Category  |  Relating To Others

How to repair and reinforce sibling relationships with biblical love

They were the people we grew up with. And whether we enjoyed a close relationship with our siblings, or never really knew them, sometimes our brothers and sisters are the hardest people to love! Ready to reconnect with your family?

How to offer God’s forgiveness to those who’ve hurt us the most

Is there a family hurt you can’t seem to get past? A word, an action, or a mistake that makes forgiveness seem impossible?

Let’s look at why every family needs the healing touch of the Savior

Whether it’s a troubled marriage, rebellious children, or generational sin, we may think our brokenness is unusual for a Christian family. Discover that family fractures are typical in every home! Let's look at "The Beauty of Broken."

How the fractured parts of our families bring us closer to God

When a prized possession in our home shatters, we’re prone to simply throw away the pieces. Thankfully, that’s not what God does with broken things! Looking to put the pieces back together in your family?

Why “Lord, have mercy” should be our daily request

What is the one thing you ask God for the most? Protection for your family? Food on the table? It’s the conclusion of a study on “The Mercy Prayer.”

God’s faithfulness and new friends

For years Bill Crowder has been a contributing author to “Our Daily Bread” and longtime friend to RBC Ministries. Let's introduce Bill to the “Discover the Word” family as our newest team member. Celebrating God’s faithfulness and meeting new friends.

To see the special chapel where Haddon and Alice were honored, click on the "read more" link.

Let’s look at how Jesus summarized everything written in the Old Testament!

It took the entire Old Testament to include all the writings of the Law and the prophets. But is it possible to condense all that wisdom into one simple statement? A look at “The Golden Rule.”

A conversation about God’s plan for women

What is God’s vision for women? Does He have a special purpose for them in the kingdom? Carolyn Custis James explored these pressing questions, and the result is a thoughtful book titled, "Half the Church." Let's sit down with Carolyn James to discuss this.

What Ruth’s commitment can show us about our commitment to Christ

When we put our trust in Jesus Christ, we turn from our old life and embrace a new one. Let's examine the ramifications of Ruth’s commitment to her mother-in-law and what we can learn from it.

How Ruth’s commitment can reflect the marriage vows of a man and woman

In the book of Ruth chapter one, Ruth tells her mother-in-law, “Where you go I will go . . . Your God will be my God.”

Practical Ways To Support Those Who Teach Us The Word Of God

We see our pastors every Sunday, and perhaps at a Bible study during the week, but often it’s easy to forget that the Bible calls us to care for the shepherds of the church.

What Are The Characteristics Of A Thriving Congregation?

Love, joy, peace, patience . . . these are important qualities to have not only in yourself, but in the church you attend.

How Are The Fruit Of The Spirit Evidenced In Our Lives?

Ever compare yourself to those around you and feel like you’re missing the mark? Well, according to God’s Word, our focus should be on the growth in our own life. Let's continue a series of discussions on the fruit of the Spirit, and how they are evidenced in the life of a follower of God.

The Dangers Of Comparing Ourselves To Others

When we compare ourselves to others either we puff up with pride over our virtues, or deflate as we dwell on our weaknesses. Our benchmark should be God’s standards, and not the men and women around us.

Discover A Fresh Perspective To Dealing With People In A Loving Way

It’s not easy to confront someone who has strayed from the faith. But at times, confrontation is necessary.