1-Minute Program Archive: July 2013

Asking God for the Right Things

There are many times I go to God with requests for healing ...

  • July 1, 2013
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Drawing on Memories

The other day a friend sent me a scan of one of my old pen-and-ink drawings.

  • July 2, 2013
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Boston Bombings

Remember those two awful explosions that ripped through the crowded finish line of the Boston Marathon? 

  • July 3, 2013
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Pray for Everyone

When Mélita’s daughter was killed, her heart was filled with fear, anger, and sorrow. 

  • July 4, 2013
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Pastor's Conference

Often when we deliver wheelchairs in developing nations, we will hold pastors conferences. 

  • July 5, 2013
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Shovel Necklace

Up until the day my friend Joan went home to heaven, she enjoyed giving.

  • July 6, 2013
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Rainbows

Some days, can be particularly long. 

  • July 7, 2013
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An Explosive Incident

Quite a story to tell! It happened on a recent trip back east.

  • July 8, 2013
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Ramp Bible Verse

Our headquarters at Joni and Friends has a long ramp winding up to the second floor. 

  • July 9, 2013
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Accidents

Early on after I broke my neck in that diving accident, I learned that when accidents happen, it’s okay to call them accidents 

  • July 10, 2013
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Wonder

I remember the first time I saw the Grand Canyon, I stood in silent wonder. 

  • July 11, 2013
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Puzzle Art

I was going through my art files and found a pencil drawing that an artist-friend rendered of me after my diving accident ...

  • July 12, 2013
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Doorkeeping Tasks

Pam is a newborn Christian who resides in a residential center for girls ...

  • July 13, 2013
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Our Compassionate God

Everyone who takes the Bible seriously agrees that God hates suffering.

  • July 14, 2013
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Mariano Morales

When our Wheels for the World teams come back from distributing wheelchairs overseas ...

  • July 15, 2013
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Forever Crown

My father was quite an athlete – he was a member of the U.S. wrestling team in the 1932 Olympics. 

  • July 16, 2013
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Tasty Surprises

My husband, Ken, and I were at a Joni and Friends event when our friends gave us the most delightful surprise. 

  • July 17, 2013
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Agree in the Lord

Oh, to have labored alongside the apostle Paul! 

  • July 18, 2013
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Ralph Carmichael

My friend Ralph Carmichael is a famous composer and arranger of both secular and contemporary Christian music. 

  • July 19, 2013
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Rebekah and Jared

Born in Uganda with a disability, 3-year-old Jared was neglected, starved, and abandoned by his father. 

  • July 20, 2013
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It's Not a Wrestling Match

My father was a national champion wrestler and I remember watching him during his matches ...

  • July 21, 2013
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Reclaim the World for Jesus

Do you ever find yourself getting agitated as you read the newspapers or listen to CNN or even Fox News these days? 

  • July 22, 2013
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The Art of Deception

Recently, my friend was at an exhibit that featured all kinds of specialized lures for flyfishing ...

  • July 23, 2013
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Heavenly Bodies

I have lived a long time in this wheelchair and it’s why I often flip to First Corinthians chapter 15  ...

  • July 24, 2013
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Mariyka's New Family

Mariyka is a young adult from Ukraine, who was born with cerebral palsy ...

  • July 25, 2013
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The Real Miracles

So many Christians don't see God in their trials.

  • July 26, 2013
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Blind Musicians

I'll never forget being in the Philippines during the monsoon season. 

  • July 27, 2013
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Not Made for This World

As Christians, you and I are not made for this world.

  • July 28, 2013
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Abiding in Christ

Sometimes we gloss over Scripture so quickly, that we miss what it actually says. 

  • July 29, 2013
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First Vacation

When Sharon, a mother of an adult daughter with Down syndrome ...

  • July 30, 2013
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Flight Rules

I once talked to a pilot friend who described how he lands his plane in a deep fog.

  • July 31, 2013
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