By Greg Laurie
“Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new.”
—2 Corinthians 5:17
Years ago, I was traveling with a good friend of mine who likes to do pranks. Of course, I like to do them too. When I travel, I request wake-up calls wherever I’m staying. I was leaving the next day before my friend was, so I called the front desk and requested two wake-up calls for his room: one at 4:30 a.m. and another one at 5:00.
After I got home, he called me and said, “Do you know what happened to me? They called my room at 4:30 in the morning. I knew it was you, so I didn’t even answer the phone. The next thing I knew, they were in my room, shaking me in my bed, afraid that I missed my call.”