5-Minute Program Archive: March 2015

The Power of Language

Why should you pray with a Bible in hand? Praying from God’s Word ensures our requests and petitions are in line with His will.

  • March 2, 2015
  • #8566

Where is Hope?

Jesus is our Creator King, the God of all hope who encourages us when life seems hopeless and the enemy speaks lies into our minds.

  • March 3, 2015
  • #8567

Had Enough?

We can find comfort from Elijah’s story: God Himself ministered to Elijah when he was fearful and exhausted.

  • March 4, 2015
  • #8568

Lover of My Soul

There are many ways to approach Jesus in prayer, but one special way to relate to Him is as the "Lover of our soul."

  • March 5, 2015
  • #8569

Specific Prayer

The Bible says to pray, so let's pray detailed, specific prayers for the unique circumstances in our lives.

  • March 6, 2015
  • #8570

"Alone Yet Not Alone"

The Lord uses today’s technology to minister to depressed and lonely people through the power of music.

  • March 9, 2015
  • #8571

Leonor and Her Poem

A Family Retreat in El Salvador inspires an impoverished woman with rheumatoid arthritis to write a poem of gratitude to Jesus.

  • March 10, 2015
  • #8572

Rejoice!

We are able to rejoice even when (or especially when) we suffer, because the joy of the Lord is our strength.

  • March 11, 2015
  • #8573

Touch His Hem

Reach out for a fresh touch from Jesus during times of pain and illness, His love never disappoints.

  • March 12, 2015
  • #8574

Gratitude for Granted?

Give thanks to God with gratitude for all things, from mighty miracles to small daily blessings.

  • March 13, 2015
  • #8575

So Long as It’s Healthy

Expectant parents often reply to a question about gender with the words, “It doesn’t matter, so long as our baby is healthy.” But when it comes to the value of a human life, we need to pay attention to our choice of words.

  • March 16, 2015
  • #8576

Jesus and His Holy Ones

Jesus is coming back soon, but until then, what can you do to encourage your brothers and sisters in Christ?

  • March 17, 2015
  • #8577

Down Syndrome Baby Baskets

A diagnosis of Down Syndrome is a shock to new parents but Carissa has found a way to encourage other families like her.

  • March 18, 2015
  • #8578

Interview on Down Syndrome Baskets

Listen to Joni interview Carissa, a mother of a boy with Down syndrome who encourages people to congratulate special needs families.

  • March 19, 2015
  • #8578

Suzannah's Story

Do you ever feel overwhelmed? Suzannah is a single mother of a special needs child and she needs your prayer and encouragement.

  • March 20, 2015
  • #8580

Counterintuitive

The Christian life is often counterintuitive: following Jesus and losing our lives in order to save them goes against our natural intuition.

  • March 23, 2015
  • #8581

Useless Idols

Who do we run to when we’re in trouble: the idols of our preference or the living God?

  • March 24, 2015
  • #8582

Do What Jesus Says

Do you do what Jesus says? The ten obeyed Jesus’ command and received more than they ever imagined.

  • March 25, 2015
  • #8583

Give Thanks Loudly

Make your requests of God—just remember to give Him thanks with the same vigor and earnestness that you offered up your petitions.

  • March 26, 2015
  • #8584

Where are the Simons?

Are you taken by surprise when asked to assist someone? If so, take it as an opportunity to serve the body of Christ.

  • March 27, 2015
  • #8585

The School of Suffering

Joni’s friend Rika lives with severe, chronic pain. But she holds on to the example of Jesus, who willingly drank from the cup of suffering.

  • March 30, 2015
  • #8586

Ian and Larissa Murphy Interview

Listen to Joni interview Larissa Murphy talk about marriage for young couples affected by a disability.

  • March 31, 2015
  • #8587
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