Back to Men of Integrity Men of Integrity Issue: In Your Footsteps
Log In | My Account | Help

"The Best Gift"
Theme of the week: Get More out of the Bible
Sunday, March 25, 2012

Average rating: Not Rated [ see ratings/comments ]

Who Said It … Greg Laurie

Greg Laurie is senior pastor of Harvest Christian Fellowship in Riverside, California—one of the largest churches in America. His syndicated radio program, A New Beginning, is broadcast around the world. Greg holds several large-scale public evangelistic events every year called Harvest Crusades. More than 4 million people have attended these events in the United States, Australia, and New Zealand. Greg has authored more than 70 books including Lost Boy: My Story, Upside Down Living, and Let God Change Your Life.

What he Said … "The Best Gift"

In John 8:31, Jesus says: "If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples" (NIV). If you and I want to truly be disciples of Jesus Christ, we must learn to hold to the Word of God.

By most measures, success or failure in the Christian life depends on how much of God's Word we get into our hearts and minds on a regular basis and how well we obey it. The Bible teaches everything we need to know about God. If we neglect the study of Scripture, then our spiritual life will ultimately fall into disrepair.

President Abraham Lincoln once said of the Bible: "It is the best gift which God has ever given man. All the good from the Savior of the world is communicated to us through this Book. But for that Book we could not know right from wrong. All those things desirable to man are contained in it."

Honest Abe was exactly right.

Key Study Passage: Hebrews 4:12-13

Adapted from Let God Change Your Life (David C. Cook, 2011) by permission. All rights reserved by the copyright holder and/or the publisher. May not be reproduced.

Special Offer: Free Trial Issue

Yes!, send me a free trial issue of Men of Integrity.

If I like it, I'll pay just $19.95 and get five more bimonthly issues (a full year in all), plus complete web access. If not, I'll simply return my bill marked "cancel", owe nothing and keep my free trial issue.

Subscribe to Men of Integrity
Street Address
Email Address

Churches-order in bulk | Canadian Orders | Give a Gift

Sign up for our free newsletter

Prayer for the Week
Lord, may I strive to not only read your Word regularly, but to also study it carefully and apply it more consistently.

Join the Conversation

Average User Rating: Not rated

No comments

Use your Men of Integrity login to easily comment on this article.
Not part of the community? Subscribe, or on public pages, register for a free account.

OR Subscribe OR

Email this pageEmail this page
Bookmark this pageBookmark this page
RSS FeedsRSS Feeds
Back to top � Back to top


Facebook  Twitter  Google +  

Featured Items