1-Minute Program Archive: September 2015

Logan's Lemonade Stand

Little Logan had always wanted to do a lemonade stand. 

  • September 1, 2015
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Traversing Enchanted Ground

When it came to the early church, persecution was constantly threatening the lives of followers of Christ. 

  • September 2, 2015
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Obed's New Wisdom

In countries like Uganda, children with disabilities are often outcast from their villages

  • September 3, 2015
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The Bible Tells Me So

I grew up in the 1950s when our school teacher started each day of class reading from the Bible .… 

  • September 4, 2015
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To the Ends of the Earth

Whenever I'm showing a visitor my office, I always point to a photo on the wall above my desk. 

  • September 5, 2015
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The Right Attitude

Quadriplegia, with all its daily pains and problems, can sometimes scream for your undivided attention. 

  • September 6, 2015
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The Dead in Christ

The other day, on our way to LAX airport, we passed by the big military cemetery ...

  • September 7, 2015
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Egalitarianism

Back in the 1980s, Ken and I visited what was then, the Soviet Union, including ...

  • September 8, 2015
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Lessons for Orchids

I love flowers. 

  • September 9, 2015
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Pruning

The other night I was in bed and trying hard – very hard – not to think how painful my hip was.  

  • September 10, 2015
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My Sister's Bible

Last time my sister Kathy was visiting us, I took a closer look at her Bible ...

  • September 11, 2015
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The Things I Cannot Do

After I broke my neck, I became so frustrated and deflated just thinking about all the things I could not do. 

  • September 12, 2015
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Josh Witt

Hanging on display at our International Disability Center is what we call our “Luke 14 mural.” 

  • September 13, 2015
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All Things

I like Romans 8:28 where it says, “…we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him...” 

  • September 14, 2015
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Our Tent

When we used to go beach camping as kids, I thought living in a tent was the hottest thing ...

  • September 15, 2015
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Reading Psalm 119

The other day I was reading through the Psalms while struggling with deep pain in my left hip.

  • September 16, 2015
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Sing with Your Mind

I love to sing.

  • September 17, 2015
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A Father's Encouragement

For years, Kempton and his wife have brought their four children to our Joni and Friends Family Retreats. 

  • September 18, 2015
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Gratitude and Joy

When I’m in a ‘season of pain,’ I’m quick to look for inspiration.

  • September 19, 2015
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Change Your Focus

After 47 years of quadriplegia, I have faced many hardships.

  • September 20, 2015
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Go Back and Correct

My friend Patti has great talent for crochet. 

  • September 21, 2015
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Credentials from Heaven

I’ve been given all kinds of salutations to my name, including Pastor and Reverend ...

  • September 22, 2015
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Neighbors South of the Border

When Carlos’ parents heard that Wheels for the World was coming to Mexico

  • September 23, 2015
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Roger and Margo

Every year, our friends Roger and Margo from Wales come to California to visit family ...

  • September 24, 2015
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Philippians and Ken

I love the book of Philippians ...

  • September 25, 2015
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The Stones cry Out

Call me strange, but I believe God has a thing about rocks. 

  • September 26, 2015
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The Wall Won't Hurt You

I always admire the innocence and tenderness of many young people ...

  • September 27, 2015
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The Luke 14 Mural

In Luke 14, Jesus tells of a great feast where people with disabilities are invited: the poor, the crippled, the blind and the lame. 

  • September 28, 2015
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The Encouragement of Isaiah 50

I've always admired folks who could easily encourage others with words from the heart. 

  • September 29, 2015
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Swim Against the Tide

When my friend Melanie moved her family into their new home, she painted the kid’s bathroom upstairs ...

  • September 30, 2015
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