4-Minute Radio Program

A Psalm 39 Mask

December 31, 2020

Hi, I’m Joni Eareckson Tada wondering if you’re still wearing a mask? You know, among the many things that we will never forget about the year 2020 is the ubiquitous mask. ’Cause they’re everywhere. Masks are in the car and on the dashboard, the glove compartment. They are on the end table, the kitchen counter,…

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Get Ready For Heart For The Disabled

December 30, 2020

Next week begins our Heart for the Disabled campaign. Hi, I’m Joni Eareckson Tada, and with the new year comes another new opportunity to bless hurting special-needs families that really, really struggle. And every year you help us do it through our Heart for the Disabled campaign. You know about it; it’s where I share…

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A Call To Memorize

December 29, 2020

You can never memorize too much of God’s Word. Just ask my husband. Hi, I’m Joni, and I’m pretty proud of Ken Tada and how he is relentless and constant when it comes to memorizing the Bible. I recently received an email from a WIHS listener named Michael who was really touched by something Ken…

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Joni And Ken’s Bible Discoveries

December 28, 2020

JONI: Hi, I’m Joni Eareckson Tada. KEN: And I’m Ken Tada. JONI: And I’m so glad that you’re here in studio, sweetheart. KEN: Me, too! JONI: It was a great Christmas, and now we are here on the last week of the year. KEN: Absolutely. And I’m so excited, because next Friday we get a…

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A Lowly Christmas

December 25, 2020

Glory to God in the highest and glory to God in the lowest! Merry Christmas to you on this day like none other. Hi, I’m Joni Eareckson Tada, and yes, we give glory to God in the lowest, because today we celebrate Jesus coming lowly and humbly to rescue us in our own humble estate,…

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Jesus, Fully Human

December 24, 2020

Hi, I’m Joni Eareckson Tada on this beautiful Christmas Eve. And all this week I have been quietly celebrating Christmas in my heart by reading David Mathis’ new book “The Christmas We Didn’t Expect.” The title says it all, because there are so many things about Christmas that surprise us. Like, well, I don’t think…

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Wrestling With God

December 23, 2020

Hi, I’m Joni Eareckson Tada with a word about crippling grace. You often hear me say that I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me, and it’s true. I can and do. But sometimes I don’t jump right on it. There are times when the challenges of COVID-19 and the daily demands of…

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A Blessed Christmas

December 22, 2020

It’s Christmas week and we’ve got so much to sing about! Yep, even during – and perhaps especially during – these strange and difficult times. Even with coronavirus around, Christmas can and should be a merry occasion. Many decades ago, my friend Hugh Martin wrote “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas.” He composed that song…

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Samuel’s Puppet

December 21, 2020

Sometimes a puppet has a lot of good things to say! Hi, I’m Joni Eareckson Tada, and I saw it happen at a church in Texas. I was scheduled to share a short testimony during the Sunday service, but before worship began my friend Megan wanted me to visit their special-needs Sunday School. And I…

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Collecting Apples Of Gold

December 18, 2020

“A word aptly spoken is like apples of gold in settings of silver.” You recognize that verse, right? From Proverbs 25? When I think of words that are aptly spoken, you know – appropriate words, suitable, fitting. When I think of people who use words that encourage, God always brings to mind my good friend…

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