1-Minute Program Archive: January 2012

Journey's End

There's nothing I enjoy more than coming home after a long, tiring trip. 

  • January 1, 2012
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Standing on the Promises

Even though I can’t stand up physically on my feet, I do stand on the promises of God.  

  • January 2, 2012
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He Gives Grace

It's in God's nature to give, especially to give grace. 

  • January 3, 2012
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Wheels in Ukraine

When our Wheels for the World team went to Kiev in Ukraine, we worked with the Slavic Gospel Association... 

  • January 4, 2012
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The Standstill Christian

Did you know there's no such thing as a standstill Christian? 

  • January 5, 2012
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I Must Tell Jesus

Have you ever had to tell a friend some bad news, and you just cringe...

  • January 6, 2012
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Full Moon

When I was young, it was my father who was my first teacher...

  • January 7, 2012
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Unfolding Adventure

Once when I was on a long flight from Asia to Los Angeles, a woman from an adoption agency was sitting behind me...

  • January 8, 2012
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Alzheimer's and Divorce

We all agree that Alzheimer’s places an incredible strain on a marriage.

  • January 9, 2012
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Compassion

Sometimes I have thrown words around without knowing the real meaning.

  • January 10, 2012
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Are You a Mary or a Martha?

Remember the story of Martha running around trying to serve dinner... 

  • January 11, 2012
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Grace for This Moment

My Daddy used to always say, “Joni, don’t be always looking to the future.

  • January 12, 2012
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Jesus Cares for the Disabled

When I was in the hospital, years ago, Jesus took such good care of me. 

  • January 13, 2012
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Matthew's Story

Matthew was 14 years old when he came with his family to volunteer at our Family Retreat.

  • January 14, 2012
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Portrait of Jesus

When I finish a painting, sometimes the toughest thing is selecting a good frame.  

  • January 15, 2012
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The Flight Attendant

Isn’t it special when you see someone serve beyond their job description? 

  • January 16, 2012
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A Deeper Kind of Healing

My friend Linda has severe rheumatoid arthritis.

  • January 17, 2012
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Specific Prayer

One of the most important times of prayer I have is when I’m heading to the airport.  

  • January 17, 2012
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Jewels in His Crown

I love for my wedding ring to shine.  

  • January 18, 2012
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American Heritage Girls

Recently I was introduced to a troop of American Heritage Girls. 

  • January 19, 2012
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Star and Babe

My husband's friend, Jan Janura, has two wonderful yellow Labrador retrievers, Star and Babe.  

  • January 20, 2012
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Let Your Life Overflow

I was reading Psalm 23 the other day and pulled to a stop at three familiar words: “My cup overflows.”  

  • January 21, 2012
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He Cares for You

I love that scripture 1 Peter chapter 5:  “Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.”  

  • January 22, 2012
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Surviving the Heat of Temptation

One August, I spoke at a conference in Palm Springs...

  • January 23, 2012
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Care for Your Caregiver

I have a friend in a wheelchair who has a very hard time finding people to help her. 

  • January 24, 2012
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Cleanse Me

Because I'm a quadriplegic, every morning, someone has to give me a bath. 

  • January 25, 2012
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Suffering Brings Glory

When I go to heaven, I wish I could take my old wheelchair and say...

  • January 26, 2012
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We are Most Like Jesus When…

I once asked a little boy at Family Retreat what he’d like to be when he grows up.  

  • January 26, 2012
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I Love You Lord

What is the measure of love?  

  • January 28, 2012
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Partnerships

Every day my conversations are filled with requests for help. 

  • January 29, 2012
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Less Anxiety

I wonder if you struggle with anxiety – you fall apart if your dog dies...

  • January 30, 2012
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Gentleness

Do you know people who can sometimes be kind of gruff with rough edges? 

  • January 31, 2012
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