Standing your ground when temptation comes

by Greg Laurie -- Philips Brooks said that "character may be manifested in the great moments, but it is made in the small ones." Hardship, temptation and tragedy will come into your more…

Is your worldview truly Christian?

by Greg Laurie -- Christian philosopher Francis Schaeffer wrote, "As Christians we are not only to know the right worldview, the worldview that tells us the truth of what is, but consciously more…

Can people really change?

by Greg Laurie -- Years ago my son Christopher came home one day with a rat on his shoulder. He had bought it at a pet shop because he thought it was more…

The king of empty pursuits

by Greg Laurie -- In 1999 a documentary called "Trekkies" was released, featuring people who are obsessed with the TV series "Star Trek" and the movies based on it. Among them was more…

Spiritually dialing 911

by Greg Laurie -- Let's say it was late at night and you heard a noise downstairs. You were frightened. What would you do? Most of us would pick up the phone more…

Don't confuse grace with leniency

by Greg Laurie -- I remember being a guest on a radio show when someone called in and asked, "Do you think we will see Nebuchadnezzar in heaven?" The caller was referring more…

God will always have the last word

by Greg Laurie -- There is probably no story in the Bible more ridiculed than that of Jonah and the whale. The problem is that we focus so much on the whale, more…

Finding hope in hopeless times

by Greg Laurie -- There was a time when those of us in the United States lived in a bubble of sorts, feeling as though we were somehow immune to problems around more…

A superhero called dad

by Greg Laurie -- I want to talk to you about a different kind of superhero today. He is simply called dad. I am not just talking about biological fathers; I am more…