Chicago Upcoming Events

Joni and Friends has a range of events for both individuals and families of all ages.
Check out the happenings at Joni and Friends and see how you can get involved.

Walk 'N' Roll - Oak Brook, IL

  • September 3, 2016

A boy and girl participating in a Walk N Roll event. both are in a wheelchair.

Walk, Roll, and join in on making a difference to help people with disabilities and their families in your community. This will be a special day and you can get involved by coming out to walk or roll, sponsoring a walker, or by donating to the Joni and Friends Chicago ...

Irresistible Church Special Needs Ministry Workshop - Sheboygan, WI

  • September 10, 2016
  • $30.00
  • Categories: Church Relations

Ready to make your church irresistible to people with disabilities? The Irresistible Church Workshop will equip you with the tools and knowledge to make it possible!

Topics Include:

  • Parent's Panel Discussion
  • Start with Hello - Introducing Your Church to Special Needs Ministry
  • Nurturing Spiritual Growth in People with Disabilities
  • Buddy ...

Becoming Co-Laborers - Grayslake, IL

  • September 18, 2016
  • $15.00
  • Categories: Church Relations

"Ministering alongside Adults with Disabilities" A Seminar by Joni and Friends Chicago and Young Life Capernaum of Lake County, IL

Seminar is Perfect for:

  • Church staff and volunteers
  • Ministry leaders and educators
  • Those interested in disability ministry but are unsure how or where to start
  • Families and individuals affected by ...

Beyond Suffering Online Chicago Area Ministry Hybrid Certificate Program

  • September 26, 2016 - March 30, 2017
  • $175.00
  • Categories: Beyond Suffering

Become involved with the worldwide disability movement!

This hybrid course is designed for students in the greater Chicago Area, and will hold discussion via conference call through the Joni and Friends Chicago Area Ministry office.

You will have to purchase the Beyond Suffering Study Guide in order to complete the ...

Journey Together - Libertyville, IL

  • October 1, 2016
  • $30.00
  • Categories: Church Relations

Ministering to Whole Families Living with Disabilities

Ready to make your church irresistible to families living with disabilities? The Irresistible Church workshop will equip you with the tools and knowledge to make it possible!

Presented by Joni and Friends Chicago
Hosted at The Chapel – Libertyville Campus

Topics

  • Parent Panel ...

Accessible Worship Symposium - The Moody Church Chicago

  • November 19, 2016
  • $15.00
  • Categories: Church Relations

Do you long to be part of a church community where people of varied abilities can enter into His presence together? Through worship based on Vertical Habits, keynote speakers and workshops, you will learn how to engage your whole church in accessible worship.

Keynote Speakers
Barbara J. Newman – CLC ...