Upcoming Events

Joni and Friends has a range of events for both individuals and families of all ages. See what Joni and Friends is doing and how you can get involved.

Building a Buddy Community - Chesterfield, MO

  • August 25, 2016
  • Categories: Church Relations

Building a Buddy Community is a 2-part gathering for area churches who are looking to reach out & make a difference in the Disability Community.

9:00am - 9:30am: Registration, fellowship, and light snacks

9:30am - 10:30am: The focus will be on how your church can be a part ...

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 ...

Disability Summit

  • September 16 - September 17, 2016
  • $40.00
  • Categories: Church Relations

The Disability Summit is for all who are interested in learning about how to best serve the disability community. This event includes practical and educational workshops for families, educators, students, and community professionals.

Location: Fresno Pacific University
Cost: $40/person ($50 after 99); $25/students ($30 after 9/9)
Contact ...

Coastal Disability Ministry Summit - Charleston, SC

  • September 23 - September 24, 2016
  • $45.00
  • Categories: Church Relations

Is your church irresistible?

Join Joni and Friends Charlotte and the Lowcountry Special Needs Network for the Coastal Disability Ministry Summit in Charleston, SC.

Be inspired by Keynote Speakers Dr. Mike Beates, author of Disability and the Gospel, and Emily Colson, author of award-winning book Dancing with Max.

Enjoy music ...

ENGAGE Disability Ministry Conference - Lansdale, PA

  • October 15, 2016
  • $40.00
  • Categories: Church Relations

Want to ENGAGE people affected by disabilities? Come discover how you, your church, and families affected by disability can journey together. Join us for a series of roundtable discussions and life-changing stories which will encourage and equip you to serve.

The Conference is Perfect for:

  • Church staff and volunteers
  • Ministry ...

Walk 'N' Roll - Fresno, CA

  • October 15, 2016
  • Categories: Church Relations

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

The Joni and Friends Central Cal Walk 'N' Roll is an annual fundraiser designed to join families and volunteers to make a difference in the lives of our neighbors affected by disability. Walkers and rollers raise awareness and obtain donations from individual and business sponsors to support our local area ...