Archive for December 2018

Inspiration for Your New Year’s Resolution

It is the start of a new year… Can you believe it? Think about the past year, the blessings God has brought to your life and the moments that grew your faith. Maybe in 2019 you want to set your intentions to do more in your relationship with the Lord. A new year symbolizes a new beginning and gives…

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Your Sphere of Influence

Are you a good steward of the influence you have on others? Hi, I’m Joni Eareckson Tada and yikes, that’s a convicting question, isn’t it? Most of us don’t even think about our sphere of influence; we don’t think about who’s watching us react to disappointments or who’s learning from our walk with Christ. We…

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Finding Joy Amidst Cancer

“How joyful are those who fear the Lord and delight in obeying his commands… Such people will not be overcome by evil… They do not fear bad news; they confidently trust the Lord to care for them.They are confident and fearless and can face their foes triumphantly.” (Psalm 112:1, 6-8) Ken and I recently saw…

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A Human Heaven

No doubt about it, I love working hard! Hi, I’m Joni Eareckson Tada and you’ve got to know I so enjoy rolling up my sleeves and serving God – whether it’s visiting hospitals, advocating on issues, traveling in ministry, writing articles, relating in marriage, painting at my easel, or working at my computer, and so…

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Whiter Than Snow

I’m Joni Eareckson Tada and I hope you had a blessed Christmas. And starting today? Well, this week is going to have a slower pace, isn’t it, a little more relaxed, things can settle down now that the Christmas holidays have wound down; and before the new year starts, take a deep breath! Maybe there…

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A Heart-Opening Outreach

We love seeing who God calls to serve at International Family Retreats! Each year Short-Term Missionaries (STMs) from all different backgrounds, ethnicities, ages, and life-experiences come together to show Christ’s love to families affected by disability. This year we were blessed to send Simone to our Family Retreat in Peru. Simone works at Joni and Friends in our…

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