1-Minute Program Archive: May 2017

Heaven's Rear View Mirror

God is more concerned with conforming you to the likeness of his Son than leaving you in your comfort zones.

  • May 1, 2017
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Step Into the Spot

My friend Jim sings in a Christian band. Once, after a church concert...

  • May 2, 2017
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Courage to Continue

I’ve always wondered how the apostle Peter must’ve felt after he tried to dissuade Jesus from going to the cross.

  • May 3, 2017
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An Ordained Meeting at a Coffee Shop

You know, if we look for them, divine appointments can happen anywhere…

  • May 4, 2017
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Secrets to a Grateful Heart

Suppose an elderly woman, with severe arthritis in her hands, embroidered a set of pillowcases for you as a thank-you gift.

  • May 5, 2017
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Andrew Murray Advice

Sometimes the hardship we deal with can really wear you down.

  • May 6, 2017
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Crowns

Remember the television drama The Crown about young Queen Elizabeth?

  • May 7, 2017
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He Cares for You

You know, some Christians insist that God cares so much for us that he would never want any pain to touch us. 

  • May 8, 2017
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Tom's Testimony

Tom is from England and is severely disabled with muscular dystrophy.

  • May 9, 2017
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Wait to Be Invited

This year my friend and co-worker, Laura is stepping into a significant role at Joni and Friends.

  • May 10, 2017
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All Circumstances

I love to count my blessings. Sometimes with my disability and chronic pain though...

  • May 11, 2017
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A Long Time

This year I am marking fifty years of living in my wheelchair.

  • May 12, 2017
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God Intrudes

One thing’s for sure about God: He is an intruder. 

  • May 13, 2017
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Sawyer Berrie

At sixteen years of age, Sawyer was headed down the wrong path, but one day...

  • May 14, 2017
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God the Provider

One of the most comforting truths that a Christian can rest on is that God will provide. 

  • May 15, 2017
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Deeper Healing

When I was 17 years-old, I was quite the athlete.

  • May 16, 2017
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Musical Rest

Years ago, my piano teacher showed me how to play a musical rest. 

  • May 17, 2017
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Think on Heaven

I love thinking about heaven. If I thought my paralysis were eternally permanent...

  • May 18, 2017
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Fatima's Wheelchair

As you know, Iraq has been ripped apart by war and many refugees have fled.

  • May 19, 2017
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Uprooting Pagan Gods

Do you worship any pagan gods? 

  • May 20, 2017
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A Braver Song to Sing

My favorite poet, Amy Carmichael, was a missionary to India and suffered with chronic pain.

  • May 21, 2017
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Pool of Bethesda

When I was first injured, I would picture myself in John chapter 5, waiting by the pool of Bethesda.

  • May 22, 2017
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Be a Hero

The eleventh chapter of Hebrews may be the honor roll of heroes of the faith, but those people were not problem free. 

  • May 23, 2017
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Hugh Ross

My friend Hugh Ross has a PhD in astrophysics. One night Hugh had a telescope set up in his backyard...

  • May 24, 2017
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God's Purposes

I was still new to my wheelchair, still struggling against depression, and wondering how I would be able to trust God.

  • May 25, 2017
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Praying a Hymn

Years ago I memorized the words to all six stanzas of the hymn, “May the Mind of Christ my Savior.” 

  • May 26, 2017
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Remodeling

My husband Ken and I agree: we need new kitchen cabinets! 

  • May 27, 2017
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Exchanging the Meaning

God is in the miraculous business of exchanging the tragedy of accidents or injuries for something new and positive. 

  • May 28, 2017
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Fifty Years

Shortly after I broke my neck, I met a young man in rehab who told me he had been in a wheelchair for eight years. 

  • May 29, 2017
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Deep, Deep Love of Jesus

I learned a lesson while sailing with friends. 

  • May 30, 2017
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Rabbit Speed

I have two speeds on my wheelchair: turtle and rabbit. 

  • May 31, 2017
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