Every day should be a Thanksgiving Day

by Greg Laurie -- Thanksgiving is almost here, and of course that means Christmas is right on its heels. I think sometimes as we're focusing on Christmas that we forget about what more…

The 3 C's of life

by Greg Laurie -- There are many choices in life that we face every day – hundreds, maybe thousands, of choices. Just start with the supermarket. The word super says it all. more…

When it's no good to pray

by Greg Laurie -- One historian has pointed out that we have never had any such thing in history as a prayerless revival. We need to pray for our country. God said, more…

Should Christians be doormats?

by Greg Laurie -- After Leo Tolstoy read the Sermon on the Mount, he came to this conclusion: "It became evident to me that Christ forbids all human institutions of justice, and more…

How to stand firm in fiery trials

by Greg Laurie -- Sometimes people have something bad happen in life and claim they've lost their faith because of it. Good. They need to get rid of that faith, because a more…

When God seems absent

by Greg Laurie -- There are times in life when God seems absent, but He never is. God is always at work in the lives of believers, every hour of every day. more…

Life's most dangerous word

by Greg Laurie -- Jim Carrey famously said, "I think everybody should get rich and famous and do everything they ever dreamed of so they can see that it's not the answer." more…

4 things that'll hinder your prayers

by Greg Laurie -- In a way, all prayer is actually answered. God answers prayer in three ways: yes, no and wait. When God says no to our prayers, we think he more…

God sent you a text: Read it

by Greg Laurie -- In the weeks leading up to SoCal Harvest at Angel Stadium in Anaheim last month, some of our billboards in Southern California were taken down because the images more…

On shame, forgiveness and prayer

by Greg Laurie -- There's something that's really lacking in American culture today: shame. We now celebrate the things we used to be ashamed of. Everything is upside down. Right is wrong. more…