The devastating effects of immorality

by Greg Laurie -- In October 1993, a wildfire swept through Laguna Beach, California, and devastated entire neighborhoods. I remember seeing a photograph of one neighborhood where all that was left of more…

Contemporary idols

by Greg Laurie -- Some years ago, my wife and I were walking around Balboa Island in Newport Beach, California. There are a lot of beautiful homes on Balboa Island, and as more…

The source of our problems

by Greg Laurie -- When author William Kirkpatrick was a professor at Boston College, he started noticing signs of what he called moral illiteracy among his students. In his book, "Why Johnny more…

The life-giving 3:16

by Greg Laurie -- Most of us know the Bible verse John 3:16. But do most of us know why that statement was made, the context in which it was given and more…

How you're like a Fender Stratocaster

by Greg Laurie -- Awhile ago I read about a Fender Stratocaster guitar that sold for nearly $1 million at a New York City auction. I don't know how much this type more…

Another Great Awakening in America?

by Greg Laurie -- In 1947 Peter Marshall, chaplain of the U.S. Senate, said, "The choice before us is plain: Christ or chaos, conviction or compromise, discipline or disintegration." As we look more…

Where is America in end times prophecy?

by Greg Laurie -- I think we probably have more people than ever today who say they are "spiritual." If you were to ask someone, "Do you believe in God?" their answer more…

Things to remember when you're doubting

by Greg Laurie -- Has it ever seemed as though God had let you down? Has something happened that caused you to wonder where God was? Did you need an answer from more…

Why I'm a student of heaven

by Greg Laurie -- Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, the first human in space, reportedly said of his time there that he looked and looked but did not see God. (Of course, if more…