Why I'm a student of heaven

by Greg Laurie -- I'm a student of heaven. I'm certainly not an expert on the topic, but I've become more of a student of heaven in recent years for obvious reasons. more…

Long life? How about a full life?

by Greg Laurie -- I think we all would like to live our lives well. We want to make every day count. But this isn't something we should only think about when more…

Look to the future -- and press on!

by Greg Laurie -- It's hard to believe that another year has come and gone already. I'm still waiting for my spaceship and robot maid I saw on "The Jetsons" when I more…

Just another night in Bethlehem

by Greg Laurie -- For some, the message of the baby Jesus being born in a manger in Bethlehem is nothing more than a fable – not unlike Santa Claus, Rudolph the more…

The Christmas story began with a tree

by Greg Laurie -- I have given up on live Christmas trees. I went with an artificial tree about five years ago, and it's a lot easier. I pull that baby out, more…

Need some real rest this Christmas?

by Greg Laurie -- If you were to think back to the last two Christmases, could you remember what you received? Quite possibly you don't even remember what you received for Christmas more…

The message isn't Christmas -- it's Christ

by Greg Laurie -- Last Christmas the film "Unbroken" was released, which is the story of Louis Zamperini. We had the privilege of having him as a guest at the church where more…

What Jesus said about worry

by Greg Laurie -- When I was in Australia a number of years ago, I noticed they had an expression there that I really like: "No worries, mate." We worry about what more…

Repullulat: Life can 'bud afresh'

by Greg Laurie -- I heard about an industrious farmer who wanted to make some more money. He raised turkeys, and he thought, There are only two drumsticks on a turkey. If more…

Is happiness a lost cause?

by Greg Laurie -- French philosopher and mathematician Blaise Pascal wrote, "All men seek happiness. This is without exception." I believe that deep down inside, everyone wants to be happy. In fact, more…