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Let's lean on the promise of mercy

The Bible warns us, “You reap what you sow.” The Old Testament character, Jacob, planted quite a few destructive seeds within his family. The result of which should have been a harvest of pain. Discover how Jacob received what he didn’t deserve, an outpouring of God’s grace!

Discover how what looks like favoritism is actually a sovereign plan to bless the entire world

There is an entire nation of individuals identified in Scripture as “God’s chosen people.” But where did this divine favoritism come from? Let's go back to the origins of Israel, and God’s promises to His people.

Where do we turn when life gets out of hand?

It’s a dad’s job to fix what’s broken. But what can a father do when he’s powerless to heal his own family? Let's look at a conversation between Jesus and a desperate dad with an overwhelming need.

What will your legacy be?

Each day we write another chapter in our own personal legacy. So when you finally leave this earth, what kind of story will you leave behind? Let's discuss how we want to be remembered, and that’s as people who were loved!

Find healing in embracing brokenness

Ever been to a “shame party”? It’s a solitary event where we mentally relive all our regrets, mistakes, and disappointments. A candid conversation of personal experiences with pity parties, and how to decline those invitations.

Discover reasons to rejoice even when life is falling apart

A happy family. A fulfilling career. A fruitful ministry. It’s easy to be grateful for things that go well. Being thankful for the events that turn our life upside down, now that’s tough! A study on “The Beauty of Broken.”

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?

Discover the healing found in surrender

How do we respond when a loved one doesn’t live up to our expectations? The Discover the Word group share personal experiences with letting go, and allowing Jesus to touch their family members’ hearts

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."

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.

Discover the power in the loving, forgiving life of a follower of Christ

It’s not uncommon, when we’ve been hurt, to respond by lashing out, to crave retribution for the pain that’s been caused. But God says there’s a better way.

How to find freedom from bitterness in hurtful situations

What happens when someone has wounded you deeply, and you’ve confronted them, but they won’t acknowledge the pain they’ve caused?

How repentance plays a key role in our ability to forgive

Is forgiveness unconditional? Join the “Discover the Word” team along with a special guest, as they discuss the timely topic of repentance and forgiveness.

Experiencing Christ’s forgiveness and extending it to others

There are times when forgiveness seems impossible. You may be in a fractured relationship right now, unsure if things can be mended.