November 2018

Joni Eareckson Tada Receives New Cancer Diagnosis

  • By: Joni and Friends
  • Nov. 19, 2018
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  • News Releases

Joni Eareckson Tada

It is well known that Joni Eareckson Tada is a seasoned warrior when it comes to dealing with serious health issues. She has endured 51 years of quadriplegia, chronic pain, and a previous battle against stage 3 breast cancer 8 years ago. In 2010, she underwent a mastectomy and chemotherapy...

National Family Caregivers Month

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  • Nov. 16, 2018
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  • Disability Awareness

November is National Family Caregivers month and we happily recognize the countless hours that caregivers devote to meeting needs of their loved ones! If you support a loved one with their health or management of a disability, you are SO appreciated! And we know that you need support and encouragement, too.

New Disability Ministry Resource – Beyond Our Church Walls

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  • Nov. 9, 2018
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  • What's New in Our Store

Beyond Our Church WallsIf you invite us, don’t send us away…

The Great Commission, given by Jesus to his disciples: “Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.”

As God’s redeemed people, we are called to go beyond our church walls to help bridge the gap—the gap that all people experience between themselves and Christ (this is evangelism), and the gap between the church and individuals affected by disability (this is accessible outreach). Are you looking for strategies to help bridge these gaps in your community? The final book...

On Giving Tuesday...

Your Gift Will Give a Child New Life

There is a small home in the poverty-stricken village of Brasov, Romania. In this home, lives a young boy named Zoltan, who was born with Cerebral Palsy. Unable to move freely, Zoltan has spent most of his life in the shadows of his home.

If you could change the life of a disabled child who is isolated and overlooked...

Therefore...

Notice the “therefore” in today’s reading. Jesus was on a journey of humility – he was God, but he made himself nothing. He was a servant, but he was utterly obedient, even unto death. And not only an average death, but death on the cross. At each level, Jesus humbles himself more. And the...

Make an Eternal Difference on #GivingTuesday

Thousands of children and adults are living without the independence and mobility a wheelchair provides. They have been deemed unclean and isolated from their community. Throughout the developing world, wheelchairs are either very expensive or extremely scarce. Together, we...