Jackson Area Ministry

Joni and Friends maintains offices across the U.S., including a local office in Jackson, MS. The Jackson office is working together with local churches and organizations, forming outreach programs throughout the community and ministering hope and the message of Christ to those who face the daily challenges of life with a disability. The Jackson office is committed to reaching individuals and families affected by disability in our community with the love of Christ.

Upcoming Events

JOY Prom (Prom for the Disabled)
  • April 25, 2014

JOY Prom is hosted by First Baptist Church Jackson (FBCJ). All Special Friends are invited to be the honored guests of First Jackson Students. There will be photographers to take pictures, delicious refreshments, and a DJ to keep the music going.

Time: Registration/Greeting: 6:00pm–6:30pm; Dance/Refreshments ...

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Sonbeams' Night Out
  • May 2, 2014

Sonbeams' Night Out is a respite night offered for the family/care giver. All ages and ranges of disabilities are welcome along with their siblings. Enjoy games and arts and crafts, along with a light dinner and a devotion to wrap up the night.

Time: 6:30pm–9:00pm
Location ...

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Friday Night Friends "Cinco de May Celebration"
  • May 9, 2014

Friday Night Friends is an opportunity for children with special needs and their siblings to have fun together in an exciting environment. Siblings up to 5th grade and ALL children with special needs are welcome.

Time: 6:00pm–9:00pm
Theme: Cinco de Mayo!
Location: Broadmoor Baptist Church
Contact: Cindy ...

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Downloadable Documents

Emily Colson Speaks at Love Finds a Way

Listen to Emily Colson speak on God's sovereignty through suffering. Emily is an artist, speaker, and author of Dancing With Max.

Family Retreat 2014 Camp ASCCA

Welcome letter for the families attending the 2014 Jackson Family Retreat at Camp ASCCA, with general instructions.

Family Retreat 2014 Registration Information

Family Retreat 2014 at Camp ASCCA registration information for families and volunteers.

Short-term Missionary Next Steps

Next steps for Short-term Missionaries (STM) that have submitted an application to volunteer at Family Retreat 2014 Camp ASCCA.

Christian Fund for the Disabled

The CFD is a matching grant program of Joni and Friends that demonstrates Christ's love by meeting practical needs of people affected by disability.