Nearly 1 billion people around the world live with disabilities.

Many of these individuals and their families live in poverty, pain, and despair.

Together we can change this.

We envision a world where every person with a disability finds hope, dignity, and their place in the body of Christ.

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“Go out quickly...and bring in the poor, the crippled, the blind and the lame…so that my house will be full.”
Luke 14:21-23

Reach Care Connect

Reach

We reach out to families living with disability with gospel-adorned hope.

Care

We extend gospel-centered care through Community Support, Respite, Retreats and Getaways, and Crisis Response.

Connect

We connect families with Christ-honoring, disability friendly churches where they find a place belong.

Our Impact

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Wheelchairs delivered internationally
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Special needs family members served worldwide at Retreats & Getaways
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Bibles delivered globally

News, Stories, & Inspiration

Christ in You

By Joni and Friends | December 1, 2021

“There the angel of the Lord appeared to him in flames of fire from within a bush. Moses saw that though the bush was on fire it did not burn up. So Moses thought, ‘I will go over and see this strange sight—why the bush does not burn up.’ When the Lord saw that he…

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Too Much of a Good Thing?

By Joni and Friends | November 30, 2021

“Grace and peace be yours in abundance through the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord.” 2 Peter 1:2 My friend Judy makes the tastiest little chocolate eclairs of anyone I know. Once she threw a tea party in my home, laying out her nicest linens, china, and silver. My friends and I daintily…

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Where Are the Simons?

By Joni and Friends | November 29, 2021

“A certain man from Cyrene, Simon, the father of Alexander and Rufus, was passing by on his way in from the country, and they forced him to carry the cross.” Mark 15:21 I once read that criminals to be crucified often had to carry to the place of crucifixion their own cross beam, a piece…

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Scaling the High Bar

By Joni and Friends | November 28, 2021

“It is God’s will that you should be sanctified: that you should avoid sexual immorality; that each of you should learn to control his own body in a way that is holy and honorable… and that in this matter no one should wrong his brother or take advantage of him.” 1 Thessalonians 4:3-6 God telling…

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The Major Problem with Minor Sins

By Joni and Friends | November 27, 2021

“No one who lives in him keeps on sinning. No one who continues to sin has either seen him or known him.” 1 John 3:6 Sin becomes a crime, not against law but against love; it means not breaking God’s law so much as not breaking God’s heart.* – William Barclay What hurts me most…

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All the Wrong Reasons

By Joni and Friends | November 26, 2021

“The name of the Lord is a strong tower; the righteous run to it and are safe.” Proverbs 18:10 My sister Jay, as a teenager, was famous around our home for whining, “Daddy, I’ve got a problem.” We knew what that meant. He would laugh, reach for his wallet and say, “Okay, Jay, how much?”…

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The Old Lamplighter

By Joni and Friends | November 25, 2021

“You are the light of the world. A city on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house.” Matthew 5:14-15 Born in 1900, my father loved to tell stories of…

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Reflections: How God Provides Abundantly When You Are Generous

By Joni and Friends | November 25, 2021

“This service that you perform is not only supplying the needs of the Lord’s people but is also overflowing in many expressions of thanks to God.” 2 Corinthians 9:12 As we close out season 3 of the Joni and Friends Ministry Podcast, Crystal is reflecting on the many wonderful conversations we’ve had this year and…

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Be Still

By Joni and Friends | November 24, 2021

“Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.” Psalm 46:10 One of the best ways to get to know God is to be… still. I have learned that lesson from spending years in forced bed rest. Up in my wheelchair, I…

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Stretcher Bearer

By Joni and Friends | November 23, 2021

“Some men came, bringing to him a paralytic, carried by four of them. Since they could not get him to Jesus because of the crowd, they made an opening in the roof above Jesus and, after digging through it, lowered the mat the paralyzed man was lying on.” Mark 2:3-4 The four friends of the…

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