You can make a difference in someone’s life today!

Through your gifts, God is transforming the lives of children and adults living with a disability who have yet to hear the Gospel!

Joni and Friends Throw Blanket

Our cozy, deep plush throw in “Joni blue” has a mink touch feel and is perfect for sporting events, outdoor picnics or simply staying warm. Order one for you and a friend today!

Dear Future Mom... Life with Down Syndrome

Clouded by fears of the unknown, cultural stigma, and family pressures, many mothers struggle to make sense of such a difficult diagnosis. But who better to answer the question of quality of life than those who know this condition best — children and young adults with Down syndrome.

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Prayer is Powerful

At Joni and Friends, we are passionate about prayer. If you have any prayer requests, let us know…we’d love to pray for you!

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Joni's Corner!

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Fun For Kids!

Our website has a special section for boys and girls – music, games, photos, and surprises just for kids.

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New to  Joni and Friends?

Welcome! Our ministry is dedicated to extending the love and message of Jesus Christ to people who are affected by disability around the world.

Daily Radio Program

Joni and Friends Radio Program

Heart Exam

When we go through difficult times, our hearts are tested. It's in suffering that the ...

Television Series

Joni and Friends Television Series

The Snedeker Family - No Unhappy Endings

This is a story that is both heartbreaking and heartwarming of a family with twin boys ...

News and Events

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  • Brand New: Joni and Friends Throw Blanket

    Our cozy, new plush throw in “Joni blue” has a mink touch feel, trimmed with matching binding – the softest fleece ever! You’ll want to use it at sporting events, outdoor picnics, or simply to stay warm when it’s chilly outside. Tell your friends about the ministry of Joni and ...

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  • The Luke 14 Mural

    As you may have heard, we commissioned artist Hyatt Moore to paint the Luke 14 Banquet during our recent Global Access Conference – over 3 ½ days, attendees were able to watch Hyatt at work with his palette and paints. We took a timelapse video to show his progress from ...

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  • Thank You for Giving Children a Life-Changing Gift

    When Alejandro was born with a disability, his parents fell to their knees in despair. In their country of Cuba, poverty presses down hard and medical help is scarce. Wheelchairs for a child like Alejandro are rare – scarcely available and impossible to afford...

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You Are Not Alone

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  • Attend a Family Retreat

    We offer fully accessible retreats that provide spiritual refreshment and camp-style fun for families who live with disability.

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  • Locate the Joni and Friends office nearest you

    Connect with one of our area ministry offices, located throughout the United States.

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  • Find a disability-friendly church that ministers to your needs

    Locate and learn about churches that offer disability ministry programs and accessibility.

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  • Discover resources and organizations that can help

    Browse through our extensive listing of resources related to a wide variety of disability issues.

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  • Purchase books and other inspirational products from our store

    Books & devotionals by Joni Eareckson Tada and others, Bible studies, ministry resources, and gift items.

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You Can Make a Difference

You can make a difference
  • Join Us in Prayer & Praise

    Please take a few minutes to review our daily prayer and praise requests.

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  • Volunteer for Wheels for the World

    Serve on an outreach to a developing country, providing wheelchairs and the Gospel message.

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  • Volunteer for a Family Retreat

    Come alongside a child or adult with a disability throughout a week-long retreat for families.

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  • Receive education and training in disability ministry

    Our Christian Institute on Disability offers all levels education for leaders in disability ministry.

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