Category  |  Trust

"It ain't over 'til it's over" – Ed Dobson's Story

When Ed heard the diagnosis that he had only two to five years to live, he was forced to examine what he truly believed about God. But over a decade has passed since he received that death sentence, and he knows the Lord still has plans for him. Discover how Ed learned to live in the present where faith is found rather than in the future where fear resides. Find insight and inspiration for whatever trials come your way.

Where refuge can be found – Gary’s Story & Donald & Theresa’s Story

At age 67, Gary’s dream of climbing Mt. Everest came to an abrupt end when an unexpected sickness forced him off the mountain. But just when he thought he was safe, a massive earthquake hit Nepal. Lost in the darkening woods, Donald and Theresa share their family’s intense story of God’s provision in the midst of deadly circumstances. Discover how…

A lifeline for eternity – Shoa’s Story

Following an arranged marriage at 18, it wouldn’t take Shoa long to discover her new husband was a violent man. Listen to this former Muslim recount her escape out of a radical religious sect and into the loving embrace of Jesus Christ.

A broken heart mended – Gerard's Story

Gerard was a gifted athlete, successful businessman, and the head of a prominent Christian ministry. But nothing he had accomplished could prepare him for the death of his teenage son. Discover how God’s grace carried Gerard through his season of pain and grief.

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Learning to hear the heart of God–Marion Stroud’s Story

Marion cherished her free time, what little she had of it. As a wife, mother, and writer, it seemed she was always so busy! That’s why when the Lord laid it on her heart to give even more of herself by taking in two abandoned children, she hesitated. Marion shares how she learned that what God calls us to do,…

Who am I?–Atsuko’s Story & Kara’s Story

Many people struggle to find their true identity. For Kara, abuse and abandonment made her feel like an orphan her entire life. For Japanese-born Atsuko, it was her faith in Christ that made her feel like an outsider in her own culture. Discover how God gave each of these women stability and hope even when it seemed like their troubles…

“It’s the first time I ever felt loved”–Beckie’s Story

By suppressing the trauma of childhood abuse, Beckie thought she had long since moved on with her life. Discover how Beckie found the love, healing, and acceptance she’d been looking for at the foot of the cross. It’s a wonderful story of salvation and redemption.

Find out more of what the Bible says about "When Trust Is Lost."

Where is God in an F4 tornado?–Margie’s Story

When natural disasters strike, the results are often traumatic and can cause people to question God’s goodness. Margie recounts her personal experience surviving a devastating F4 tornado. Be inspired by this captivating story of God’s overwhelming faithfulness in the midst of tragedy.

Find out more of what the Bible says about “When Tragedy Strikes.”

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When God gets ahold of a dream–Rich’s Story

Proverbs 16:9 says, “In their hearts humans plan their course, but the Lord establishes their steps.” Rich and his twin brother set out to make it big in Hollywood, but the Lord had something better in mind. Hear how God intervened in their lives in a unique and surprising way.


He drew me out of deep waters–Judy's Story

When painful circumstances threaten our families, fear and worry are often our first response. Yet the Bible provides another perspective. Judy shares how God gave her peace in the midst of life’s storms. Find hope for your most difficult moments.

Originally the Discovery Series study booklet offered was "Surviving the Storms of Stress"; however, it is no longer available online. Please enjoy…