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How The Pursuit Of Happiness Can Lead To Sin

In the original draft of the American Declaration of Independence, Thomas Jefferson wrote that we have the inalienable right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of possessions. The committee changed the wording to "the pursuit of happiness."

PURPOSE: To help listeners think biblically about the pursuit of happiness.

In the original draft of the American Declaration of Independence, Thomas Jefferson wrote that we have the inalienable right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of possessions. The committee changed the wording to "the pursuit of happiness."

Reflect On The Significance Of Christmas And Rekindle Your Joy This Holiday Season

It’s easy to get wrapped up in the hustle and bustle of the holiday season. So often, Christmas day signals the end of a chaotic December . . . and little more. This Christmas day, enjoy a special edition of “Discover the Word.”

A Powerful Example Of Joy Amidst Suffering

It’s not easy being joyful when difficult circumstances confront you! Perhaps you’re going through a tough time and there’s no relief in sight.

Find Direction On How To Live The Life Of Faith

Engage in a thought-provoking discussion studying the Scriptures about the sacrifice Jesus made on the cross.

The Tentative Relationship Between Happiness And Possessions Part 8

Most of us know what it’s like to chase after something we’d love to own, only to discover that owning it doesn’t make us happy at all! It’s part of the study on the tenth commandment, “you shall not covet.”

A Refreshing Perspective On Joy Part 5

At the heart of Christmas is a celebration of the hope we have in Jesus Christ. This Christmas Day, add some good ol’ fashioned cheer to your holiday! There’s good news ahead . . .

Engaging Dialogue On The Theology Of Work Part 31

The Bible has a lot to say about our occupations, work ethic, and our perspective when it comes to earning a living.

Discover A Fresh Perspective On Your Occupation Part 43

For many, work is drudgery. It puts the food on the table, but doesn’t satisfy the inner need for purpose in our souls. Looking for energy to get through your daily assignments? Feel a little confused about the future?

Insights On Trusting God To Grow The Fruit Of The Spirit In Our Lives Part 6

There are men and women all over the world who show love and kindness, patience and self-control, and yet they don’t have a personal relationship with God.

A Thought-provoking Discussion On Galatians Chapter Five Part 8

As followers of God we’re called to live a life full of the fruits of the Spirit such as love, peace, and kindness. And as we align our attitudes and actions with God’s purposes, it impacts the way we respond to those around us.

What It Means To Restore Someone To The Faith With Gentleness And Grace Part 11

When you encounter someone who’s made a mistake, do you extend grace? Or stand in judgment?

Discover how to develop the fruit of the Spirit in your life Part 3

Love, joy, peace, patience; just a few of the fruits of the Spirit that we want more of in our lives. But how do we go about developing these qualities? Discover sound wisdom on biblical gardening. And the first step is to let God do the planting!

Discover how to fight worry, fear, and doubt Part 1

When troubles start to close in around us, and worry, fear, and doubt invade our hearts, God has given us a powerful tool to fight back! Join us as our special guest, Margaret Feinberg, discusses an unlikely weapon in our daily battles: joy!

Healing for wounded hearts and broken churches Part 2

God, the Great Physician, has a prescription for wounded hearts and broken churches: laughter! Discover today why a cheerful smile and joyous laughter are God's good medicine.

Whether we’re in pain or feeling good, we can always respond with joy! Part 3

How are you? Often our circumstances dictate how we answer that question. But join us today as we discover what it sounds like to always respond with joy!