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Elisha’s strange miracles Part 16

The Old Testament prophet Elisha performed some pretty strange miracles. Like the one where he threw flour in a pot of stew to remove the poison so a bunch of prophets-in-training could eat it. Entertaining story, but what relevance could this story have to us? Today on "Discover the Word," we will continue the discussion on “The Miraculous Life of Elisha.” Join the study today on "Discover the Word"!

Let’s ponder Jesus’ request for workers Part 4

Face-to-face with the desperate needs of people we know, we might pray that God brings them comfort. But could God be asking us to be the ones to meet their need? Are we willing to say, “Lord, send me”?

Discover why we can be confident in the friendship of God Part 5

There are times when our prayers seem to bounce right off the ceiling instead of reaching God’s ear. And in those moments, it’s difficult not to feel abandoned. Comparing a current story of alienation with the story of Job.

Personal Stories Of God’s Provision Part 49

When you look back, do you see the hand of God working in your life? His faithfulness in the past gives us confidence to push through difficulties in the present and the future. Find the courage to keep pressing ahead.

Are You Struggling To Trust God With Your Future? Part 48

The Old Testament is full of stories about God’s faithfulness. And yet, even after He performed miracles, His people still doubted God’s ability to provide! Are we a bit like those ancient Israelites?

A Discussion About The Basic Elements Of Poetry In The Old Testament Part 17

Have you ever tried to write your own psalm? Well, according to the team at “Discover the Word,” it’s a great way to express your heart to God . . . and can be a meaningful form of worship. Enjoy a creative and inspirational discussion.

Trying To Earn God’s Blessing? Part 31

We live in an achievement-driven world. We earn our status, buy our happiness, and strive for instant gratification. And sometimes this mentality leaks into our worship of God.

The Important Role Faith Plays In Our Lives Part 1

Faith is an integral part of the life of a follower of God. Hear about real-life examples of faith.

Do You Feel Like You’ve Got A Long Way To Go In Your Relationship With God? Part 76

When we see God consistently come through for us over time, our trust in Him grows. We aren’t expected to take huge leaps of faith early on . . . instead our faith grows over time.

 

Is God Enough? A Thought-provoking Discussion On This Profound Question Part 73

Now, here’s an honest question. Is God enough? Without the promise of good health, financial security, even the promise of Heaven . . . is God enough?

Are We Following God Because We Love Him, Or Because Of What He Can Offer In Return? Part 72

What’s your view of God? A cosmic Santa Claus, of sorts? Someone who rewards you for good behavior?

There Are Difficulties In Letting Go, Whether Your Child Is In Kindergarten Or College Part 66

It’s difficult to release our children into God’s care, isn’t it? But as parents, that’s what we’re called to do, as we send them off into the world.

When We Trust God's Plan, We Find Hope To Carry Us Through Life Part 44

Jeremiah 29:11 states “ ‘For I know the plans I have for you,’ declares the Lord, ‘. . . plans to give you a hope and a future.’ ” This is not an idle promise.

 

The Rewards Are Plentiful When We Rely On God's Provision Part 43

In an era of fast food, drive thru ATMs, and cell phones . . . waiting is not a popular pastime. And yet, God often asks us to wait on His timing for things to occur. Whether it’s awaiting the fulfillment of a promise, or anticipating His direction for your life . . . God’s timing is perfect.

The Key To A Life Of Faith Part 29

The Bible often points to Abraham as the prime example of how a person of faith should live. Do you want a vibrant spiritual life?