Hope in a hopeless world

by Greg Laurie -- In 2002, Paramount Pictures released the film "The Sum of All Fears," a story about a terrorist group that gets hold of a nuke and detonates it, trying more…

God in pursuit

by Greg Laurie -- Years ago my son Jonathan, who was 3 or 4 at the time, got lost in a hotel. He loved to push the button for the elevator, and more…

Sin: It starts with a thought

by Greg Laurie -- Oscar Wilde said, "I can resist everything except temptation." That's the problem with temptation. It's so tempting. But sometimes we unnecessarily put ourselves in the way of it. more…

How to conquer a giant in your life

by Greg Laurie -- We all have giants that we face in life, things that may seem like insurmountable problems. It may be something we're afraid of or something we're under the more…

Why Christians should expect persecution

by Greg Laurie -- During a period in church history from A.D. 100 to 314, literally thousands and thousands of courageous Christian men, women and even children sealed their fate with their more…

How adversity makes us stronger

by Greg Laurie -- I was never very athletic, but when I was a kid, I always wanted to be an athlete. That is probably because the girls on my high school more…

What Christians can do for America

by Greg Laurie -- What is true of any civilization that ultimately collapsed or was overcome by a foreign power is that it first fell apart from the inside. The landscape of more…

Christ, not karma

by Greg Laurie -- Have you ever been insulted? Have you have been taken advantage of or hurt by someone else? Has someone ever wished you ill? If not, I'm wondering whether more…

A faithful dad: Today's unsung hero

by Greg Laurie -- According to one study, Americans make 11.3 percent more phone calls on Mother's Day than on any other day of the year. Moms get a lot of acknowledgment more…