Discern - July/August 2021

July/August 2021

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A World Adrift With No Moral Compass
A World Adrift With No Moral Compass

Morals and values are in flux today. Opinions about what is right and wrong divide nations and generations. Is there a solution to the moral confusion? Listen

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Australia/China Trade Dispute Turns Into a Diplomatic Brawl
Australia/China Trade Dispute Turns Into a Diplomatic Brawl

Increasing provocations, tariffs and economic muscle-flexing have relations between Australia and China in a deep freeze. How did it happen? Where will it lead? Listen


Is Back to Normal Good?
Change  Is Back to Normal Good?

After the COVID-19 crisis, many look forward to life returning to normal. But what will the “new normal” look like, and is this a good thing? Yes! And, No! Listen

Is Your Faith Misplaced?
Change  Is Your Faith Misplaced?

Does faith mean we believe that God will answer our prayers exactly as we asked? Or does faith in God mean accepting His answer, whatever it is? Listen

Live Long and Prosper
Relationships  Live Long and Prosper

It was designed as an alien greeting, but it expresses a deeply human desire. It’s a wish God desires to fulfill. What must we do to “live long and prosper”? Listen

Family Influence: How to Provide Sound Family Leadership
Relationships  Family Influence: How to Provide Sound Family Leadership

How much influence do you have in your family? The examples of Rahab and Achan provide timeless lessons about how we can impact our loved ones. Listen

The Inescapable Power of Influence
Life  The Inescapable Power of Influence

The Bible has a lot to say about the power of influence. What can we do to avoid being negatively influenced and to seek positive influence? Listen

What Is the Real Meaning of the Parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus?
Life  What Is the Real Meaning of the Parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus?

The parable of Lazarus and the rich man can seem to tell of men going to heaven and hell after death. But is that the real meaning and lesson of this parable? Listen



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