1-Minute Program Archive: October 2013

Cathe Chermesino

When a fast-moving car hit 13-year-old Cathe, she was left a quadriplegic.

  • October 1, 2013
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Early Talents

I used to love writing, singing and drawing even at the young age of five years old.

  • October 2, 2013
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Our Greatest Need

Over in Africa, little Fred was born with a severe disability ...

  • October 3, 2013
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Master Artists

When people ask about improving their writing or painting skills, I always say ...

  • October 4, 2013
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God Will Provide

My friend Judy has helped with routines to get me either out of bed or in bed at night ...

  • October 5, 2013
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The Mirror

The other day when I was in the mall, I happened to pass a full-length mirror.

  • October 6, 2013
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Encouraging Michael

Recently I talked with Michael, a quadriplegic who had been diagnosed with end-stage cancer.

  • October 7, 2013
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Ellen Dibler

When it comes to handling the daily challenges of a disability, I draw inspiration from older women ...

  • October 8, 2013
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Eagerly Awaiting

Many years ago I wrote a book about heaven and I had such fun doing the research. 

  • October 9, 2013
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Wake Up

I remember when I served as a chaplain to the disabled athletes in the 2000 Paralympic Games in Australia. 

  • October 10, 2013
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Purpose of Suffering

I remember the time my friend Charlie, who has cerebral palsy, asked me a tough question. 

  • October 11, 2013
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Defiant Joy

The other day someone told me that I had (what he called) defiant joy. 

  • October 12, 2013
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Racing Against Horses

In many ways, what I learned through years of quadriplegia prepared me to battle cancer. 

  • October 13, 2013
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Remembering Your Freedom

It was November of 1964 … I was just a sophomore in high school ...

  • October 14, 2013
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For the Sake of the Elect

I have a disabled friend named Becky who is going through incredible hardship right now.  

  • October 15, 2013
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Closing the Curtain

When people learn how long I’ve been paralyzed (46 years), and when they learn I deal daily ...

  • October 16, 2013
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Amazing Love In Peru

Sometimes we wonder how can God love us if He allows so much pain in our life? 

  • October 17, 2013
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The Hopson Family

Many find it incredible to believe, but my friend Deborah and her husband have eight children ...

  • October 18, 2013
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Burnt Toast

I got into quite a discussion with my friend Susan the other day.

  • October 19, 2013
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The Beauty of Cancer

After watching how cancer drew my husband and me closer together, and my friends and family, someone told me ...

  • October 20, 2013
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Thanks for Everything

When tragedy strikes, we Christians are often willing to thank God in the midst of problems, right? 

  • October 21, 2013
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Attending Church

My friend, Mark, lives in the mountains of Colorado.

  • October 22, 2013
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Katie's Travel Plans

And have you ever wanted to do something, but you’re not sure that you’re able to do it? 

  • October 23, 2013
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The Deeper Healing

When people ask to pray for my healing, I never refuse. 

  • October 24, 2013
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Plow Unbroken Ground

Back on our farm in Maryland, we plow our fields every year at springtime.

  • October 25, 2013
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Religious Frustration

My friend Carmen is a very religious person; she knows a lot of Scripture ...

  • October 26, 2013
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Never Shaken

I know a woman named Jennifer who is going through a very hard time right now.

  • October 27, 2013
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Jessica Serves

At a very early age, little Jessica was diagnosed with hydrocephalus.

  • October 28, 2013
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Definition of Success

Someone asked me the other day about my definition for personal success. 

  • October 29, 2013
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Micah's Testimony

My friend Micah thought he knew God pretty well: he prayed, went to church every Sunday, he read the Bible… 

  • October 30, 2013
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Life-Altering Change

Growing up, I didn’t know anyone with a disability; and I didn’t care to know about them.

  • October 31, 2013
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