Family Retreats

Joni and Friends is Going Global!

  • By: Joni and Friends
  • April 25, 2011
  • Family Retreats, Wheels For The World

Every day at Joni and Friends is focused on outreach, and this week is no exception: It’s a worldwide whirlwind of Gospel-driven outreach! Today our Wheels for the World team is distributing wheelchairs and Bibles in Mexico – they plan to return home on April 30th. Also, our International Family Retreat is underway in Kovačica, Serbia – Serbian moms, dads, and disabled children will be experiencing Family Retreat fun and fellowship for the first time ever. And beginning April 28th, our 7th Wounded Warrior Getaway will be held near San Antonio, Texas – this particular retreat has soldier-style activities for these brave American servicemen and women who have returned from Iraq and Afghanistan bearing wounds of conflict. Our Getaway provides a wonderful respite for them and their families; from rock climbing to kayaking...

Family Retreat… Guatemalan Style!

  • By: Joni and Friends
  • April 19, 2011
  • Family Retreats

Our first International Family Retreat of the season concluded last week at the El Faro retreat center on the Caribbean coast of Guatemala – 16 Guatemalan families and their disabled family members took part in an extraordinary week of arts and crafts, swimming, games, prayer, singing, one-on-one counseling, and devotional times in God's Word. It was extraordinary because these families...

Restoring Hope Through Wheelchairs and Retreats

  • By: Joni and Friends
  • Dec. 28, 2009
  • Family Retreats, Wheels For The World

Joni and Friends Mix Optimism, Success and Vision to Provide Fresh Outlook for Disabled Community

Hope restored is the most rewarding benefit people have received this year through the Joni and Friends (JAF) disability ministry. Through refurbished wheelchairs in the Wheels for the World program to refreshed families in the Family Retreats, Joni and Friends provides hope in situations that were once seen as hopeless. 

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