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.

Ride for Hope

  • September 20, 2014
  • $20.00
  • Categories: Church Relations

Motorcyclists - Grab your friends and make a difference in the lives of individuals affected by disability, riding through the beautiful Ohio or Pennsylvania countryside!

The destination is Camp Echoing Hills in Warsaw Ohio for our Family Retreat Reunion. This will give you the opportunity to meet some of the families ...

Irresistible Church Workshop

  • September 20, 2014
  • $35.00
  • Categories: Church Relations

A workshop for pastors, disability ministry leaders, volunteers and parents. Explore the 3 Biblical Steps to becoming an Irresistible Church in your community: Go, Compel and Be Filled. (Luke 14:21-23)

Workshop Topics:

  • Disability Awareness
  • Parent Panel Discussion
  • Spiritual Nurture of Your Child
  • Theology of Disability Ministry
  • Steps to Becoming ...

ENGAGE Disability Ministry Conference

  • October 18, 2014
  • $40.00
  • Categories: Church Relations

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

Time: 9:00am - 3:30pm
Location: Immanuel Church of the Nazarene ...

Walk 'N' Roll and Family Retreat Reunion

  • October 18, 2014
  • Categories: Church Relations

walk and rollers

The Joni and Friends Walk ‘N’ Roll offers a fun way for families, friends and others to join together to raise awareness and make a difference in the lives of individuals affected by disability. Along with walking and rolling, participants can enjoy a variety of activities and stay for lunch ...

Stronger Together: Central CA Disability Summit

  • October 24 - October 25, 2014
  • $55.00
  • Categories: Church Relations

Practical and inspirational training for anyone interested or involved in the world of disability.

Keynote Presenters:

Joni Eareckson Tada, Author, Speaker, Artist, and Founder and CEO of Joni and Friends International Disability Center

Dr. Kathy McReynolds, Director of Academic Studies, Joni and Friends International Disability Center
Dr. Jeff McNair, Director ...

Through the Roof

  • November 1, 2014
  • $15.00
  • Categories: Church Relations

Going to church can be difficult for families dealing with Autism, large, noisy crowds and bright lights can be overwhelming. Most churches don't understand how to help the families dealing with autism leap over their obstacles. Learn how to embrace people with disabilities into your church community.

Join Joni ...

The Accessible Kingdom Conference

  • November 7 - November 8, 2014
  • Categories: Church Relations

JAF Jackson and MNA Special Needs Ministries will be teaming up to host a disability ministry conference in Birmingham, AL. There will be conference tracks for professionals, family members, church leaders, and outreach opportunities.

Keynote Speakers
Emily Colson, Author of Dancing with Max
Stephanie Hubach, Director of MNA Special Needs ...

The Irresistible Church

  • November 15, 2014
  • $10.00
  • Categories: Church Relations

First Congregational Church of Hamilton

Dr. Pablo Polischuk

The Irresistible Church:
Filling God’s House Disability Ministry Conference

Featuring Keynote Speaker Dr. Pablo Polischuk

Discover God’s heart in disability and learn ways to serve people and families with special needs. Find practical steps to help make the church irresistible for everyone!

Conference ...

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