ISIS vs. Jesus

I read the horrific story today of a young woman being stoned to death by a group of men—including her own father. She was accused of adultery, led to a hole in the ground, and placed there with a rope tied around her neck, pleading for her life. This horrific event was captured on video, and according to the article, “Because the leader of the mob is the woman’s father, the man most shamed and humiliated by his daughter’s alleged . . . read more ›

This Weekend At Harvest: Answering Difficult Questions That Non-Believers Ask

This weekend, Dinesh D’Souza will be our special guest speaker. Dinesh is one of the leading thinkers and speakers in the country today. His articles have appeared in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Vanity Fair, and National Review. He has appeared on TV programs, such as The Today Show, Nightline, The O’Reilly Factor, and many others. He speaks at top universities and churches across the nation every year, and has also debated many atheists, including Richard Dawkins and Christopher Hitchens. He has written . . . read more ›

New Harvest iPhone app is here!

You can download it today for free! After several months of work from the Harvest web programmers and designers, we are launching our new “Harvest: Greg Laurie” iPhone app. We’ve tried to take our best web content and pack it into one place to help you “know God” and “make Him known” to others. It is unlike any other Christian app I’ve seen. Let me give you a “sneak peak” of what you’ll find when you launch it. Messages The . . . read more ›

Weekend musings

Get your doctrine straight! Years ago, C.S.Lewis gave this warning: “If you do not listen to theology, that will not mean that you have no ideas about God. It will mean that you have a lot of wrong ones.” If this has ever been a problem in the church, it is certainly now. Paul warned such a day would eventually come, telling Timothy: “For a time is coming when people will no longer listen to right teaching. They will follow . . . read more ›

Emergent or submergent?

“There are many ways to God.” “Jesus is just my way.” “All religions are true in their own way.” We have all heard statements like those before. Sometimes, even Christians who don’t understand their Bibles will say them. Have you ever wondered how God reacts to this? It’s insulting. I have mentioned the emergent church before. It’s a popular new movement taking place in the evangelical church that has caught the interest of many. The emergents get it wrong Here . . . read more ›