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When God Says No

Broken dreams can bring disappointment and suffering, yet God can use these times in the wilderness to humble our hearts and delight us with new beginnings.

God in the Stable

Take time to ponder the God of creation humbling Himself in the form of a human baby—not only to relate to us, but ultimately to save us.

When Tears Remain

Sooner or later, grief touches us all. In 2006 it pierced Luke and Jodi Veldt with the sudden death of their 13-year-old daughter. The loss shook his faith, yet drove Luke to the Scriptures for answers. This excerpt from Written in Tears and the material from counselor Jeff Olson share comfort and wisdom for grieving hearts from Psalm 103. The honest…

Out of the Ashes

During hardship and trouble, tough questions often arise: Where is God? How do I respond to difficulties? Is God both good and all-powerful? In the Discovery Series booklet Out of the Ashes by Bill Crowder, you’ll explore Job’s struggle with the problem of suffering. Through Job’s story, discover how you can trust God despite unanswered questions and gain a fresh perspective…

God's Protection of Women

Examine the history of marital abuse and find out what the Bible says concerning the protection of women.

When You Don't Know What To Say

Find out how to effectively minister to someone who is hurting.

After The Hurricane: A Biblical Response to Calamity

Find strength and guidance in the wake of disaster.

It's Not Fair

Find answers to restore your confidence in God, with this study of Psalm 73.

When Words Hurt

Examine the potential danger of words and the way to overcome the pain they can cause.

When Violence Comes Home: Help For Victims Of Spouse Abuse

Gain insight into the causes and effects of spousal abuse and how you can respond with godly intervention.

When Trust Is Lost: Healing For Victims Of Sexual Abuse

Find hope that leads to healing and peace for both victims and offenders of sexual abuse.

When Tragedy Strikes: Finding Security In A Vulnerable World

Discover how you can find hope and a sense of security to survive situations of violence, disaster, and tragedy.