Joni Eareckson Tada to Receive Biola University’s Charles W. Colson Award

Joni Eareckson Tada to Receive Biola University’s Charles W. Colson Award LA MIRADA, CALIF. — On Feb. 22, 2017, Joni Eareckson Tada, founder and Chief Executive Officer of Joni and Friends International Disability Center will receive Biola University’s Charles W. Colson Conviction and Courage Award. Biola President Barry H. Corey will present the award to Eareckson Tada during the university’s annual Founder’s Day chapel. “Joni Eareckson Tada has long been a shining light in the Christian world, a woman whose…

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Joni Eareckson Tada Releases Help a Friend Series for Those Suffering and the People Who Love Them

Joni Eareckson Tada Releases Help a Friend Series for Those Suffering and the People Who Love Them For interviews, contact Don Otis at (719) 275-7775 or email interviews@veritasincorporated.com Los Angeles, California—Over 82 million people live with a disability or chronic illness in the United States. Despite these growing numbers, much of the general public remains untrained on how to include—instead of isolate—people with disabilities. Not wanting to offend, many wonder: What should I say? How can I help? From helpful facts on disabilities…

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Bible Gateway Interviews: Week of July 18, 2016

Bible Gateway Interviews Joni Eareckson Tada, general editor of the Beyond Suffering Bible  About 1-in-5 people in the USA live with some type of physical disability; 10 million people a year experience a serious mental illness; and 1-in-6 Americans struggle with chronic health conditions, leading to roughly 65 million Americans providing care for someone with a disability or chronic illness. From singer, artist, radio host, and bestselling author Joni Eareckson Tada and the experts at Joni and Friends Christian Institute…

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Christianity Today Invites Leaders’ Commitment to Beautiful Orthodoxy

Christianity Today Invites Leaders’ Commitment to Beautiful Orthodoxy Contact: Cory Whitehead Phone: 630-260-6200 x4220 E-mail: cwhitehead@christianitytoday.com  Carol Stream, IL September 16, 2015 – Christianity Today invites Christian leaders to pledge their commitment to Beautiful Orthodoxy through the new website BeautifulOrthodoxy.com.  The global media ministry’s core cause, Beautiful Orthodoxy is CT’s overarching response to culture’s turn toward ugly orthodoxy and attractive heresy—or truth spoken in shrill and unloving ways and falsehood spoken in winsome and compelling fashion.  Harold Smith, President and CEO, says, “Since our…

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