5-Minute Program Archive: August 2008

Friendship Day

Joni celebrates National Friendship Day and tells about 83-year-old Elizabeth Paul who demonstrates friendship by serving others.

  • August 1, 2008
  • #6850

Facing A Terminal Illness

Joni explains how God uses our sufferings to strengthen our love for Christ through a story about her friend, Bob. 

  • August 4, 2008
  • #6851

Follow the Trail Boss

Joni's uses the example of her father as "Trail Boss" on horseback riding trips they took together when she was young, to illustrate how God is the "Trail Boss" in our lives, and always has the final say.

  • August 5, 2008
  • #6852

Make A Move

Joni challenges listeners to make a move when we hear the Lord speak to us.

  • August 6, 2008
  • #6853

The Lemonade Stand

Joni tells a story of how her friend, Doug, helped his sons with their plan to make a lemonade stand, and uses it as an example of how our Father's purpose prevails even as He works with our plans.

  • August 7, 2008
  • #6854

God Cares

In every situation, God shows that He cares for us by giving us contentment.

  • August 8, 2008
  • #6855

Pastor Keith

Joni shares how patience and perseverance are of such high worth to the Christian that the troubles which produce these courageous qualities should be cause for rejoicing. 

  • August 11, 2008
  • #6856

Luke Chapter 4

Joni shares the passage in Luke 4, where Jesus recited the Messianic passage stating that He came to seek and save the lost.

  • August 12, 2008
  • #6857

Wonderful Peace

Joni sings "Wonderful Peace" and shares that peace in relationships is achieved by taking the first step to love one another in the face of conflict.

  • August 13, 2008
  • #6858

Surviving The Heat

When we feel the heat of temptation, we need to saturate ourselves with the Living Water.

  • August 14, 2008
  • #6859

No Divine Accident

There are no divine accidents, every occasion is an opportunity to show that your Savior is worth more than self-pity or bitterness about your circumstances.  

  • August 15, 2008
  • #6860

You Are an Answer to Prayer

Joni tells how serving others is an expression of thanks to God and shares some practical ways to serve people in wheelchairs.

  • August 18, 2008
  • #6861

Onward Christian Soldiers

Joni shares about the Warrior's Getaway in Texas.

  • August 19, 2008
  • #6862

Jason's Story

Jason, wounded soldier, shares how he became a Christian at the Warriors Getaway.

  • August 20, 2008
  • #6863

Dannie Field

Joni interviews Dannie Field, wife of a wounded solidier who attended the first Warriors Getaway for soldiers woulded in Iraq and Afghanistan.

  • August 21, 2008
  • #6864

Looking Back

Joni shares how her friend, Don, looks forward to looking back on suffering while he is in midst of trials.

  • August 22, 2008
  • #6865

Don Bania

Even with the limitation of being in a wheelchair, Don Bania has a little part in eternal salvation of those who receive our wheelchairs around the globe through Wheels for the World.

  • August 25, 2008
  • #6866

Ruthless Perfection

Joni reads a poem that helped remind her that the power of God is greater than the grip of suffering during the early stages of paralysis.

  • August 26, 2008
  • #6867

Weak and Unlikely People

God uses the most unlikely candidates to accomplish His work.

  • August 28, 2008
  • #6869

Saying Goodbye to Mrs. Sherman

Joni tells about her valuable relationship with an elderly friend, Mrs. Sherman, and the power of Mrs. Sherman's prayers.

  • August 29, 2008
  • #6870
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