Love, Marriage, and Disability

February 14, 2019

In the middle of his successful career in the biotech industry, Kevin Stark unexpectedly became a quadriplegic. A few years later, he met his lovely wife, Jamie, and they fell in love. On this special Valentine’s Day episode of the Joni and Friends Ministry Podcast, Kevin and Jamie Stark give honest insight about marriage and…

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Disability Etiquette (Part 2) – Breaking down visible and invisible barriers

February 7, 2019

Walking a mile in someone’s shoes is a great way to understand their personal struggles and perspectives. While Tracey Motoda and Scott Bankhead don’t put that much wear on their actual shoes (they are both wheelchair users), we can certainly gain a lot of perspective from their own personal experiences of living and working in…

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Disability Etiquette (Part 1) – How to build genuine friendships with people impacted by disability

January 31, 2019

Do you have questions about disability etiquette? You may have heard the “do’s and don’ts” of communication and interaction, but is that what someone with a disability is really looking for?                 In part 1 of our Crystal’s conversation about disability etiquette, she talks with her friends Tracey…

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Bonus – Joni Eareckson Tada, Nick Vujicic, and Katherine Wolf on Sanctity of Life and What Determines a Person’s Value

January 29, 2019

How do you respond to those who believe some lives are just not worth living? In this bonus episode, Joni Eareckson Tada, Founder of Joni and Friends and a 51-year veteran of life in a wheelchair joins Nick Vujicic, Founder of Life Without Limbs, and Katherine Wolf, former model, young mother, and stroke survivor, to…

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Ministry Podcast Episode #1 – Joni Eareckson Tada

January 28, 2019

For our first Ministry Podcast episode, host Crystal Keating sits down with Joni Eareckson Tada, Founder and CEO of Joni and Friends, to talk about insights she’s gained from 51 years as a quadriplegic in a wheelchair and 40 years of  leading a growing ministry for people with disabilities. Joni also shares how she’s holding…

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New Joni and Friends Ministry Podcast

January 23, 2019

Do you have questions about the challenges of living with a disability? Are you looking for hands-on ways to show the love of Christ to someone facing daily hardships and suffering? On our new Joni and Friends Ministry Podcast, we’re answering these real questions. Each week, host Crystal Keating is sitting down with a special guest or…

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