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Joni Eareckson Tada

Autor(a) de Joni: An Unforgettable Story

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About the Author

In 1967, Joni Eareckson Tada was paralyzed from the neck down in a diving accident. She has gone on to paint, write several books and a monthly column for Moody Monthly magazine, record musical albums, and have a daily radio show. She is the founder and president of JAF Ministries, which works with mostrar mais disabled people and their families, and held a presidential appointment to the National Council on Disability. She has earned titles such as "Churchwoman of the Year" (the Religious Heritage Foundation) and "Layperson of the Year" (the National Association of Evangelicals). Her autobiography, Joni, was adapted as a movie. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos


Obras por Joni Eareckson Tada

Joni: An Unforgettable Story (1976) 1,982 exemplares
A Step Further (1979) 976 exemplares
When God Weeps (1997) 910 exemplares
Heaven: Your Real Home (1994) 711 exemplares
Choices, Changes (1986) 417 exemplares
Hymns for a Kid's Heart - Volume 1 (2003) 372 exemplares
Joni and Ken: An Untold Love Story (2013) 232 exemplares
Hymns for a Kid's Heart - Volume 2 (2004) 179 exemplares
Christ in Easter: A Family Celebration of Holy Week (1990) — Autor — 152 exemplares
I'll Be With You Always (1998) 141 exemplares
Holiness in Hidden Places (1999) 136 exemplares
A Christmas longing (1990) 136 exemplares
Great Alphabet Fight: And How Peace Was Made (1993) — Ilustrador — 104 exemplares
Darcy (1988) 100 exemplares
You'Ve Got a Friend (1775) 83 exemplares
Joni Eareckson Tada: Her Story (1986) 80 exemplares
Hope...the Best of Things (2008) 64 exemplares
Ryan and the Circus Wheels (1988) 62 exemplares
Joni: An Unforgettable Story (2021) 52 exemplares
God's Precious Love (1998) 47 exemplares
On the Wings of the West Wind (1809) 44 exemplares
Joni 39 exemplares
Finding God in Hidden Places (2009) 37 exemplares
NIV Encouragement Bible (2001) 29 exemplares
Special Needs, Special Ministry (2003) 26 exemplares
Life and Death Dilemma, The (1995) 23 exemplares
Heaven: What Will It Be Like? (1995) 23 exemplares
Timeless hymns for family worship (2021) 22 exemplares
A Father's Touch (2005) 21 exemplares
God's Hand In Our Hardship (2013) 20 exemplares
Barrier Free Friendships (1997) 20 exemplares
God's Tender Care (2002) 7 exemplares
When God Seems Unjust (2012) 7 exemplares
Making sense of suffering (2013) 5 exemplares
Vriendschap zonder reserve ! (1992) 5 exemplares
Spirit Wings (1982) 4 exemplares
Amitié sans bornes (1992) 3 exemplares
Heaven: A Place to Belong (1996) 3 exemplares
Harps & Halos 3 exemplares
Joni, Un pas de plus 3 exemplares
JONI EARECKSON 3 exemplares
Nouveaux Choix (1987) 2 exemplares
Un pas de plus 2 exemplares
Auf neuen Wegen 2 exemplares
Erilainen päiväkirja (1989) 2 exemplares
Title: The Joni Story 2 exemplares
CEU - NOSSO VERDADEIRO LAR (2006) 2 exemplares
Get Your Joy Back 2 exemplares
Krok vpřed 1 exemplar
DIBALIK AWAN 1 exemplar
While We Wait (1985) 1 exemplar
God I Love 1 exemplar
Dich suche ich 1 exemplar
Kneeling 1 exemplar
Auf neuen Wegen 1 exemplar
Joni a Ken 1 exemplar
The God I Love 1 exemplar
Darcy 1 exemplar
Joni's Story 1 exemplar
When God Weeps 1 exemplar
Christmas Longing 1 exemplar
Victim or Victor? 1 exemplar
Thinking of Summer 1 exemplar
A Steph Further 1 exemplar
Un Pas mai Departe 1 exemplar
Darcy 1 exemplar
Izbori... promjene 1 exemplar
Darcy 1 exemplar
Breath of Life 1 exemplar
Jule-gleden (1991) 1 exemplar
Joni's Story 1 exemplar
Joni's Corner 1 exemplar
the Spork 1 exemplar
A Watershed Issue 1 exemplar
Le ciel est ma demeure (2000) 1 exemplar
Me? Crucify God? 1 exemplar
Dubious Roots 1 exemplar
A Right To Die? 1 exemplar
Healing 1 exemplar
Wasteful Love 1 exemplar
Beyond the Sunset 1 exemplar
Why? 1 exemplar
A Man of His Word 1 exemplar

Associated Works

The Hour That Changes the World (1979) — Prefácio, algumas edições758 exemplares
Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus: Experiencing the Peace and Promise of Christmas (2008) — Contribuidor, algumas edições436 exemplares
Jesus, Keep Me Near the Cross: Experiencing the Passion and Power of Easter (2009) — Contribuidor, algumas edições328 exemplares
The Scars That Have Shaped Me: How God Meets Us in Suffering (2016) — Prefácio, algumas edições98 exemplares
Read-n-See DVD Bible (2006) — Narrador — 86 exemplares
The Hand That Paints the Sky: Delighting in the Creator's Canvas (2003) — Introdução — 44 exemplares


Conhecimento Comum

Outros nomes
Eareckson, Joni
Data de nascimento
Local de nascimento
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Locais de residência
California, USA
public speaker



WBCLIB | Feb 12, 2024 |
Does this question: "When is it right to die?" make you uncomfortable?
The Book by Joni Eareckson Tada by that title is written with wisdom, eloquence and heartfelt compassion. Joni masterfully takes up the issues surrounding the "right to die" questions, such as; Sucicide Euthanasia, Suffering
rbcarver | 2 outras críticas | Feb 7, 2024 |
I've never read anything written by Brother Lawrence. I enjoyed how author Joni Eareckson Tada included brief devotions from Brother Lawrence on the left side of the book, followed by Joni's commentary on the devotion on the right. The readings include 110. The book brilliantly integrates illustrations by Joni Eareckson Tada who created these incredible pen and ink drawings with her mouth.

I thought the book's introduction did a good job of summarizing Joni and Brother Lawrence's difficult journey. I knew Joni's destiny, but I did not know Lawrence's.

The simple technique of praying for Jesus' presence makes it easier for the reader to sense the ability we have to cling to joy and hope in the face of the daily grind, which frequently pulls us away from our true mission in life, which is to grow in our love for God and one another. Joni has a special way of expressing Jesus' love. I have always found her to be inspirational, and this new devotional provides even more positive insight.

Both suffered immensely, to overcome the obstacles in their lives, they learned to rely on their faith and ongoing communication with their Lord. This book filled me with comfort, encouragement, and a new insight on life.

Disclosure Material Connection: I requested and received a copy of this book from the publisher. I was not required to write a positive review. The opinions I have expressed are my own. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255 “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

Nora St. Laurent
TBCN Where Book Fun Begins!
The Book Club Network blog https://psalm516.blogspot.com/
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norastlaurent | 1 outra crítica | Dec 8, 2023 |
3.5 stars

"Let those who seek death with dignity beware, lest they lose life with dignity in the process." - C. Everett Koop, as quoted on p 23

Tada reminds readers that those who seek to end their own lives or the life of someone they love don't say that it is "right" to die when life is too expensive to live, when death is simply easier, or for academic discussion. These individuals are in severe pain and/or despair. (p 64)

She also speaks to readers about the value of life - all life - and God's authority over it and ability to work within it. These were the strongest points of the book, in my opinion, particularly for those who are already Christians.

I did feel that this book was missing something, but I can't put my finger on exactly what that is.

"God works in your life up until the final moment. It may appear that nothing is taking place in the life of a dying loved one, an individual in a coma, or someone with a severe disability, but God is not hindered from accomplishing His work in life just because nothing seems to be happening. The work of God is spiritual activity, often separated a long way from one's cerebral, neurological, or muscular activity. Only eternity will reveal the work that was accomplished." p 119

"God can definitely work in the lives of people who have no intellectual capacity. Just look at the example of John the Baptist. While he was yet in his mother's womb, he leaped for joy. And even at his birth, he was filled with the Holy Spirit. Obviously, God did not need the baby to be able to process complex thought in order to make Himself known." pp 148-149
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RachelRachelRachel | 2 outras críticas | Nov 21, 2023 |



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