Series The Beatitudes

For the next two weeks, be part of the Discover the Word group as they consider the opening of Jesus’ most famous message—the Sermon on the Mount. Why is that part of the Sermon called "the Beatitudes?" Bill Crowder leads Mart DeHaan and Elisa Morgan and Daniel Ryan Day in discovering why these statements of blessing are pivotal for understanding life in Christ’s kingdom, and while they do not tell us how to be blessed, they do focus on what the blessed life looks like.

Dates May 4-15, 2020
# of Programs 10
At The Table Mart DeHaan, Elisa Morgan, Bill Crowder and Daniel Ryan Day
Share Via
Part 1 - 05/04/20

Discover Why The Sermon On The Mount Is Profoundly Important

There have been some great speeches throughout history,  the Gettysburg Address, Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech. But none can quite compare to Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount. Today on Discover the Word, we explore why the Beatitudes at the beginning of that Sermon are profoundly important for every time and every context. Join us today for Discover the Word!

Part 2 - 05/05/20

What Does The Blessed Life Look Like?

We often say that we’re “blessed.” Or tell others, “God bless you.” But what exactly does “blessed” mean? Today on Discover the Word, we will discuss the Beatitudes, in which Jesus gives eight surprising statements of what the blessed life looks like. Pull up a chair to the table, today for Discover the Word!

Part 3 - 05/06/20

What Does It Mean To Be Poor In Spirit?

The word “poor” usually refers to someone without money or other material means. But what does it mean to be “poor in spirit”?  Today on Discover the Word, the team will prompt us to consider our “spiritual bankruptcy,” and respond by looking to the One who can fill our emptiness. Tune in today for Discover the Word!

Part 4 - 05/07/20

Experiencing God’s Comfort

Whether it’s a death, a broken relationship, or the loss of some material thing, a loss is one of the most devastating situations a person can face. Yet in our sorrow, God brings comfort. Today on Discover the Word, we discuss how we can experience God’s comfort no matter our circumstance. Join us today on Discover the Word!

Part 5 - 05/08/20

God’s Kingdom Belongs To The Humble And Meek

We live in a generation where power is a virtue and gentleness is looked on as weak. But Jesus turned that mindset upside down! Today on Discover the Word, we consider why God’s kingdom belongs not to the strong and aggressive, but to the humble and meek. Another thought-provoking discussion on the Beatitudes, today on Discover the Word!

Part 6 - 05/11/20

To Be Truly Hungry And Thirsty

In some parts of the world, food is in abundance, and clean water is just a faucet away. But in other parts of the world, people face a very different reality. Today on Discover the Word, we consider what it means to be truly hungry and thirsty, both physically and spiritually. Join us for a study on “The Beatitudes,” today on Discover the Word!

Part 7 - 05/12/20

Discover How The Bible Defines Mercy

The words “mercy,” “grace,” “forgiveness,” and “compassion” all have similar, yet distinct meanings.  So how exactly does the Bible define “mercy”? Today on Discover the Word, we will discuss what it means to be merciful and to receive mercy. Another fascinating conversation on “The Beatitudes,” coming up today on Discover the Word!

Part 8 - 05/13/20

“Blessed Are The Pure In Heart, For They Will See God”

A loving action becomes tainted if the motivation behind it isn’t pure. That’s why purity matters. Today on Discover the Word, we consider what Jesus meant when He said, “Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.”  Pull up a chair to the table for another conversation about “The Beatitudes,” today on Discover the Word!

Part 9 - 05/14/20

Jesus Calls Us To Be Peacemakers

Conflicts regularly arise on a global scale between world powers and on a personal level between neighbors, families, and coworkers. Is there any hope for peace amidst all the strife? Today on Discover the Word, the team considers why Jesus calls us to be “peacemakers.” Take your seat at the table, today on Discover the Word!

Part 10 - 05/15/20

The Cost Of Following Jesus

Every day, countless individuals around the world face persecution in the name of Jesus, some even to the point of death. So why would Jesus call the persecuted “blessed”? Today on Discover the Word, we consider the cost of following Jesus. Don’t miss the final conversation on “The Beatitudes” today on Discover the Word!

Recent Series

Beloved

At The Table Mart DeHaan, Elisa Morgan, Bill Crowder and Daniel Ryan Day
# of Programs 5
Study Guide PDF Download

The Ascension

At The Table Mart DeHaan, Elisa Morgan, Bill Crowder and Daniel Ryan Day
# of Programs 5
Study Guide PDF Download

In Pursuit of Jesus: Discipled by Jesus

At The Table Mart DeHaan, Elisa Morgan, Bill Crowder and guest Robert Gelinas
# of Programs 10
Study Guide PDF Download
Interested in broadcasting Discover the Word on your radio station? Click here to contact us