Discern - March/April 2023 Discern

March/April 2023 Discern

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Why Sex Matters: The Architect’s Design
Why Sex Matters: The Architect’s Design

How should human sexuality work? Consider the old adage: If you want to know how something should work, make sure you read the instructions.

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When They Say, “Peace and Safety!” Then Sudden Destruction
When They Say, “Peace and Safety!” Then Sudden Destruction

God warns of sudden destruction, yet many ignore the dangers and continue as though things were normal. How can you escape the terrible prophesied events? Listen


What Does the Bible Say About Gender Identity?
Relationships  What Does the Bible Say About Gender Identity?

There was a time when sex and gender were synonymous. Things have changed—but have they changed for the better? What does the Designer say about gender?

The Purpose of Creation
God  The Purpose of Creation

People have different ideas about the universe. What does the Bible say about why it exists? If God created everything for a purpose, what’s the purpose of creation? Listen

Present Your Bodies a Living Sacrifice
Change  Present Your Bodies a Living Sacrifice

The apostle Paul instructed members of the church at Rome to “present your bodies a living sacrifice.” How is that possible, and what did Paul mean? Listen

Repentance: Being Cut to the Heart
Change  Repentance: Being Cut to the Heart

Peter’s sermon had an effect on thousands. How did he cause them to be cut to the heart? What importance does being cut to the heart hold for today? Listen

When a Friend Leaves the Faith
Life  When a Friend Leaves the Faith

How should we respond when friends leave the faith—when others drift away or choose to leave the Church Jesus founded and take a different path? Listen

Jesus Cleanses the Temple
God  Jesus Cleanses the Temple

Jesus’ confrontation with the moneychangers in the temple is well-known. But why did He cleanse the temple? What can we learn from His actions? Listen



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