5-Minute Program Archive: January 2014

A Prescription for Contentment

Are you going through a tough time? Godly contentment is possible in the midst of sorrow and trial. 

  • January 1, 2014
  • #8263

Sara Interview

Sara had hit a low with her depression and disability. Did God care? Listen to how God encouraged her.

  • January 2, 2014
  • #8264

Romans Through-the-Bible

God’s Word is full of truths that will help you every day of your life. This 2014, join us in reading the Bible chronologically.

  • January 3, 2014
  • #8265

Heart for the Disabled: Jim, Cindy and Family

Can you imagine raising four special needs children? Grandpa Jim and Grandma Cindy do just that. Learn how you can encourage them.

  • January 6, 2014
  • #8266

Heart for the Disabled: Aaron

Aaron was an active young man, but a snowboarding accident left him a quadriplegic. Encourage him this Valentine’s with a note.

  • January 7, 2014
  • #8267

Heart for the Disabled: John and Joanne and Family

Raising six kids is challenging—but when one has autism, life becomes much harder ...

  • January 8, 2014
  • #8268

Heart for the Disabled: Fred, Bev and Tim

Tim is 29-years-old, but he has the mind of a 2-year-old. Learn how you can encourage Tim and his family. 

  • January 9, 2014
  • #8269

Heart for the Disabled: Paige and Tyson

Paige and Tyson were born with a rare disability—so rare, it has no name. Listen to what it’s like living with their disability.

  • January 10, 2014
  • #8270

All the Way My Savior Leads Me

Listen to Joni as she sings a song of God’s comfort and encourages us to pass on God’s blessings in our own lives.

  • January 13, 2014
  • #8271

John Wern Interview

In this interview, John describes how God led him to minister to people with disabilities: from volunteer to staff member.

  • January 14, 2014
  • #8272

How JAF Got Started

We’re celebrating 35 years of ministry! Listen to the story of how Joni and Friends got started back in 1979.

  • January 15, 2014
  • #8273

John Wern Interview 2

Listen to Joni interview John Wern about “Wheels for the World” and the effect it has had in people’s lives.

  • January 16, 2014
  • #8274

Before the Throne of God Above

Sing along with Joni and remember: Jesus invites us to come humbly and confidently before His throne.

  • January 17, 2014
  • #8275

Diane's Dialysis Lessons

God can bring valuable life lessons through the hardest of times. Listen to what Diane learned through dialysis.

  • January 20, 2014
  • #8276

Dreary January

When gloomy winter weather threatens to bring our spirits down, it is helpful to remember the Lord and His goodness.

  • January 21, 2014
  • #8277

Being God's Mirror

How can you be God’s mirror? When you reflect God’s kindness and love, you bring His encouragement to others.

  • January 22, 2014
  • #8278

Interview with Katherine & Jay Wolf

When Katherine suffered a massive stroke, Jay never left her side. Listen to this remarkable story about love and disability.

  • January 23, 2014
  • #8279

Alone Yet Not Alone Interview

Listen this interview about the song “Alone Yet Not Alone,” sung by Joni and nominated for an Academy Award!

  • January 24, 2014
  • #8280

My Testimony

Listen to Joni as she celebrates 50 years of knowing Jesus as savior by sharing all that God has done for her.

  • January 27, 2014
  • #8281

Cause4Life

Katie, an intern who uses a wheelchair, demonstrates what she can do in Christ by ministering to people with disabilities in Africa.

  • January 28, 2014
  • #8282

When Pretty Things Get Broken

Joni shares a poem she wrote that describes how God’s love encouraged her during her early years of paralysis.

  • January 29, 2014
  • #8283

The Feast of the Lord

Joni describes how the elements of communion can be compared to sumptuous buffet.

  • January 30, 2014
  • #8284

God Permits What He Hates

Why does God allow suffering? Joni explains what God reveals in His word about His purposes in our suffering.

  • January 31, 2014
  • #8385
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