The god we can control is no god at all

by Greg Laurie -- Imagine what would happen if the lines, traffic signals and signs vanished from our streets and highways. There would be chaos. Yet for many, that is what their more…

Divorce-proofing your marriage

by Greg Laurie -- My wife and I celebrated our 36th wedding anniversary a little over a week ago. I remember the day we were married as though it were yesterday. Cathe more…

Luck – or providence?

by Greg Laurie -- Someone recently asked me if I think it is appropriate for a Christian to wish someone good luck. I don't know if that is a bad thing, necessarily, more…

God helps those who ...

by Greg Laurie -- Some people think the Bible teaches that God helps those who help themselves. But you won't find this quoted in the Bible. In fact, it is not a more…

The faith solution

by Greg Laurie -- A poll in which people were asked to assess the Ten Commandments revealed that murder was viewed as the worst thing a person could do, while adultery perhaps more…

An epidemic of narcissism – again

by Greg Laurie -- One of the most self-absorbed generations probably ever to live is the baby boom generation, of which I am a member. We have been described as the pig more…

Need a 2nd chance?

by Greg Laurie -- Have you ever wished that you could have a second chance because you did something you knew was wrong? You wish you could somehow turn back the clock. more…

What are you really living for?

by Greg Laurie -- In 1980 John Lennon released his album "Double Fantasy." It included the song "Beautiful Boy," with these lyrics: "Life is just what happens to you while you're busy more…

The Promise of Christmas

by Greg Laurie -- I have always believed in the Promise of Christmas. There has always been something wonderful, magical and special about this time of year that goes back to my more…