Month: October 2017

Reformation Day Celebration!

October 31, 2017 | Comments Off on Reformation Day Celebration!
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Today is a very big celebration for the church. Why? Because today, we’re celebrating the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s reformation. And that is quite a big deal! Just as a refresher, Martin Luther was a German priest back in the late 1400s; he came to disagree with the Catholic view on several biblical teachings…

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International Family Retreat Applications Are Live!

October 30, 2017 | Comments Off on International Family Retreat Applications Are Live!
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Are you looking to serve the Lord by spreading the Gospel message abroad and offering hope to special needs families? Our International Family Retreat applications are live on our website today, and we want you to join us! International Family Retreats offer a dynamic opportunity to live out your faith and present Christ’s love in tangible…

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Faithful Friends

October 27, 2017 | Comments Off on Faithful Friends

As the Wheels for the World volunteer rolled out a brand-new wheelchair, Grace’s eyes filled with tears of joy. She looked down to see her son, Julius, smiling from ear to ear as he sat on the ground beside her. Almost 15 years ago, after a battle with Malaria at just 9 months old, Julius…

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God Preserves His Word

October 26, 2017 | Comments Off on God Preserves His Word
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It was three weeks after Hurricane Harvey when Stephen and his family returned to their home in Texas — all their personal belongings were stacked out in front of their house. Slowly, Stephen began to sift through the slimy mess looking for anything salvageable. Just when he thought everything worth saving had been picked through,…

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Get Your 2017 Christmas Cards Today!

October 25, 2017 | Comments Off on Get Your 2017 Christmas Cards Today!
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December is just around the corner, and we’ve got just what you need to help you brighten a loved one’s holiday season! Joni loves sharing her Christmas artwork through new card designs each year to help you encourage the people in your life with the joy of the Lord. Her three brand-new Christmas card designs for…

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Cause 4 Life Internships Are Live!

October 23, 2017 | Comments Off on Cause 4 Life Internships Are Live!
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Our Cause 4 Life 2018 internship applications are now live! If you are a student or young professional looking to learn more about serving people with disabilities, then check out Cause 4 Life internships on our website. Cause 4 Life offers several types of internships that expose interns to the administrative and support side of…

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A Mother and Son Show the Love of Jesus Through Service

October 20, 2017 | Comments Off on A Mother and Son Show the Love of Jesus Through Service

“Whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men, knowing that from the Lord you will receive the inheritance as your reward. You are serving the Lord Christ.” – Colossians 3:24 Meet Elaine and her son, Will, who show the love of Jesus on our Wheels for the World trips. Their…

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Ramp in Cuba

October 20, 2017 | Comments Off on Ramp in Cuba
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For over 16 years, Joni and Friends has been delivering wheelchairs and Bibles to people affected by disability in Cuba. We’ve also held some International Family Retreats for Cuban special needs families. During this time, we have built great relationships and helped establish a biblical worldview on disability, helping the Cuban people see that all…

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Birthday Blessings

October 18, 2017 | Comments Off on Birthday Blessings
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Now that my birthday is behind me, I’m going through photos… And I found this WONDERFUL snapshot of me and my three sisters! That’s Linda on my left (my oldest sissy), and then Jay and Kathy. Can’t tell you how heartwarming it was to spend so much sister-time together! I thank the Lord that each…

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Revive Us 2

October 17, 2017 | Comments Off on Revive Us 2
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I want to tell you about a special event to be held October 24 (encore performance November 1). That evening, Revive Us 2 will be live-streamed in theaters all across America. This is a great way for the body of Christ to come together and be strengthened, encouraged, and unified in praying for our nation.…

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