Joni Eareckson Tada: Sharing Hope

Joni Eareckson Tada

A Rose in Uganda

August 15, 2019

A Wheels for the World team brings not only wheelchairs, but also God’s Word, to families in Uganda.

Featured Offer

Scripture Cards
Keep your favorite Bible verses close at hand, and share one with a friend! These elegant cards feature artwork by Joni Eareckson Tada on one side and Scripture on the other.


Amanda’s service dog, Wren, creates a social bridge for her. We can learn from Wren and find ways to be a social bridge for those with special needs.
August 14, 2019
God accepts us as we are; but, then we must start putting our faith into practice as we work out our salvation with “fear and trembling.”
August 13, 2019
Look to the animals for lessons about who God is, and be inspired to serve others!
August 12, 2019
Sara was born without hands, but her limitations don’t get in her way! Trust the Lord with whatever challenges you are facing.
August 9, 2019
Joni shares about a spontaneous hymn-sing at a Joni and Friends Family Retreat. May we all sing our way through suffering!
August 8, 2019
If you are feeling weary in your Christian walk, fix your eyes on Jesus and don’t lose heart.
August 7, 2019
God’s Word calls us to run the race with endurance, in spite of hardships and discouragement. Continue to persevere!
August 6, 2019
Joni and Shauna celebrate Joni and Friends’ 40 years of sharing the hope of Christ with people affected by disability.
August 5, 2019
God takes care of all our needs. Let us continue to trust and obey Him as we run the race before us.
August 2, 2019
Stay near to God and make Him your refuge, even in the mundane moments of life.
August 1, 2019
See More Episodes
Listen to Joni Eareckson Tada: Sharing Hope on
Amazon Echo
Learn How
Learn How

Featured Offer

Scripture Cards
Keep your favorite Bible verses close at hand, and share one with a friend! These elegant cards feature artwork by Joni Eareckson Tada on one side and Scripture on the other.

About Joni Eareckson Tada: Sharing Hope

Joni Eareckson Tada: Sharing Hope is a broadcast ministry of Joni and Friends committed to bringing the Gospel and practical help to people impacted by disability around the world. Joni and Friends has been advancing disability ministry for over 40 years. Their mission to glorify God, communicate the Gospel and mobilize the global church to evangelize, disciple and serve people living with disability answers the call found in Luke 14 to “bring in the poor, the crippled, the blind and the lame… so that my house will be full.”

About Joni Eareckson Tada

Paralyzed as the result of a diving accident at age 17, Joni Eareckson Tada envisions a world where every person with a disability finds hope, dignity, and their place in the body of Christ. As the Founder and CEO of Joni and Friends, she is known worldwide as an author, speaker, disability rights advocate and radio personality. Her 10,000 radio programs are broadcast across the country and around the world, inspiring listeners to realize that there is hope in every hardship.
Joni Eareckson Tada is an esteemed Christian stateswoman and respected global leader in disability advocacy. Although a 1967 diving accident left her a quadriplegic, she emerged from rehabilitation with a determination to help others with similar disabilities. Mrs. Tada serves as CEO of Joni and Friends, a Christian organization which provides programs and services for thousands of special-needs families around the world. President Reagan appointed Mrs. Tada to the National Council on Disability, then reappointed by President George H.W. Bush. During her tenure, the ADA was passed and signed into law. Mrs. Tada served as advisor to Condoleezza Rice on the Disability Advisory Committee to the U.S. State Department. She served as Senior Associate for Disability Concerns for the Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. The Colson Center on Christian Worldview awarded Joni Tada its prestigious William Wilberforce Award, and she was also inducted into
Indiana Wesleyan University’s Society of World Changers. 
Joni Eareckson Tada has been awarded several honorary degrees, including Doctor of Humanities from Gordon College and Doctor of Divinity from Westminster Theological Seminary. She is an effective communicator, sharing her inspirational message in books, through artwork, radio, and other media. Joni Tada served as General Editor of the Beyond Suffering Bible, a special edition published by Tyndale for people affected by disability. Joni and her husband Ken were married in 1982 and reside in Calabasas, California.

Contact Joni Eareckson Tada: Sharing Hope with Joni Eareckson Tada

Mailing Address
Joni Eareckson Tada: Sharing Hope
PO Box 3333
Agoura Hills, CA 91376-3333