No coincidence, just providence

by Greg Laurie -- Most everyone likes a fairy tale, especially little girls like my granddaughters. There is a similarity in many of the fairy tales, which usually involve some poor, obscure more…

21st century idolatry

by Greg Laurie -- I read about a couple in New York who had a radio broadcast called "The Pursuit of Happiness." On the show, they would dispense their advice to callers more…

The pursuit of emptiness

by Greg Laurie -- I am a member of the baby boom generation. My generation thought the problem with the world was low self-esteem and that people needed to learn to love more…

Battle of the Gods

by Greg Laurie -- I think most people would agree that a battle is going on in America right now. It is a battle for right and wrong and, really, a battle more…

Is a happy marriage even possible?

by Greg Laurie -- J. Paul Getty, one of the wealthiest men who ever lived, said, "I would give my entire fortune for one happy marriage." One happy marriage. Is that even more…

God gives second chances, sinner

by Greg Laurie -- Have you ever messed up in life? Granted, some mess up worse than others, but we all fall short. We all make mistakes. And certainly we all sin. more…

Why forgiveness is worth it

by Greg Laurie -- We all love stories like that of Jean Valjean in "Les Miserables," who chose to forgive the relentless Javert. We like to hear them. We like to tell more…

There's hope for us ordinary people

by Greg Laurie -- Have you ever felt under-appreciated and unloved? Have ever felt as though your faithful work has gone largely unnoticed in life? If so, then you're in good company. more…

Defeat on the heels of victory

by Greg Laurie -- One morning when I was planning to meet my wife for breakfast, I decided to ride my bicycle to the restaurant. As I was cruising along, I popped more…

What kind of legacy are you leaving?

by Greg Laurie -- Now that I am a grandfather, I think more about passing things on. I start thinking about the legacy I will leave. These are important things to be more…