1-Minute Program Archive: August 2014

Sing with Your Child

People wonder why I know so many Lutheran hymns and old Sunday School songs. 

  • August 1, 2014
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Lens of Faith

Do you ever wonder how God views your suffering? 

  • August 2, 2014
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Power of Language

I love praying with scripture. 

  • August 3, 2014
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Free from Perfectionism

Let’s face it: we live in a society that demands perfection.

  • August 4, 2014
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God's Address Book

With today’s technology, most people don’t carry around address books. 

  • August 5, 2014
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Before the Father's Eyes

The wheelchairs and Bibles our Wheels for the World teams deliver to needy disabled people ...

  • August 6, 2014
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No Tolerance for Grumblers

I don’t know about you, but doesn’t it seem there’s a lot of complaining going on nowadays? 

  • August 7, 2014
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Put on Hold

If you call Joni and Friends and are put on hold, you’ll be surprised. 

  • August 8, 2014
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Pre-Owned Vans

For years, my quadriplegic friend, Lynn, and her husband Doug made great use of their handicap-equipped van. 

  • August 9, 2014
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Lifting Spiritual Barbells

It takes a lot of work to live as a Christian, doesn’t it? 

  • August 10, 2014
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God Prepares You

Recently, Ken and I were stunned to learn the details behind a tragic car accident ...

  • August 11, 2014
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A Willing Captive

When in the Garden of Gethsemane, Jesus fell to His knees and prayed ...

  • August 12, 2014
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A Stone-Cold Fact

There’s one verse in the Bible that causes my knees to shake. 

  • August 13, 2014
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Sarah's Haircut

Most children compile a list of gifts they would like to receive for their birthdays, but not Sarah. 

  • August 14, 2014
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Don Lautenschlager

When my secretary Francie lost her husband, she realized in that big empty house, she needed help. 

  • August 15, 2014
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A Higher Level

It’s so odd that it took a wheelchair ...

  • August 16, 2014
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We Won't Always Be Here

Lori Lufkin is critically ill. 

  • August 17, 2014
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Getting Your Mind on the Hereafter

Hardships are God's way of helping me get my mind on the hereafter.

  • August 18, 2014
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Shelter for Maria and Jocelyn

For many years, Maria and her husband (who live in Guatemala) suffered in poverty ...

  • August 19, 2014
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Receiving Blessings

The other day a friend stopped by my office and when he left he said, “God bless you, Joni."

  • August 20, 2014
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What Skeptics Say

My neighbor, Bob, is a skeptic who prides himself on his disbelief.

  • August 21, 2014
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Following Orders

His name was Hiroo Onoda, an intelligence officer in the Imperial Japanese Army ...

  • August 22, 2014
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Preventing Wrongful Births

U.S. Rep. Steven Palazzo, of Mississippi, has introduced the Every Child Is a Blessing Act ...

  • August 23, 2014
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Beth and Sarah

My friend Beth who is disabled recently got to serve at one of our Retreats

  • August 24, 2014
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You Are Not Your Own

Sometimes we are so quick to complain when hardships hit.

  • August 25, 2014
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Menial Tasks for the Lord

You know some people think that menial, mundane tasks don’t rate very high in the service of the Lord. 

  • August 26, 2014
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Hospital Prayers

My friend, Linda was at a doctor’s visit, when two medical students ...

  • August 27, 2014
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Content with Where You're At

Are you content with where you are in life? 

  • August 28, 2014
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A Luke 14 Host

For me, sitting at a table? 

  • August 29, 2014
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Boiling Mad

Have you ever been boiling mad? 

  • August 30, 2014
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Graceful Words

God’s word is filled with so many practical life applications. 

  • August 31, 2014
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