'Born again' – what's it really mean?

by Greg Laurie -- Many are fascinated in our culture today by the lives of the beautiful people: the movie and TV stars, the sports figures and musicians, the entertainers and supermodels. more…

What if 2009 were your last year here?

by Greg Laurie -- In these early days of 2009, I have one question that has been burning in my mind: Where is my spaceship? In my youth, wasn't I promised a more…

Character counts – how's yours?

by Greg Laurie -- What would you do if you could do anything you wanted to do and it would never be discovered? Would that change your behavior? When a poll was more…

After-Christmas reflections

by Greg Laurie -- All that preparation, hype, expense and excitement … and now it's over. Hopefully, we all took the time to remember the real reason for the celebration. It wasn't more…

Christmas is coming!

by Greg Laurie -- It's pretty obvious that Christmas is coming. You would be hard-pressed to miss that fact. The "signs" are all about, and have been for some time. (When did more…

The iGeneration

by Greg Laurie -- One of the most popular items people want for Christmas this year is Apple's iPhone. Five million of these amazing devices have been sold since its introduction in more…

The real purpose of Christmas

by Greg Laurie -- Have you ever had a plan backfire on you? Maybe it was the ultimate business deal. There was no way it could fail – and then it failed. more…

No pain, no gain

by Greg Laurie -- Poised to enter the Promised Land, the people of Israel could see its lush green hills and flowing rivers. They had seen its fruit: clusters of grapes so more…

Why pray?

by Greg Laurie -- The votes are in. America has decided who will occupy the office of the president of the United States for the next four years. So, what should be more…