1-Minute Program Archive: September 2017

Airport Chairs

Recently I was waiting at the airport, and I saw a row of chairs designated for disabled passengers. 

  • September 1, 2017
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Hardships That Hurt Faith

I have a Christian friend who, after botched surgeries and chronic pain, gave up on God. 

  • September 2, 2017
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Benefits of Affliction

I am so grateful to God for taking me down the hard-and-difficult road of quadriplegia.

  • September 3, 2017
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Keep Working

My friend, Dr. Bill, is a surgeon who takes really tough cases, and he works long hours to save lives. 

  • September 4, 2017
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Prove Satan Wrong

Do you want a great reason to obey God?

  • September 5, 2017
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Inside the Prison Workshop

Not long ago, I visited a correctional facility near Nashville to thank inmates there who skillfully restore wheelchairs for Wheels for the World.

  • September 6, 2017
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Preach the Gospel to Yourself

Never, ever be content with your current grasp of the Gospel because there’s always more...

  • September 7, 2017
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Everything Will Be Fine

In Exodus chapter 33, the Lord tells Moses to get up and lead the people beyond the desert to Canaan. But Moses...

  • September 8, 2017
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Suffering's Siamese Twin

You will often hear me talking about the hardships of life. 

  • September 9, 2017
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Spiritual Promotions

Oh, how I thank God for my weaknesses. 

  • September 10, 2017
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Mary Kay's Nine Trips

I am so grateful for the many volunteers who help make up the ministry of Joni and Friends possible.

  • September 11, 2017
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Broken Hearts

I once heard someone say that all ministry for the Master must have the sacrificial spirit of the Master.

  • September 12, 2017
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A Reason for Courage

God has not redeemed us to make our lives happy, healthy or free of trouble. He’s redeemed us to make us more like Jesus.

  • September 13, 2017
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Out of Practice

Back when I was on my feet, I used to love jumping my horse, Tumbleweed. 

  • September 14, 2017
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Treading of Grapes

I have to tell you, my quadriplegia does me so much good. How can that be? 

  • September 15, 2017
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God's Plans to Prosper

Years ago when I was in the hospital for more than 18 months, depressed, discouraged, never did I dream that I’d one day share over 9,000 radio messages...

  • September 16, 2017
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Resting

When we think of rest, many of us picture something like sleeping in.

  • September 17, 2017
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The More Necessary Thing

There’s a Bible verse that most older Christians really like.

  • September 18, 2017
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Samuel Rutherford's Advice

Not long after I broke my neck, I found some wonderful Christian quotes from long ago saints who had great advice about suffering.

  • September 19, 2017
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Why Rejoice in Suffering?

The Bible speaks very plainly about suffering, and it doesn’t just tell us to endure or persevere. 

  • September 20, 2017
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Paying It Forward

I was at the market the other day and a shopper recognized me.

  • September 21, 2017
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Avoiding Sin

What’s the best way to please God? 

  • September 22, 2017
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John's Grief

My friend John was the picture of health until a car accident. 

  • September 23, 2017
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Bobbie Wolgemuth

Shortly before my friend Bobbie Wolgemuth passed away in 2014 from cancer, she told me, “Joni, I’m at complete peace about dying, but...

  • September 24, 2017
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Through Floods and Fire

Isaiah chapter 43 says, “When you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you..."

  • September 25, 2017
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Aileen, Chair Corps Volunteer

I always love hearing about Joni and Friends volunteers. Like 86-year-old Aileen. 

  • September 26, 2017
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Coming Through Grief

When I lost the use of my arms and legs, I went into a long season of grief, struggling against dark emotions.

  • September 27, 2017
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Bonnie's Forgiveness

About a year ago, Bonnie was hit by a drunk driver.  

  • September 28, 2017
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Beach Camping Story

The other day I was flipping through old snapshots and I came across some family photos with my mom and dad.

  • September 29, 2017
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The Honeymoon

I know you’ve heard it, people say it all the time, “The honeymoon is over.” 

  • September 30, 2017
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