Media

Radio

The Joni and Friends Radio Program is a four-minute broadcast hosted by Joni Eareckson Tada. The inspirational program airs each weekday, sharing a biblical perspective on a wide range of topics.

Videos

Explore our vast library of videos to find inspiration and information about our ministries.

Television Series

Joni and Friends, a television program hosted by Joni Eareckson Tada, highlights a refreshingly honest approach to people’s toughest questions about the goodness of God in a world shattered by pain and suffering.

Blog

The Family Retreat Effect

January 22, 2019 | Comments Off on The Family Retreat Effect
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For families affected by disability, Joni and Friends Family Retreat becomes a place of respite and acceptance.  In many cases, it becomes the highlight of the year for both families and volunteers. The atmosphere of Family Retreat is just… life changing.   At Retreat, families with disability find community, receive support, and are able to just let down their guard knowing that they are fully accepted and fully loved! Parents…

Cancer Update: A Scarred Veteran

January 22, 2019 | Comments Off on Cancer Update: A Scarred Veteran
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Friends, I just want to thank you for all your prayers – honestly, Ken Tada and I can feel the updraft of the Holy Spirit sustaining us every step of the way in this cancer journey. I’ve been undergoing radiation treatments – something I did not do with my previous cancer because of my fragile lungs. But technology…

The Hope of Jesus for Special Needs Families

January 21, 2019 | Comments Off on The Hope of Jesus for Special Needs Families
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All year long, families affected by disability live on the edge of exhaustion. There are sleepless nights, endless medical appointments, dreary routine, and financial pressures. Isolation and weariness cause so much discouragement and hopelessness for these families. Special needs families desperately need a place where they can let down their guard and breathe in God’s renewing presence. They need a safe…

Press Releases

Joni and Friends Elects New Chairman of the International Board of Directors and Appoints Two New Members

January 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Joni and Friends Elects New Chairman of the International Board of Directors and Appoints Two New Members
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Agoura Hills, CA – Jan. 7, 2019: Joni and Friends, the leading global non-profit providing Christian ministry to people impacted by disability, announced today that Peter B. Schluze has been elected as Chairman of the International Board of Directors. Schulze, former managing director and CFO of Mercy Ships and co-founder of Christian television production Cross…

Joni Eareckson Tada Unveils New Joni and Friends Logo to Celebrate 40th Anniversary of Ministry

January 8, 2019 | Comments Off on Joni Eareckson Tada Unveils New Joni and Friends Logo to Celebrate 40th Anniversary of Ministry
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In celebration of the 40th anniversary of Joni and Friends this year, Founder and CEO Joni Eareckson Tada unveiled today a new ministry logo. Designed in-house, the new global logo is a visual representation of the mission of the organization: to communicate the Gospel and equip Christ-honoring churches worldwide to evangelize and disciple people affected…

Joni Eareckson Tada Receives New Cancer Diagnosis

November 19, 2018 | Comments Off on Joni Eareckson Tada Receives New Cancer Diagnosis
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Internationally-beloved advocate for people with disabilities, Joni Eareckson Tada, has received a cancer diagnosis for the second time. Tada, 69, is Founder and CEO of Joni and Friends in Agoura Hills, Calif., also an award-winning artist, speaker, and author of more than 50 books. A seasoned warrior when it comes to dealing with serious health…