The problem with (some) Christians

by Greg Laurie -- A pastor who boarded a bus one Monday morning paid his fare and took his seat before he realized the bus driver had given him a lot of more…

Pray with persistence

by Greg Laurie -- We have a secret weapon in the church. It is called prayer. And when all other doors may remain closed, one door is always open: the door into more…

Is God good?

by Greg Laurie -- "God is good. ..." We hear this statement usually in conjunction with good news or at a celebration of some kind. Also, the Bible tells us again and more…

Why the cross?

by Greg Laurie -- I came across a list the other day of the worst inventions of all time. Among them were a detachable dog sack, which allows you to drive with more…

A blueprint for transformation

by Greg Laurie -- It seems that a lot of churches today are in a race as to who can have the biggest church or the fastest-growing church or even the "coolest" more…

When life brings a shipwreck

by Greg Laurie -- Apparently, the apostle Paul wasn't above saying, "I told you so." In a severe storm at sea, after all the cargo had been jettisoned and the crew had more…

1 of my top-5 Bible verses

by Greg Laurie -- People often ask me what my favorite Bible verse is. While it's difficult to narrow it down to only one, I can say that among the top five more…

When God's will includes 'shipwrecks'

by Greg Laurie -- I have never been literally shipwrecked, but I have been through some pretty rough seas. I've had my share of hardships in life. More than many? Perhaps. But more…

Are you almost Christian?

by Greg Laurie -- Almost is an interesting word that we tend to use with a fair degree of versatility. We sometimes use it when we are delaying something, when we are more…