God is with us

by Greg Laurie -- At this time of year, there are a lot of people who feel all alone. Maybe they've lost a loved one recently, and now this is a very more…

The Magi: Occult 1-percenters

by Greg Laurie -- In the madness of the Christmas season, we can actually miss Christmas. You might say, "It is not possible to miss Christmas. My Sunday newspaper weighs in at more…

Hope from a messed-up family tree

by Greg Laurie -- It has become very popular to look into your genealogy. I have a friend who is really into this, and for a while, every time I saw him more…

Still no room for Jesus?

by Greg Laurie -- Along with every other aspect of Christmas, we have romanticized the story of Christ's birth. We envision a scene in which he is draped in fine satin while more…

The 1st Christmas verse is in Genesis

by Greg Laurie -- I love the Christmas story. I don't mean the one about Santa and the reindeer or the Grinch or Frosty the snowman. The Christmas story I'm referring to more…

Wickedness, grace and giving thanks

by Greg Laurie -- The disciples of Jesus came to him with a question: "What will be the sign of your coming and of the end of the age?" (Matthew 24:3 NIV). more…

The 3 reasons the Church exists

by Greg Laurie -- Why does the church exist? Is it to entertain us? Is it to provide programs for us to be involved in? Is it to babysit the kids on more…

My prayer for America

by Greg Laurie -- I still believe the United States is the greatest country on earth. But our country needs help. While we have a lot of enemies on the outside, I'm more…

Small things that become big things

by Greg Laurie -- Church history tells the story of a Christian who was brought before the Roman emperor and was told to renounce his faith. The emperor said to him, "Give more…