Greg Laurie is the pastor of Harvest Christian Fellowships in Riverside and Orange County, California. Harvest is one of the largest churches in America, with over 20,000 members. He also holds large-scale evangelistic events called Harvest Crusades. More than 4,405,000 people have attended Harvest Crusades, held in Angel Stadium in Anaheim, Madison Square Garden in New York City, and Australia and New Zealand. More than 370,900 people have made professions of faith through these outreaches.
Greg is featured on the nationally syndicated radio program A New Beginning, broadcast on 500 radio outlets worldwide. He has authored over 70 books, including Signs of the Times, Discipleship-Start! To Follow, Hope for Hurting Hearts, Married.Happily., Essentials, What Every Christian Needs to Know, Upside Down Living, and The Greatest Stories Ever Told. He has written study notes for the best-selling New Believer's Bible and for Start! The Bible for New Believers in the New King James.
Greg has been married to Cathe for 39 years, and they have two sons, Christopher and Jonathan, and five grandchildren.