Wealthy – a relative term

by Greg Laurie -- I have heard it said that if you have money in the bank, in your wallet and spare change in a dish somewhere else, you are among the more…

You can't take it with you

by Greg Laurie -- Stuff. We all have it. Men cram it into their wallets and back pockets and dislocate their hips in the process. Women have a bigger place to carry more…

A generation adrift

by Greg Laurie -- I know something about everyone walking the planet today that is common to every human being, young or old, male or female, famous or unknown, attractive or not-so-attractive, more…

Prayer: Our first resort

by Greg Laurie -- Have you ever been in what appeared to be an impossible situation with no way out? Have you ever desperately needed or wanted something, but it seemed as more…

Wedlock should be a padlock

by Greg Laurie -- I wish we could take the word "divorce" and strike it from our vocabularies. But divorce is a reality, of course. There are times, frankly, when a marriage more…

The eternal peril of nursing a grudge

by Greg Laurie -- I have discovered that some people actually like to fight. It is not even an issue of what they are fighting about, it is just that they like more…

The real deal

by Greg Laurie -- It was Cicero who said, "Of all villainy, there is none more base than that of the hypocrite who at the moment he is most false takes care more…

Famous last words: 'I can handle it'

by Greg Laurie -- Sometimes we face our greatest dangers after we have experienced our greatest triumphs. It was after his success on Mt. Carmel that Elijah was paralyzed with fear. Often more…

Character: A long habit continued

by Greg Laurie -- D.L. Moody defined character as what you are in the dark. Character is what you are when you are all alone, when there is no one around to more…

God's answers to our excuses

by Greg Laurie -- The best definition I have ever heard for the word "excuse" is, "The skin of a reason stuffed with a lie." Nothing more than a fancy lie, an more…