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The Evidence of Discipleship

By Greg Laurie By this My Father is glorified, that you bear much fruit; so you will be My disciples. —John 15:8 Spiritual fruit doesn’t grow overnight. You don’t go into your backyard, pull up a chair in front of your ...

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The Salt of the Earth

By Greg Laurie “You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.” —Matthew 5:13 Salt ...

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Death Had its Grip

By Sue Cass The Man stands gazing out across the barren, dry parched desert floor.  A slight breeze kisses His sweaty neck and feels refreshing. He reaches back and lifts His hair up off His neck and gazes up at ...

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Surrendering Our Claim

By Greg Laurie So you cannot become my disciple without giving up everything you own. —Luke 14:33 My granddaughter Allie loves to collect stuffed animals. Whenever I’m going on a trip, she’ll say, “Papa, bring me back a stuffed animal.” A ...

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Losing Your Life to Save It

By Greg Laurie “If anyone desires to come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow Me. For whoever desires to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake will ...

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Just Doing Our Duty

By Greg Laurie “So likewise you, when you have done all those things which you are commanded, say, ‘We are unprofitable servants. We have done what was our duty to do.'” —Luke 17:10 Have you ever seen a bumper sticker with ...

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Curious, Convinced, or Committed?

By Greg Laurie This beginning of signs Jesus did in Cana of Galilee, and manifested His glory; and His disciples believed in Him. —John 2:11 When Christ walked our planet, He spent a lot of time with twelve handpicked disciples. In ...

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Real Christianity

By Greg Laurie Therefore be imitators of God as dear children. —Ephesians 5:1 Do you consider yourself a disciple of Jesus Christ? Every Christian should be able to say that he or she is a disciple—not a perfect disciple, but a ...

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Last Words

By Greg Laurie Then the eleven disciples went away into Galilee, to the mountain which Jesus had appointed for them. —Matthew 28:16 Last words matter. If someone on their deathbed has one last statement, we want to know what it is. ...

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