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Joni and KenNearly every night before I go to sleep, I ask the Lord to wake me up in the spirit of Isaiah 60:1. When morning breaks, I want to “Arise, shine, for [my] light has come, and the glory of the Lord rises upon [me].” I know how easily my disability could darken my countenance...

The Blessings of Bootcamp

  • By: Joni and Friends
  • July 27, 2017
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  • Cause 4 Life

Cause 4 Life InternsHave you ever wondered what it's like to be an intern at Joni and Friends? Our corporate Cause 4 Life intern, Grace Shaffer, gives you an inside look at our California Ministry & Missions Bootcamp!

Thank You, Donors!

  • By: Joni and Friends
  • July 21, 2017
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Thank You Donors!We want to thank our faithful donors who continue to bring joy and hope to families affected by disability all over the world! Because of your prayers and generosity, thousands of people with disabilities have received the love of Christ and the gift of mobility. Your compassion has helped people from all walks of life find their eternal inheritance in Jesus Christ.

There are still many who have yet to hear the Good News of Christ, to receive tangible help, and to find joy as one in God’s family. No, the need doesn’t...

50 Years of Wisdom!

A Lifetime of WisdomGod has continued to demonstrate His faithfulness to Joni throughout all 50 years of her quadriplegia, and that's a reason to celebrate! We've got a special 50 year anniversary deal just for you: now you can purchase A Lifetime of Wisdom for just $10, or you can buy two copies for $15 and share Joni's incredible story and wisdom with a friend!

In A Lifetime of Wisdom, Joni shares the rubies of God’s wisdom and mercy for anyone who is thirsty for more than this life can offer. Within the pages, Joni writes about the priceless treasures God gave her to live victoriously as she celebrates 50 years in a wheelchair this year...

Thank You for Sharing on Facebook Live!

  • By: Joni Eareckson Tada
  • July 13, 2017
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  • Joni's Posts, In the Media, Video Archives

Joni Movie Event

Thank you for joining me again on Facebook Live and sharing your wonderful stories of how the Joni movie has impacted your life! It’s such a wonderful blessing to hear how the Lord has used the movie in ways I had never imagined. And don’t forget, if you’re in Southern California on August 6, come join me at Calvary Community...

From the Heart

Joni and Ken at Family Retreat

When I think of Joni, I think of this verse from Isaiah. Although she does not run or walk – or even use her hands – she soars like an eagle. Through 35 years of marriage, through cancer and chronic pain, I’ve seen her at her lowest, her...

Free eBook: “Are You Ready?”

  • By: Joni and Friends
  • July 7, 2017
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  • In the Media

Are You Ready?The seventh book in our Irresistible Church series, “Are You Ready?” challenges ministry leaders to examine their perspective on disability ministry and explores the indispensable nature of people affected by disability in the church. This new eBook provides insight as to how a leader’s heart for disability trickles down and influences the congregation as a whole.

“Are You Ready?” ultimately answers the question, “What does it mean to fully belong?” All too often, well-meaning churches and pastors can establish what they think of as a disability ministry – physical accommodations for individuals...

Brand New Galaxy Scarf!

  • By: Joni and Friends
  • July 5, 2017
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  • What's New in Our Store

Brand New Galaxy Scarf!

Looking for a stylish new wardrobe accessory? Designed from Joni’s “We Three Kings” artwork, this elegant silk scarf is sure to become your new favorite! For only $25, you’ll get a scarf that’s woven in rich tones of violet, blue, teal and beige. It's...

Join Me on Facebook Live Again!

  • By: Joni Eareckson Tada
  • June 29, 2017
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  • Joni's Posts, In the Media

Joni Movie

I’m excited to join you again on Facebook Live on July 13 at 11:00 AM PST! This time, I’ll be answering your questions about filming and telling some of my favorite fun and embarrassing behind-the-scenes stories of filming the Joni movie! In fact, if you have a question about filming the Joni movie you’d like me to answer on...

Preventing Further Injury when Using a Wheelchair

  • By: Joni and Friends
  • June 28, 2017
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Preventing Wheelchair Injuries

If you have a disability, you carry a higher risk of sustaining an injury than the rest of the population. But did you know that the devices that help you, like wheelchairs, can also lead to further injury? Even certain medications that help you manage your...

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