Jesus saved his most scathing words for hypocrites. The Lord is looking for honesty. He’s looking for those with pure hearts. God knows exactly who we really are. In fact, He knows us better than we know ourselves.
A New Beginning
We need to understand that our culture isn’t supportive of marriage. In fact, the culture we’re in today is, in many ways, hostile toward it.
It’s a lot easier to build a child than it is to repair an adult.
Billy and Ruth Graham once had a prodigal rebellious son named Franklin, but they never gave up on him. And you shouldn’t give up on your prodigals either.
God’s delays are not necessarily His denials. So keep praying.
Pastor Greg Laurie says God has chosen to prioritise the preaching of His Word, and therefore we should do the same.
You never know when the Lord will prompt you to ask this important question.
Children can escape your presence, but they can never escape your prayers.
Pastor Greg Laurie shares the two words that could change your marriage forever.
Darkness can be a frightening thing because we can’t see what’s out there. But Pastor Greg Laurie says that God promises He will be with you, no matter what you go through.
Just like David with Goliath, you might be facing a so-called giant in your life right now. It’s a gigantic problem, getting bigger and bigger.
Even on foot, it doesn’t take 40 years to go from Egypt to Israel. So why did the children of Israel wander in the wilderness for four decades?
Secular culture may hijack the word, but non-Christians really have no idea. Only a child of God can experience it, because blessing is a spiritual word.
When we hear the Word of God, we need to listen as though our lives depend on it because they do—our spiritual lives do.
From the belly of the fish, Jonah probably thought that God would never use him again—and God certainly was under no obligation to do so.
Sometimes, life doesn’t go the way we plan. Our dreams aren’t realised. But we need to always remember that disappointment can become God’s appointment.
God is good at cleaning up our messes—and we have our messes, don’t we? Pastor Greg Laurie shares an illustration from Jesus’ last miracle, fixing Simon Peter’s mistake.
When you believe the Bible, you know things that other people don’t know. In fact, God reveals things to Christians that non-Christians don’t understand.
To abide with Jesus means sinking our spiritual roots deep into His soil, and when we understand what it means to abide, we’ll start seeing our prayers answered in the affirmative.
There’s nothing wrong with praying about what you need. But if God doesn’t come through as quickly as you want Him to, don’t falsely accuse Him.
If your goal in life is to be Christlike, then Pastor Greg Laurie says you’re never more like God than when you forgive.
Pastor Greg Laurie says Christianity isn’t rules and regulations; it’s real freedom from the power of sin. It isn’t religion; it’s a relationship with Christ himself.
God has invented marriage and it is insane to me that we think that we can now redefine it. God has given us this template. The further we get from it the worse things become.
Bible prophecy is a fascinating subject, one that’s really interesting to explore. But Greg Laurie shares that we must never prophecy in a merely academic way.
It’s great when you can come to church and say, “I’ve got a burden today, and I’d really appreciate it if you would take a moment to pray for me.”