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Praying for others is risky business Part 4

The apostle Paul wrote to the Philippians, “I have you in my heart.” As a model for how we are to pray for others, those words may be the most powerful ever spoken. Today on "Discover the Word," we'll talk about how just as faith takes risk so does love. Find out why loving others and praying for them is risky business on "Discover the Word"!

Let's take one final look at the blind man in John chapter 9, from the perspective of Jesus Part 5

In the dark, it’s hard to see anything clearly. It’s only when the light is turned on that everything comes into focus. Let's take one final look at the blind man in John chapter 9, from the perspective of Jesus, the Light of the World. See this passage with new eyes.

A challenge to change our perspective on those in need Part 3

Some saw him as a culprit to blame. Others viewed him as a mystery to solve. But the religious leaders saw the blind man in John chapter 9 as a problem to avoid! Do we view them as people to love or interruptions to ignore?

An important discussion about the dangers of exploiting others Part 2

Ever notice how easy it is to mix up our priorities? It happens when we love things and use people, instead of loving people and using things!

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.

Let’s conclude our study on the Roman centurion in Matthew 8 Part 5

Want to know how to shock and amaze God? This soldier said something that astonished Jesus, and in so doing, gave us an inspiring example.

Let’s continue our study on the Roman centurion in Matthew 8 Part 3

It’s been said that the best test of a person’s character is how he treats people who have nothing to offer. How this soldier cared for those close to him is a good example for all of us!

Discover a Roman soldier’s love for God’s people, and the faith that selfless compassion reveals Part 2

It’s easy to love those who love you back. But it’s much harder to love those who despise you!

Let’s explore Jesus’ final answer to the question, What is the greatest commandment? Part 5

No matter what question was thrown at Him, Jesus had an answer. And in Mark chapter 12, Jesus gave an explanation so insightful, the leaders and teachers were left speechless! Don’t miss the wrap up of our study in Mark 12.

Discover how at the heart of God’s laws is His desire for a loving relationship Part 4

Some people think God is all about rules and regulations. Be a part of the discussion from Mark chapter 12

Discover how the actions of loving God cause a reaction of loving others! Part 3

What do Isaac Newton’s third law of motion and the greatest biblical commandment have in common? Discover a biblical principle at work.

How Jesus summarizes the entire law of God into one simple command Part 2

Jewish tradition teaches that there are 613 different commandments in the Bible. That’s one long list of rules! More from our study in Mark chapter 12.

It’s all about love Part 1

A well-known band once sang, “all you need is love.” Turns out, they weren’t far off! Let's begin a brand new study in Mark chapter 12. Discover how Jesus takes every law and commandment, and boils it down into one simple concept!

What will your legacy be? Part 14

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!