Month: June 2010

Wednesday, June 30th Update from Joni

June 30, 2010 | Comments Off on Wednesday, June 30th Update from Joni
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Wednesday, June 30th Update: More than 36 hours have passed since Joni’s surgery and she continues to make great improvement. Today Joni is preparing to leave the hospital and plans to be at home in her own bed by this evening. “I’ve been so blessed reading the many cards and emails and the blog posts…

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A Special Note to Friends and Family

June 29, 2010 | Comments Off on A Special Note to Friends and Family
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A special note to Friends and Family: Joni is resting in the recovery room with Ken after a successful procedure – Praise God! The initial doctor’s reports indicate that it appears that some lymph nodes were affected by the cancer and Joni will need chemotherapy to follow up this surgery. So let’s give praise to…

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Special Message From Joni

June 23, 2010 | Comments Off on Special Message From Joni
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A Special Message From Joni, June 23rd: You have always been so faithful to pray for Ken and me – especially for my health. But today I bring before you a new concern. I have breast cancer.  Ken and I have been assured by our doctors that there are many new treatments for breast cancer,…

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Joni’s Traveling Girls

June 13, 2010 | Comments Off on Joni’s Traveling Girls
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Traveling across the country and around the world is such a privilege! Often my husband Ken is able to travel with me, but when he is not able to, I rely on my trusty traveling companions, Judy, Careen, and Rainey. Whether heading to the airport or leaving a hotel, you’ll often hear us singing a…

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My Friendship with Vicky

June 11, 2010 | Comments Off on My Friendship with Vicky
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Whenever I’m having a tough day in my wheelchair and need to be reminded of an eternal perspective, I give my friend Vicky Olivas a call. In 1976, Vicky suffered a high-level spinal cord injury when she was shot during an attempted rape. Her Christlike attitude and love of prayer is a constant inspiration to…

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