Greg Laurie is a famous American author of over 50 books, pastor of Harvest Christian Fellowship, and public speaker. He is the senior pastor of Harvest Christian Fellowship with campuses in Riverside, Orange County, and Maui.
GREG LAURIE AGE
Pastor Greg Laurie was born on December 10, 1952, which makes him 70 years old in 2022. He marks his birthday on the 10th of December yearly.
GREG LAURIE BIRTH PLACE
Greg Laurie was born to his mother at Long Beach, California, United States.
GREG LAURIE PARENTS
Greg Laurie was born to a single mother who had seven marriages. His father was never really in the picture.
GREG LAURIE CAREER
Working as a newspaper deliveryman for the Daily Pilot in Los Angeles, CA was Greg Laurie’s first job
GREG LAURIE EDUCATION
Pastor Greg Laurie had his high school education at Newport Harbour High School in California. There is no information concerning his college education or what degree he might have gotten from college but Laurie holds two honorary doctorates from Biola University and Azusa Pacific University.
GREG LAURIE WIFE
Pastor Greg Laurie is married to his lovely and supportive wife Catherine Laurie. Catherine and Greg got married in 1974, which means they have been married for over 40 years.
GREG LAURIE CHILDREN
Greg and Catherine Laurie have two lovely adult male children, Their two sons, Christopher and Jonathan are married as well. However, their don Christopher lost his life in a car accident On July 24, 2008, he was 33 years old at the time. Greg and Catherine are grandparents to 5 grandchildren.
Greg Laurie gave his life to Christ at the early age of 17, when the Jesus Movement was rampaging through Southern California. Since then, he has been a devoted Christian; he was groomed under evangelist Lonnie Frisbee. Pastor Greg Laurie first time ever preaching was at age 19, it was under the ministry of Calvary Chapel, Pastor Chuck Smith that he was allowed to lead a bible study class of 30 people.
It was also this group that formed “Harvest Christian Fellowship “ and the church has grown to become one of the largest churches in the United States.
Laurie also serves on the board of directors for the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and is also a chaplain for the Newport Beach Police Department. In 2013, Laurie served as the Honorary Chairman of the National Day of Prayer Task Force.
GREG LAURIE BROADCAST
Evangelist Laurie Greg is the host of the syndicated radio program, A New Beginning, the program is broadcast on over 800 radio stations worldwide and it is featured as a Christian podcast on iTunes. Greg Laurie has appeared on ABC World News Tonight, Fox News, MSNBC, and CNN and he is also a guest commentator at WorldNetDaily. He makes a weekly appearance on a television program called Greg Laurie TV on the Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN).
GREG LAURIE HARVEST CHURCH
Harvest Christian Fellowship celebrated its 40th anniversary In 2013, the church also dedicated a new campus in Irvine as well as a satellite campus in Lahaina, Hawaii.
Harvest Church now has a congregation of approximately 5,000 people with a weekend viewing audience for their online service of over 250,000 people. Similarly, the church also houses more than 80 ministries.
Pastor Greg Laurie is one of the Public speakers at the Harvest Crusades, the Harvest Crusades began in 1990. Harvest Crusades is a large-scale evangelistic outreach project that local churches organize nationally and internationally.
PASTOR GREG LAURIE BOOKS
Greg Laurie is an amazing author with over 50 books, some of which are best sellers; His most recent book is a commentary on the book of Revelation.
Pastor Greg’s autobiographical documentary film, Lost Boy: The Next Chapter has won eight awards at international film festivals in the best documentary category.
Some other book of pastor Greg Laurie are:
Why the passion
Making God known
Road to the resurrection
How to live forever
Live love fight
Let God change your life
Following Jesus in the modern world
What Christian needs to know?
God’s answer to fear and worry
PASTOR GREG LAURIE NET WORTH
Pastor Greg Laurie Greg Laurie’s Net worth is 20 million United States dollars ($20,000,000), the pastor earns about $8000 per week, $32,000 per month and $400,000 per year. He makes his money from the sales of his many books, his church salary and public speaking engagements among others.
OTHER THINGS ABOUT PASTOR GREG LAURIE
In 2017, President Donald Trump selected Pastor Laurie as one of several evangelical church leaders to participate in the National Prayer Service hosted at the Washington National Cathedral.
In October 2020, Laurie contracted COVID-19. He announced on the 5th of October 2020. However, this did not come without speculations that he had contracted the virus at a White House event.