Month: November 2015

Christmas Card Giveaway

November 30, 2015 | Comments Off on Christmas Card Giveaway
Category:

Christmas is right around the corner and one of the best things about the Christmas season is sharing Christmas greetings. One good way to do this is with Christmas cards and this year, Kids’ Corner wants to help you! From now until Christmas, you can write to kidscorner@joniandfriends.org and ask for three free Christmas cards.…

Read More

A Place of Healing

November 30, 2015 | Comments Off on A Place of Healing
Category:

Do you know someone who is struggling with chronic pain? Or a chronic medical condition that just won’t “go away”? Well, I wrote my book A Place of Healing to address those tough questions and more. It’s the perfect read for anyone who is struggling to come to grips with the unending rigors of a…

Read More

Celebrate #GivingTuesday

November 30, 2015 | Comments Off on Celebrate #GivingTuesday
Category:

Welcome to the giving season! #GivingTuesday, this December 1st, is a global day dedicated to giving back. How can you help make a difference? Join us in sharing the gift of mobility through Wheels for the World! For a child with a disability, what could be a more perfect gift than a wheelchair to show…

Read More

First Sunday of Advent

November 29, 2015 | Comments Off on First Sunday of Advent
Category:

It’s the season of Advent! Being raised in the Reformed Episcopal Church, I grew up celebrating this holiday. It all started with the ancient Christian church. Back then, they celebrated Advent as a way of anticipating and spiritually preparing to celebrate the birth of Jesus. And so, at my church we celebrate Advent by lighting…

Read More

Thank You for Celebrating with Joni

November 28, 2015 | Comments Off on Thank You for Celebrating with Joni

This past October, Joni marked another milestone and celebrated her 66th birthday! We invited you to join in the celebration and received a great response of donations and birthday notes for Joni. Thank you for making Joni’s birthday truly unforgettable! Would you like to use your birthday to help provide mobility? Start your own campaign!

Read More

Eric Metaxas and Me

November 27, 2015 | Comments Off on Eric Metaxas and Me
Category:

You’ll recognize Eric’s name as the author of the bestselling book, Bonhoeffer — Eric has also been closely associated with the Colson Center on Worldview. Well, back on November 16, Eric interviewed me on his radio show; there were a few interesting twists and turns to our discussion, including a run-down on the Beatles’ top…

Read More

Let Us Adore Him

November 27, 2015 | Comments Off on Let Us Adore Him
Category:

Have you seen this painting by Joni before? It is one of the paintings used for this year’s Joni and Friends Christmas cards. Sometimes when you study a painting, it is important to ask why the artist chose to show something the way she did. And in this painting, that is a good question to…

Read More

Thanksgiving Poem

November 26, 2015 | Comments Off on Thanksgiving Poem
Category:

Happy Thanksgiving! Today, Ken and I will be getting together along with my sister-in-law, nephews, friends and coworkers to celebrate. I just love having the opportunity to sit around the table and give thanks to God for all the good things He has done — not to mention feast on some scrumptious turkey, bologna stuffing…

Read More

Happy Thanksgiving!

November 25, 2015 | Comments Off on Happy Thanksgiving!
Category:

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving and lots of people will take time to think about things they are thankful for. Will you do that, too? God wants us to be people who remember to be thankful. Do you know some of the verses in the Bible that talk about being thankful? Download this Thanksgiving Activity and see…

Read More

Joni’s 2015 Christmas Cards Are Still Available!

November 25, 2015 | Comments Off on Joni’s 2015 Christmas Cards Are Still Available!

You still have time… Order your Christmas cards from Joni and Friends today! This year’s cards feature two brand new designs:  Let Us Adore Him An angel and two shepherd boys look toward the manger in whispered amazement. Here, Joni’s whimsical design captures the awe and anticipation of the Savior’s birth. On the card’s artistic…

Read More