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Is living by faith a waste of time? Part 4

A life of faith means we may not see the results right away, or even in our lifetime. Today on "Discover the Word," our hosts and our special guest Torrey Robinson talk about faith and trials. Is it worth it? You bet it is!

How God causes us to produce good fruit Part 2

Some grapevines need to experience stress to develop good grapes, and the same principle can be applied to the trials we have in our own lives. The unwelcome stress and struggle may be God's way of pruning you to produce fruit. Don't miss this conversation on "Discover the Word."

The Place of Testing

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Growth and maturity come only with the passing of time and in the presence of…

Strength and comfort in times of great sorrow Part 4

What is the psalm most frequently heard at funerals? You guessed it: Psalm 23. Today on "Discover the Word," our special guest Jean Syswerda discusses how praying the psalms in our darkest hour can make a difference.

Trusting God when life turns upside down and sideways Part 2

Join us today as we talk about getting through grief and how the Bible gives hope when we find ourselves in the valley of the shadow of death. Don't miss this important conversation!

How do we survive heart-rending grief? Part 1

When we go through a dark night of the soul, it can feel like God has abandoned us, like He's hiding from our troubles. Join us today with our special guest, Jean Syswerda, as we learn how to pray the psalms during times of pain.

How can we be confident in the security of God? Part 4

Even though God has promised to always be with us, we still experience pain, suffering, and hardships. So how can we be confident in the security of God? Discover the answer to that question today in our study of Psalm 91.

Discover God's promises in Psalm 91 Part 1

In Scripture, God seems to promise to protect and defend those who put their trust in Him. Yet Christians still get sick, deal with disaster, and go through trials. Join us today as we discover God's promises in Psalm 91 and how they apply to God's people.

Do you need a place of escape? Part 5

We all need a place of safety to run to, a place where we can find shelter from the storms of life. Join us today as we discover a true sanctuary from trouble in Psalm 55.

Discover the backstory to Psalm 55 Part 4

The Psalms express feelings of joy and pain we've all experienced. That may be why they're loved by so many people. Join us on "Discover the Word" today as we dive into Psalm 55, a song about the agony of betrayal.

Are you trying to run the other way? Part 3

Faced with growing stress and mounting troubles, a typical response is to try and run the other way. Today we'll take a closer look at Psalm 55, which describes David's wish to escape his problems. Is that where you are?

Understanding the silence of God Part 2

Hardships and troubles can make a lot of noise in our lives, but it seems like it makes it worse when we feel like God is staying quiet! Join us as we continue studying Psalm 55 and David's plea, "God, please talk to me!"

An encouraging conversation about a song of desperation Part 1

Have you ever felt buried under the weight of daily struggles? Ever felt overwhelmed by the troubles you're going through? Then you can definitely relate to Psalm 55! Join us for an encouraging conversation as we take a look at David's song of desperation.

How to be thankful for things that go wrong Part 10

When blessing come our way, we're grateful to God. But what about when things go wrong in life? On "Discover the Word" today, our hosts explain why we should thank God for adversity. Because it is often a precursor to God's greater plan!

Are you facing a disaster you can’t handle? Part 9

After being imprisoned, shipwrecked, and stranded, Paul could have easily given in to panic. Yet he remained at peace during the entire disaster. Today on "Discover the Word" we'll be taking a look at the biblical principle for crisis management.