Are You A Fruitful Christian?

“But he who received seed on the good ground is he who hears the word and understands it, who indeed bears fruit and produces: some a hundredfold, some sixty, some thirty.” (Matthew 13:23) The concept of bearing fruit is used often in Scripture. In the Gospels, Jesus told the story of a sower who went out to sow seed. The seed fell on various types of ground. Some of the ground was rocky and hard. Other ground was receptive, but . . . read more ›

The Southern California Harvest Begins Tonight!

Tonight is the first night of the 21st Southern California Harvest and I am really looking forward to it! Sometimes, people ask me if I ever get tired of doing these events. The answer is no! I love to proclaim the gospel and see people come to the Lord. Tonight, I will be joined at Angel Stadium by the Katinas, Crystal Lewis, and the David Crowder Band. It all starts at 7:00 P.M. Who is Jesus? I will be speaking on the . . . read more ›

What About The Person Who Has Never Heard The Gospel?

The Southern California Harvest starts tomorrow! Hopefully, you have either invited someone, or are getting ready to extend that invitation. Remember that there are many ways you can attend. Of course, you can come in person. Secondly, you can watch it online at harvest.org. We will live stream it in HD, and it will be available for later viewing in our video archives. As you share your faith, you may be bombarded with a lot of questions. One of the common questions that they will . . . read more ›

For Those Who Do Not Feel “Worthy” To Approach God In Prayer

Do you ever feel as though you are not “worthy” enough to approach God in prayer? If so, then read this Scripture: His unchanging plan has always been to adopt us into his own family by sending Jesus Christ to die for us. And he did this because he wanted to! Now all praise to God for his wonderful kindness to us and his favor that he has poured out upon us because we belong to his dearly loved Son. . . . read more ›

Tonight in O.C., I’ll Be Answering Difficult Questions Non-Believers Ask!

Guess what? The Southern California Harvest is only 15 days away! So, to prepare you, as you seek to invite friends and family to Angel Stadium, I will speak tonight on the topic of “Answering Difficult Questions That Non-Believers Ask.” We have all heard the questions before: “How do you know the Bible is the Word of God?” “How could a God of love send someone to hell?” “Why does God allow suffering?” The list goes on . . . We will . . . read more ›