Lying – an American epidemic

by Greg Laurie -- When authors James Patterson and Peter Kim set out to write their book, "The Day America Told the Truth," they didn't realize how much Americans lied. But their more…

Are we now in 'Noah's day'?

by Greg Laurie -- The Doomsday Clock, watched over by a group of scientists, has been a symbol of nuclear danger since 1947. Any time the keepers of the Clock believe that more…

A Declaration of Dependence

by Greg Laurie -- The United States of America just celebrated its 233rd birthday. Imagine what kind of world we would live in today if there had never been a USA. There more…

The departure of 2 icons

by Greg Laurie -- As we all know, two American icons passed into eternity on the last Thursday of June, 2009 – Farrah Fawcett and Michael Jackson. Farrah Fawcett was once regarded more…

How to mess up your life

by Greg Laurie -- You could describe him as the hedonist extraordinaire. He was highly educated, yet he went on unbelievable drinking binges. He chased after women like there was no tomorrow. more…

Encouragement for imperfect dads

by Greg Laurie -- It is my opinion that a man who honors the vows he made to his wife and who stands by his children and grandchildren is the unsung hero more…

Heaven: The real thing

by Greg Laurie -- When you have had someone close to you die, especially a child, everything changes. You see life much differently. And although it has been almost 11 months now more…

The tug of heaven

by Greg Laurie -- Ever since childhood, I have loved pretty much all things Disney. Like many of my generation, I was raised on the "Mickey Mouse Club." Then there was the more…

Do-it-yourself deities

by Greg Laurie -- What are you the most passionate about in life? What do you find yourself thinking about more than anything else? What one thing, if it were taken away more…

The surprising truth about happiness

by Greg Laurie -- A common misperception about Christians is that our lives are basically boring. People associate Christianity with the things they no longer are supposed to do if they are more…