New Hosts for Discover the Word

New Hosts for Discover the Word

Meet Bill and Elisa, new hosts of Discover the Word

bill logoBill Crowder joined the RBC Ministries staff after more than 20 years as a pastor. As vice president of teaching content, Bill CrowderBill works closely with Mart DeHaan providing evaluation of RBC’s biblical content for various ministry efforts. Additionally, Bill spends much of his time in a Bible-conference ministry around the world, serving RBC offices and their outreach to local communities. He is a contributing writer for the Our Daily Bread devotional, has written many Bible-study booklets for RBC’s Discovery Series, and has published several books with Discovery House Publishers. Bill has also spent the last several years as the on-air teaching chaplain for RBC’s weekly national radio program Sports Spectrum. Bill and his wife, Marlene, have five adult children and several grandchildren.


Elisa Morgan was named by Christianity Today as one of the top 50 women influencing today’s church and culture and is one of today’s most sought-after authors, speakers, and leaders. She has authored over 15 books on mothering, spiritual formation, and evangelism. For 20 years, Elisa Morgan served as CEO of MOPS International.

Elisa is married to Evan (Senior Vice President of Global Ministry Efforts for RBC Ministries), and they have two adult children and one grandchild who live near them in Denver, Colorado. Contact Elisa at

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