Life, Hope & Truth

Discern - July/August 2015

July/August 2015

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Water Woes
Water Woes

What is happening to our water supplies? Will shortages affect our health, economy and lead to more conflict? What does the Bible say about future water woes?

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A Pope of Surprises
A Pope of Surprises

Millions have been mesmerized by Pope Francis I. Few grasp the agenda that he has set out for the Vatican.


Consider This: Turn Around, Don’t Drown!
Consider This: Turn Around, Don’t Drown!

Physical and spiritual dangers surround us. Are the warnings being drowned out? Or will we heed them?

On What Rock Did Christ Build His Church?
On What Rock Did Christ Build His Church?

A major denomination claims its authority on the premise that Jesus founded His Church on Peter. But did “on this rock I will build My church” refer to Peter?

What’s on Your Golden Record?
What’s on Your Golden Record?

A recorded message NASA designed for aliens recently left the outer limits of our solar system. The recording raises a question vital to our lives.


Water in Bible Prophecy
Prophecy  Water in Bible Prophecy

The Bible describes terrible end-time plagues on the earth’s water systems; but after Jesus Christ’s return, fresh water will bring life even to barren lands.

4 Spiritual Laws That Are as Important as Gravity
Bible  4 Spiritual Laws That Are as Important as Gravity

The physical laws that govern our universe are constant, unchanging and essential for life—but the unseen spiritual laws are just as important. Do you know them?

Messiahs Message: Repent
Prophecy  Messiah’s Message: Repent

After explaining that the time was fulfilled and that the Kingdom of God was at hand, Jesus urged people to repent. What did He mean by this?

Is the Bible True? Proof 4: Fulfilled Prophecy
Bible  Is the Bible True? Proof 4: Fulfilled Prophecy

Can you confirm the validity of the Bible by taking specific prophecies and determining if they have been fulfilled exactly as written?

70th Anniversary: Learning From Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Prophecy  70th Anniversary: Learning From Hiroshima and Nagasaki

The horrors of nuclear war were unleashed 70 years ago this August. What have we learned and what do we have yet to learn to avoid a nuclear nightmare?

A Science Teacher’s Bold Confession
God  A Science Teacher’s Bold Confession

Although I’m a science teacher, I don’t believe in evolution. Let me give you two reasons why.



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