Jaars Center

Blog

Read the latest on our work to make Bible translation possible, all over the world.
Reset
Biking on their…

Only God. Only God could have brought Bruce and Pamela Culler from Ohio to serve at JAARS twenty years ago. In 2000, Bruce and Pamela…

In His Blood

Flying is in Kyle Respass’ blood. His grandfather was a private pilot, his uncle’s a professional pilot, and his dad is a private pilot. His…

Strengthening Our Core…

Unprecedented. Pandemic. Crisis. Disruption. From corporate boardrooms to family video conferences, we are all struggling to describe what is happening in the world as the…

A Ticking Time…

What do a church in the Czech Republic, JAARS, and Mbeya, Tanzania, all have in common? They all want to keep translation teams drafting Scripture…

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…

Woody McLendon
Listen, Lament, and…

On top of the COVID-19 pandemic—with over 100,000 deaths and tens of millions of unemployed in our country since March—we have another painful reality in…

An Immense Privilege

If a man is drowning under a bridge, but you don’t know he’s drowning, then you have no obligation to help him. But if you…

Buried Treasure

God changed everyone’s perspectives about Aviation Pre-Field Orientation (PFO) this year. For the three participants who took the course in a second language in an…

Planting the Seed

WANTED:  Experienced pilots willing to fly into remote airstrips carved out of mountainsides. Aircraft mechanic certification required.  Must be willing to relocate to remote locations.…