• Is Being “Slain in the Spirit” Biblical?

    Insights Into Life

    Is Being “Slain in the Spirit” Biblical?

    Some charismatic churches advocate being “slain in the Spirit” as a genuine encounter with God’s Holy Spirit. But is this experience biblical? For readers who don’t... Read More

  • Is Cohabitation Before Marriage a Good Idea?

    Insights Into Life

    Is Cohabitation Before Marriage a Good Idea?

    Many assume that cohabitation before marriage is a good way to ensure the success of a relationship. But recent research finds that it is riskier than most think. What do these all have in... Read More

  • John 1:1: How Is the Word With God and Also God?

    Insights Into God & the Bible

    John 1:1: How Is the Word With God and Also God?

    The first chapter of John contains one of the most amazing statements about God in the Bible. It has confused many. What does it mean? In the first chapter of John, we immediately read:... Read More

  • Will the Crisis in Ukraine Lead to a European Military?

    Insights Into News & Prophecy

    Will the Crisis in Ukraine Lead to a European Military?

    Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has had ripple effects across the globe. Could Russian aggression lead to the formation of a unified European military? The world has reacted with shock... Read More

  • Are You Letting Your Light Shine on Social Media?

    Insights Into Life

    Are You Letting Your Light Shine on Social Media?

    We often say things on social media that we would never say in person. How can Christians avoid this and instead let their light shine on social media? “Why are we so nasty to each... Read More

  • Germany Begins Rearmament: A Turning Point in History?

    Insights Into News & Prophecy

    Germany Begins Rearmament: A Turning Point in History?

    Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has set off a chain reaction of events that few foresaw, including the rearmament of Germany. How does this relate to prophecy?   The sun has set on... Read More

  • What Is the Meaning of Romans 6:23?

    Insights Into Life

    What Is the Meaning of Romans 6:23?

    Romans 6:23 is a verse sometimes used to scare people about hell and encourage them about heaven. But what does Romans 6:23 really say and mean? “For the wages of sin is death, but the... Read More

  • Will Russia Invade Ukraine?

    Insights Into News & Prophecy

    Why Has Russia Invaded Ukraine?

    Russia has launched a major ground invasion of Ukraine. Why has Vladimir Putin invaded Ukraine? Where does this fit into prophecy? On Feb. 24, the world’s fears became a reality when... Read More

  • Is Vladimir Putin the Beast of Revelation?

    Insights Into News & Prophecy

    Is Vladimir Putin the Beast of Revelation?

    Russia’s aggression has caused some to ask if it could have an end-time prophetic role. Is Vladimir Putin the prophetic beast? Will the beast come from Russia? Many people are vaguely... Read More

  • 2 Peter 1:5-7: Spiritual Maturity Explained in Three Verses

    Insights Into Life

    2 Peter 1:5-7: Spiritual Maturity Explained in Three Verses

    In his second epistle, Peter encouraged Christians to grow in spiritual maturity by building eight character traits. How can you apply these traits? As Simon Peter neared the end of his... Read More

  • How Should a Christian Approach History?

    Insights Into News & Prophecy

    How Should a Christian Approach History?

    Why has the study of history become a touchy political issue with different sides emphasizing different facts? What is the biblical approach to history? In the past decade, what is taught... Read More

  • What Is the Meaning of Romans 8:28?

    Insights Into Life

    What Is the Meaning of Romans 8:28?

    Romans 8:28 is one of the most encouraging verses in the Bible. But what does Romans 8:28 mean? What hope can this verse give someone who’s suffering?  “And we know that... Read More

×

Discern is published every two months and is available in digital and print versions. Choose your preferred format to start your subscription.

Print subscriptions available in U.S., Canada and Europe

×

Please choose your region:

×

Discern Article Series

Christ Versus Christianity
Walk as He Walked
Christianity in Progress
Ask a Question