Joni Eareckson Tada: Sharing Hope

Joni Eareckson Tada

Boast About Your Weakness

July 17, 2020

Your weaknesses are opportunities for God’s power to be displayed and made perfect. If you want the power of God to rest on you – humble yourself, be honest about your weaknesses and ask for help when you need it!

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Finding Strength in Weakness
In Isaiah God tells us that he created us to make him famous, but how do suffering and weakness fit in? Throughout Scripture God deliberately uses the most unlikely characters to complete his work so that when the mission is accomplished all the glory goes to him. Hard times drive us to our knees, and through desperation we are reminded of God’s faithfulness and his strength is revealed. If we never face fear, how can we know courage? If we never had to weep, we would never know the beauty of having a friend wipe away our tears. God took a teenage girl’s poor decision and turned it into a 50-year mission of love and justice in his name and for his glory.

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July 16, 2020
While influencing and inspiring others in the Lord is important, your main focus must be on Jesus and obeying his Word. Keep his glory and honor at the front of your thinking, and press on toward your heavenly prize.
July 15, 2020
Download the abortion brief here - https://www.joniandfriends.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/abortion-one-pager.pdf
July 14, 2020
See the photos Joni mentioned at joniradio.org.
July 13, 2020
See our church resources at joniandfriends.org/churches.
July 10, 2020
As followers of Christ, we cannot allow pride to take root in us. We must allow the Lord to deal with the pride in our hearts and replace it with humility. Examining our hearts and confessing our faults is never easy, but it’s always rewarding!
July 9, 2020
Request the booklet on depression at joniradio.org.
July 8, 2020
We are not meant to walk through suffering alone. God desires that believers be knit together in love so they might encourage one another and help each other know Jesus better. Reach out to believers around you and persevere through life together.
July 7, 2020
May our words always be gracious and respectful, especially when it comes to speaking the name of God. We must train ourselves to use God's name carefully and worshipfully. Let the name of the Lord be praised!
July 6, 2020
See Joni's wedding photos at joniradio.org,
July 3, 2020
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Finding Strength in Weakness
In Isaiah God tells us that he created us to make him famous, but how do suffering and weakness fit in? Throughout Scripture God deliberately uses the most unlikely characters to complete his work so that when the mission is accomplished all the glory goes to him. Hard times drive us to our knees, and through desperation we are reminded of God’s faithfulness and his strength is revealed. If we never face fear, how can we know courage? If we never had to weep, we would never know the beauty of having a friend wipe away our tears. God took a teenage girl’s poor decision and turned it into a 50-year mission of love and justice in his name and for his glory.

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.

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