otters wrestle along its sandy…

Forced Into Something…

The translation teams in Francophone Africa, Mexico, South Asia, and elsewhere were ready to go. They had prepared for upcoming Scripture website and mobile app…