A New Beginning

with Greg Laurie

Monday-Friday at 8:30 pm
Monday-Friday at 4:25 am (A Time For Harvest)

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Harvest: Greg Laurie is committed to "Knowing God and making him known." Outreach is a very large part of the realization of this vision. Pastor Greg Laurie's daily radio program A New Beginning, is broadcast on more than 500 radio outlets daily across the nation and internationally. Harvest Crusades, large-scale evangelistic outreaches, have been held throughout the US, and in Canada, New Zealand and Australia since 1990.

Greg Laurie is the senior pastor of Harvest Christian Fellowship in Riverside, California, and Harvest Orange County in Irvine, California. The church is committed to this vision locally by following the Acts chapter 2 model of teaching, worship, prayer, fellowship, evangelism, and communion. The Lord has faithfully added to the number and it now has one of the largest congregations in America. 

The Christian Research Institute exists to provide Christians worldwide with carefully researched information and well-reasoned answers that encourage them in their faith and equip them to intelligently represent it to people influenced by ideas and teachings that assault or undermine orthodox, biblical Christianity. In carrying out this mission, CRI's strategy is expressed by the acronym E-Q-U-I-P:

The "E" in EQUIP represents the word essentials. CRI is committed to the maxim: "In essentials unity, in nonessentials liberty, and in all things charity."

The "Q" in the acronym EQUIP represents the word questions. In addition to focusing on essentials, CRI answers people's questions regarding cults, culture, and Christianity.

The "U" in the word EQUIP represents the word user-friendly. As much as possible, CRI is committed to taking complex issues and making them understandable and accessible to the lay Christian.

This brings us to the "I" in EQUIP, which stands for integrity. Recall Paul's admonition: "Watch your life and doctrine closely. Persevere in them, because if you do, you will save both yourself and your hearers."

Finally, the "P" in the acronym EQUIP represents the word para-church. CRI is deeply committed to the local church as the God-ordained vehicle for equipping, evangelism, and education.
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After a great accomplishment, do we keep the credit, or do we give God the glory? Pastor Greg Laurie points out how important it is to remember where our talents, gifts and abilities came from. It's an important reminder of where the glory belongs.
Think of that co-worker or acquaintance that seems so steeped in sin and conceit. Pastor Greg Laurie says no one is beyond the reach of God! As Pastor Greg continues his "Greatest Stories Ever Told" series, we'll consider the account of a rebellious king who turned his life around.

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