Life, Hope & Truth

Discern - November/December 2019

November/December 2019

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Surviving This Age of Anxiety
Surviving This Age of Anxiety

The term age of anxiety has been around for decades. Why are we still plagued by this seemingly unending problem? Is anxiety getting worse? Is there a solution? The Bible says there is! Listen

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China and Russia Forming an Alliance in the East
China and Russia Forming an Alliance in the East

China and Russia are creating a partnership that is poised to dominate Asia and challenge the West. Where might it lead? Listen


Keeping the World From Changing You
Keeping the World From Changing You

It might be interesting to consider when we’re going to die, but isn’t it more important to care how we’re going to live? Listen

Judge With Righteous Judgment
Judge With Righteous Judgment

There’s a lot of stigma attached to judging, but it’s not something a faithful Christian can avoid doing. How can we judge the way God wants us to judge? Listen

Part 2: The Rise of Counterfeit Christianity
Part 2: The Rise of Counterfeit Christianity

In the Olivet Prophecy, Jesus Christ warned of many trends that would intensify in the end times. One was the growing influence of counterfeit Christianity. Listen

By the Way: ​​​​​​​Fluctuat Nec Mergitur
By the Way: ​​​​​​​Fluctuat Nec Mergitur

A bold motto emblazoned on a Parisian wall brought to mind our mission as Christians. Listen


The Lord Is My Shepherd—and My Host!
God  The Lord Is My Shepherd—and My Host!

The beloved 23rd Psalm is rich in meaning. Take a closer look at both of David’s metaphors in this psalm and how they fit beautifully together. Listen

The Incarnation: How Christmas Hides Its Meaning
God  The Incarnation: How Christmas Hides Its Meaning

If Christmas is really about the birth of the Son of God, why do so many concentrate on Christmas shopping and whitewashed pagan customs, while so few focus on the incredible, life-changing truth of the incarnation? Listen

Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden
Life  Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden

Many people are familiar with the biblical account of God creating Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden. But do you know what it means for you? Listen

A Christian’s Guide to Fighting FOMO
Life  A Christian’s Guide to Fighting FOMO

Twenty years ago, we didn’t even have a word for it. Now it’s everywhere. FOMO can be crippling if you don’t have a battle plan ready. Listen

The Abyss of Moral Relativism
Discern  The Abyss of Moral Relativism

The ideas that truth is subjective and that morals can be decided by each person have pervaded our culture. But the results of moral relativism are truly bad. Listen



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