4-Minute Program Archive: April 2008

The Barrera Family Needs Help

Joni looks for volunteers for Family Retreats to give a break to people like 6 year-old Jesus who takes care of his wheelchair-bound mother.

  • April 1, 2008
  • #6762

Jacob's Blessing

God often uses broken people to accomplish His work, with wounds and brokeness serving as a reminder of God's blessing.

  • April 2, 2008
  • #6763

Praying For Lungs

Luke 21:36 tells us to pray always and Joni shares an example of when she took that to heart as she encountered two women with bad lungs.

  • April 3, 2008
  • #6764

Jorge's Story

Joni shares the story of how Pastor Diaz's ministry in Peru was forever changed when he met a disabled child, Jorge.

  • April 4, 2008
  • #6765

Put Off To Put On

In order to put on a new self as we are called to do, we must put off our old selves and remove the root of our sin.

  • April 7, 2008
  • #6766

Make It Your Ambition

Joni shares how we should be ambitious for the Kingdom of God, as we our with our careers and lives on earth.

  • April 8, 2008
  • #6767

A Lesson From Job

Joni shares what she's learned about trust and wisdom from Job.

  • April 9, 2008
  • #6768

God Doesn't Sleep

When sleep doesn't come, we can rest knowing that God is awake with us, working as our Friend and Advocate.

  • April 10, 2008
  • #6769

Wise Words From Ghana

Joni shares some wise words from a disabled man that she met in Ghana, "God is always bigger to those who need Him most".

  • April 11, 2008
  • #6770

You Are The Light

Just like a sailboat needs lower lights to be directed home, we as Christians are to be lights marking the way to Christ.

  • April 14, 2008
  • #6771

Living In The Now

Joni shares what she learned from an episode of "The Dog Whisperer": we should focus on living in the moment and not be controlled by events of the past or future.

  • April 15, 2008
  • #6772

A Baseball Story

Joni shares how life in service here on earth is like training for our service in heaven to come.

  • April 16, 2008
  • #6773


Joni shares the real definition of community, more than what is found in social networks on the internet.

  • April 17, 2008
  • #6774

Pilgrim's Progress

Joni sings "Jesus, Savior, Pilot Me" and shares a lesson from Pilgrim's Progress.

  • April 18, 2008
  • #6775

Watch With Me

Joni honors and encourages the long-suffering family members who take care of those with disabilities.

  • April 21, 2008
  • #6776

It's Not Routine

Joni shares how life has a quadriplegic has never become routine, but has been an opportunity for God's grace to work.

  • April 22, 2008
  • #6777


Joni sings "Be Still, My Soul" and recites an inspiring poem, "Submission",  by her friend, Zuella.

  • April 23, 2008
  • #6778

The River of Grace

Joni shares how God's grace is much greater than we can fathom.

  • April 24, 2008
  • #6779

Been There, Done That

Joni share how painful reminders of past suffering serve to keep us humble.

  • April 25, 2008
  • #6780

Come, Ye Disconsolate

Joni sings "Come, Ye Disconsolate" and tells how when we're hurting, what we really want is assurance that our Father is there.

  • April 28, 2008
  • #6781

Wait Like An Eagle

Waiting on the Lord like an eagle means confidently trusting that God know how much you need and can take. 

  • April 29, 2008
  • #6782

Human Cloning

Joni shares the responsibility of Christians in response to the issue of human cloning.

  • April 30, 2008
  • #6783
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