5-Minute Program Archive: August 2013

You're Going Somewhere

Do you feel your life has no purpose? Listen as Joni shares how important our lives are to God.

  • August 1, 2013
  • #8154

He Cares for You

Does God care about our suffering? Listen as Joni explains why we can trust God in the midst of trials.

  • August 2, 2013
  • #8155

Take Heed

Leaning on our flesh can often lead to sin and depression. Is there a way out? Beat the blues by finding your purpose in God.

  • August 5, 2013
  • #8156

First Response

Depression is overwhelming and makes us feel hopeless. Listen as Joni describes how she overcame depression in her own life.

  • August 6, 2013
  • #8157

Mark 15

Why does God allow Christians to suffer? Jesus’ response to his own suffering reveals God’s heart towards our hardships.

  • August 7, 2013
  • #8158

The Leper

Sometimes we wonder how we can love others the way Jesus loved. Hear how a missionary to China showed Christ’s love to a man with leprosy.

  • August 8, 2013
  • #8159

Soft and Tenderly

Jesus invites you to come to him when in pain our doubt. He understands our suffering and will provide His mercy and grace.

  • August 9, 2013
  • #8160

Dancing Shoes

What helps someone with disabilities find joy? For Joni, it’s the thought of one day “dancing” in heaven.

  • August 12, 2013
  • #8161

No Holding back

During times of trials, we may be tempted to cut back on our giving, but to give generously in spite of the circumstances reveals God’s grace.

  • August 13, 2013
  • #8162

Ripe for Glory

Are you ready for heaven? If it’s still not your time to go, remember, God’s Word reveals His purpose for each one of our days.

  • August 14, 2013
  • #8163

Faces Unveiled

Do our faces reflect Jesus to the world? Listen to an amazing story of how Joni’s book witnessed to an Arabic policeman.

  • August 15, 2013
  • #8164

Painting Faces

Are you going through hard times? Trials and afflictions have a way of refining our character, so that Christ may shine through our lives.

  • August 16, 2013
  • #8165

The Shepherd

When our painful trials lead us to discouragement, Jesus—our Good Shepherd—assures us of his purpose for our afflictions.

  • August 19, 2013
  • #8166

Getting What We Deserve

What would happen if God gave us what we deserve? Thankfully, by God’s grace, we get what we do not deserve.

  • August 20, 2013
  • #8167

A Lesson from Corrie

Listen to Joni as she reflects on the life and ministry of Corrie ten Boom—a woman who always pointed people to Jesus.

  • August 21, 2013
  • #8168

Taste and See

Knowing facts about God is not the same as understanding who He is. Experience how Jesus is like honey to our souls.

  • August 22, 2013
  • #8169

Life is So Daily

Sometimes our daily routines seem like a deep rut; however, we can find energy and strength in God’s grace.

  • August 23, 2013
  • #8170

A Scare in China

Find out how God worked through a Wheels for the World team to bless a Chinese official with the Gospel of Jesus. 

  • August 26, 2013
  • #8171

Joni and Ken: A New Chapter

Listen to Joni and Ken share how they are adapting to life’s unexpected changes. 

  • August 27, 2013
  • #8172

Wheelchair for Maria

Listen to the story of a little girl in El Salvador who receives a wheelchair and the love of Christ through Wheels for the World. 

  • August 28, 2013
  • #8173

Rumpelstiltskin

Do you remember the childhood story of “Rumpelstiltskin”? When life gives you troublesome “straw,” turn it into a spiritual treasure. 

  • August 29, 2013
  • #8174

Tyler Butts

Joni reaches out to comfort and encourage a little boy who was reluctant to donate his sister’s wheelchair. 

  • August 30, 2013
  • #8175
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