King for a day

by Greg Laurie -- What makes you mad? Everyone gets ticked off by something. What really angers you? A lot of things that irritate me have to do with cell phones or more…

When God delays

by Greg Laurie -- Sometimes God doesn't answer our prayers the way we want him to. We want him to rush and bring something to us quickly. But God may have something more…

God's answer to fear

by Greg Laurie -- For a number of years, the reality show "Fear Factor" featured people who would compete against each other doing crazy stunts to win a grand prize. Here are more…

Seeking Jesus for the wrong reasons

by Greg Laurie -- Have you ever been tempted to cave in under the pressure of the crowd? If so, you may find yourself in a story found in John's gospel, Chapter more…

2 inescapable truths about God

by Greg Laurie -- Years ago I was invited to go to the Philippines and speak to Christian leaders from around the country and encourage them. Even though we were just finishing more…

Praying with passion and precision

by Greg Laurie -- In times of trouble, we often turn to the book of Psalms, and so we should. When Jonah was swallowed by the great fish, he cried out words more…

2 essentials for a strong marriage

by Greg Laurie -- When you get married you become many things. You become a husband or a wife. Eventually you may become a mother or a father, even a grandmother or more…

How to know what God wants for you

by Greg Laurie -- I have been a Christian since 1970. I wish I could say that after all these years of walking with God, I have discovered the foolproof, one-two-three plan more…

The oven of adversity

by Greg Laurie -- When I was a boy, I lived with my grandparents for a number of years. They came from Arkansas, and they were very old-fashioned in every way. I more…

What worship is – and isn't

by Greg Laurie -- At the church where I pastor in Southern California, we went out into the community and asked people, "What or whom do you worship?" We received some pretty more…