Every June, JAARS Aviation Training takes new mission aviators to the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina to practice mountain operations. This training experience is a critical part of developing the skills necessary to take God’s Word to the remote and hard-to-reach places of the world. During Mountain Week, orientees and instructors land and take off from four different grass airstrips, each of which sharpens the pilots’ skills in unique ways:
Congratulations to the Class of 2022 JAARS Prefield Orientation! Graduation was held this morning in the hangar. These families will be serving in Waxhaw, Africa, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, and Bolivia. ... See MoreSee Less
"We thank God for these precious gifts that will help us enormously in his ministry! And we can never say thank you enough to the JAARS team for the granting of these means for the service of God!" -director of ATALTRAB, Chad, Africa
Praise the Lord! The vehicle and motorcycles arrived for the Bible translation teams who serve with ATALTRAB in Moundou, Chad, the hub for four Bible translations, six literacy projects, and three oral Bible translations. Read more here: www.jaars.org/blog/travel-by-ox-cart/... See MoreSee Less
Amen, Katie! Not only do we take what we have for granted but many times we don't take the time to Thank God for what He has given us.
We take so much for granted. These motorcycles make it possible to take God's truth to areas where otherwise it would be impossible. Thankful to those that support JAARS Transportation Solutions that makes this possible. Go to JAARS.org to learn how YOU can support getting God's WORD to those that long to have it in the language they know best.
The only way to worry about nothing is to pray about everything. – Unknown
June 21 Pray for our Mission Team staff during a very full season: for grace as they interact with each group and wisdom in managing projects, speakers, and meals.
June 22 Pray for all the details involved in planning Refuge 139 trips both for the missionaries and the kids, for health, especially with constantly changing COVID-19 restrictions.
June 23 Pray that new managers attending Manager Orientation will be encouraged and develop effective leadership skills.
June 24 Aviation Pre-Field orientees graduate today. Pray for them as they move on to the next phase of preparation for their assignments.
June 25 Pray for JAARS CORE Mission Operations—the foundation of the solutions we offer our partners around the world: transportation, technology, media, and training.
June 26 Praise God for the mission team from Loch Raven Presbyterian Church, Parkville, MD, who are serving at JAARS this week. Pray for safety and open hearts and minds as they work and experience how God is using JAARS to support Bible translation.
June 27 Pray for the Truth in Grace Bible Church group attending CrossVenture|Explore this weekend. Ask that participants will grow in their understanding of missions and Bible translation. ... See MoreSee Less
The mountain training our pre-field orientee pilots experience is a critical part of developing the skills necessary to take God's Word to the remote and hard-to-reach places of the world. Find out more about the airstrips they use during Mountain Week here: www.jaars.org/updates/mountain-week-runways/... See MoreSee Less
My boys have loved watching them fly in the mornings
When a JAARS staff member once asked where he had served, Terry replied, “Afghanistan, Africa, Indonesia, and Papua New Guinea.” How did he end up serving in these places when he spends most of his time on the JAARS campus? ... See MoreSee Less