1-Minute Program Archive: December 2016

Being Intentional

Nowadays in our crazy, busy world, we have to be downright intentional...

  • December 1, 2016
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Look Out!

Recently, a fifth-grade class participated in a disability awareness week.

  • December 2, 2016
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Sweet Relief

Some of the most beautiful hymns are written by hymn writers who have suffered much.  

  • December 3, 2016
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When a Finish Line Becomes a Starting Line

Billy Burnett, our CFO at Joni and Friends, is preparing to retire at the end of the year.

  • December 4, 2016
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The Way to Unity

Has it ever occurred to you that one hundred pianos all tuned to the same fork are automatically tuned to each other? 

  • December 5, 2016
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I've Got Your Back

Last July three officers were gunned down in Louisiana.  

  • December 6, 2016
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Community at Family Retreats

Bart and Nancy have a son with significant disabilities and for a time, they felt overwhelmed and isolated.  

  • December 7, 2016
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I'm Grateful

The other day at work was crazy...  

  • December 8, 2016
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Take up Your Cross

I’m sure you have read in the gospel of Luke that we are to take up our cross daily and follow Jesus.  

  • December 9, 2016
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Path to Validation

My friend Susan struggles with her bipolar disorder...

  • December 10, 2016
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Remedy for Depression

Often when we suffer some hardship or deep disappointment, we can get so self-focused. 

  • December 11, 2016
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Albert's Impact

Once when our Wheels for the World team was in Africa, we traveled 4 hours to bring a wheelchair to a paralyzed man.

  • December 12, 2016
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Walking Is a Good Thing

When I was first injured, I wanted desperately to be healed.

  • December 13, 2016
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Seeing the Whole Picture

There’s a special painting that hangs in my bedroom.

  • December 14, 2016
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Beauty for Ashes

I’m sure you know Isaiah 61 where it says that God will give beauty for ashes...

  • December 15, 2016
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Leaving a Legacy

It’s fun to ponder what historical figures would think if they knew about the impact that their inventions have had on our society. 

  • December 16, 2016
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A New Hairdo

Twelve-year-old Maddy uses a wheelchair and has lots of social and sensory issues.

  • December 17, 2016
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The Master Jeweler

I have a beautiful pair of gold earrings that a friend gave me.

  • December 18, 2016
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The Lie Against God's Character

Sometimes God saves us from terrible tragedy by a fraction of an inch.

  • December 19, 2016
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Love in Action

Mr. Ellis is a teacher at Christ Presbyterian Academy in Nashville, and he has taught more than just Latin.

  • December 20, 2016
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Bring Down the Hammer

The reason I love using scripture in my prayers, is because the Word of God is alive and active. 

  • December 21, 2016
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So Glad I Took the Risk

Last summer Gail volunteered at a Family Retreat.

  • December 22, 2016
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The Cost of Redemption

Have you ever looked at other Christians and thought, man, they must have more of the Holy Spirit than I do.

  • December 23, 2016
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God's Battle Plan

I don’t know a great deal about golf, but my husband does.

  • December 24, 2016
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What Are You Waiting For?

Jordan had waited a long time to be baptized.

  • December 25, 2016
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Don't Take the Bait

My husband Ken is an expert fly fisherman.

  • December 26, 2016
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Will You Choose This Pain?

When Ali met Jesse, she knew he was special.

  • December 27, 2016
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Pride

 I remember when I was sent home from the hospital as a quadriplegic, I just wanted to stay in the house. 

  • December 28, 2016
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Tom

Years ago in the hospital, my occupational therapist tried to get me to write and draw with my mouth.

  • December 29, 2016
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Hope

On the corkboard behind my desk, I have what I call my hope wall.

  • December 30, 2016
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My Broken Nose

I have always thought that my nose was shaped really funny.

  • December 31, 2016
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