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Sharing solutions to common problems is often cited by participants as one of the most valued aspects of an IT Connect workshop, which always begins with praising God and seeking his blessing.
Creating Solutions: Training…

Internet Technology (IT) personnel from Bible translation organizations all across Africa—and beyond— recently gathered for two yearly IT Connect conferences. Some traveled to Burkina Faso…

A JAARS pilot introduces our helicopter to a group of Florida youngsters.
Missions May Be…

It’s a pleasant day at a small county airport. Gleaming aircraft are parked in displays around the grounds. The buzz of a Helio Courier taking…

“What Will Happen…

Kuttan, a worshipper of ancestral spirits from the “JK” community, was invited to help with the consultant check during the dubbing of the JESUS film into his mother tongue. As…

JAARS Aviation Training…

After morning devotions and flight briefings, three aircraft. JAARS training staff, and orientees preparing for worldwide mission service headed to the North Carolina mountains for…

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Solar Power Systems…

Putting together the platform for solar panels Setting the platform in place Setting up the equipment Solar power system components Connected Setting up the equipment…

Roviana-language Bible
Roviana Bible Dedication…

In 1902 the Roviana were the first to accept Christianity in the Solomon Islands. The Roviana New Testament was completed in 1995. On May 23,…

R66 Bound for…

Helicopter pilot Jeff Johnson, JAARS President Woody McLendon, and chief pilot Bruce Powell are in Wichita, Kansas to take delivery of the nearly new R66…

The runway cutting crew: Andrew Tieman, Steve Bevelhymer, Scott Musselman, Mike Bunn, B.J. Diggins
Cutting for Clearance

Chief Pilot Bruce Powell cutting trees Instructor Pilot Mike Bunn cutting trees Runway width cut back; now there’s proper clearance for the PC-6. The runway…

Bible Bounty Bound…

This truckload of New Testaments in the Paama & S.E. Ambrym languages is bound for the island communities in Vanuatu where they’ll be celebrated on…