Knoxville Area Ministry

Joni and Friends maintains offices across the U.S., including our local office in Knoxville, TN, serving Tennessee and Kentucky. The Knoxville 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. We’re committed to reaching individuals and families affected by disability in our community with the love of Christ.

Upcoming Events

JOY! A Disability Conference - Knoxville, TN
  • April 6 - April 7, 2018

This is a two-day conference to help equip churches and anyone affected by or passionate about disability to become IRRESISTIBLE to people affected by disability—Join pastors, disability ministry leaders, volunteers, those in the disability field, parents and caregivers.

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Family Retreat - Fort Bluff Camp Dayton, TN
  • July 22 - July 26, 2018

This is a mountain-top Family Retreat located at Fort Bluff Camp near Dayton, Tennessee. The woodland setting is perfect for relaxing or enjoying the many activities available including swimming, fishing, giant water slide and more.

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Wheels for the World - Guatemala 2
  • August 25 - September 1, 2018

The heart of the former Mayan civilization, this captivating Central American country is known for its volcanic terrain, colorful textiles, and natural beauty. The indigenous people are exceptionally warm and welcoming despite experiencing decades of economic inequality and challenging environmental shocks. Currently 75% of the population live below the poverty ...

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Downloadable Documents

The Goals of Disability Ministry

Learn about what the goals and purposes of a disability ministry are!

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.