Joi was born to Pastors John and Vanessa Frisby of The House of the Good Shepherd, Philadelphia, PA. She is the third eldest of five children. Joi is the wife of Elder Dartanion Hayward. They have been married for 15 years and share three children.


Joi is the author of Confidence in HIM and a devotion writer for, providing Word of Faith articles worldwide. 

As a full-time Daughter of the Most High God, wife, mother, theological student, employee and member of the Body of Christ, Joi knows and believes in the importance of balance. She is focused on living a life well pleasing to God, serving and supporting her husband, being the best mother to her children, accomplishing multiple levels of education, and exceeding the expectation of work assignments as an example to other working wives, mothers, and students.


Dartanion & Joi Hayward Ministries is a ministry dedicated to discipleship boldly calling believers to be the prompt, diligent, dedicated, sold out, tithe and offering bringing, vision embracing SOBER disciples of God. Their prayer is that every disciple will see the Word, hear the Word, understand the Word, and be converted in the Word as 1John 4:17 declares, as JESUS is so are WE in this world!

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Did you know you have been crowned? When you accept Jesus as your Lord, He places His glory, honor, and favor upon you. Everything you need is already on the inside of you. You can be completely confident that youwill become the King or Queenthat God has called you to be.

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