• Festivals, Feasts And The Heart Of God

    August 10, 2020

    Have you ever noticed how many parties there are in the Bible? How many festivals and feasts and weddings and celebrations? Why would that be? Today on Discover the Word, the team looks at various Scriptures where there’s a celebration as they consider the heart of the “Party God” who is behind them all. Take […]

  • God’s Blessing In The Wilderness

    February 2, 2019

    What is a benediction? Is it a church formality? A magical invocation? Today on Discover the Word, Mart DeHaan, Elisa Morgan, Bill Crowder, and Daniel Ryan Day examine one of the most well-known benedictions in Scripture . . . given to the Israelites in the wilderness.

  • “The Power of the Spirit”

    October 31, 2016

    The Trinity—God being three-in-one—is a hard concept to grasp. On one level, it’s impossible to fully comprehend this divine mystery. And yet, each member of the Godhead has a unique place in our lives, including the Person of the Holy Spirit! Today on Discover the Word, the group will begin this week’s series called, “The […]

  • What kind of life does God desire for us?

    July 28, 2015

    Life has a way of shaking up our stability, and it is times like this that reveal where we place our trust. God desires for us a life of wholeness, a life of being complete. But how we get there is very important.

  • Obtaining peace during times of conflict

    July 27, 2015

    Jesus said He came that we might have abundant life. The problem for us is that sometimes we think “abundant” means “easy.” Join us for an encouraging conversation about the issue of peace during times of conflict. Incredible lessons can be learned from Jesus’ last night with His disciples.

  • Ever wonder what happened to Simon of Cyrene after he carried the cross?

    March 27, 2015

    Many characters in the Bible appear, participate in God’s grand story, and then seemingly vanish from Scripture. Today on Discover the Word, let’s do a little biblical speculation about the end of Simon of Cyrene’s story. Discover some intriguing possibilities in our conversation!

  • How do you view serving others?

    March 26, 2015

    Sometimes we raise our hand and volunteer. Other times, it can seem like we’re pushed into helping. Join us today as we discover how Simon of Cyrene came to carry Jesus’ cross.

  • Discover how one man’s holiday trip with his sons was interrupted by a Savior bearing a cross

    March 25, 2015

    Do your holiday celebrations ever go as planned? Doesn’t it seem like there is always some sort of disruption that gets in the way? Our study continues as we discover how Simon’s holiday was interrupted.

  • Looking at the events around Jesus’ crucifixion through the eyes of Simon of Cyrene

    March 24, 2015

    Jesus said, “Pick up your cross, and follow me.” Join us for a fascinating discussion as we discover more about the man who picked up Jesus’ cross.

  • Who was Simon of Cyrene and why is his perspective so important?

    March 23, 2015

    Two thousand years after the event, we still marvel at the death of Jesus. This week we are invited to walk around in the sandals of Simon of Cyrene as we follow Jesus towards Calvary.