Rick Warren

Rick Warren is the author of The Purpose-Driven Life and the pastor of Saddleback Church in California. As a pastor, he founded Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, Calif., in 1980 with one family. Today, it is an evangelical congregation averaging 22,000 weekly attendees, a 120-acre campus, and has more than 300 community ministries to groups such as prisoners, CEOs, addicts, single parents, and those with HIV/AIDS. Recently, the church fed 42,000 homeless people – three meals a day – for 40 days. Learn more about Rick at http://www.rickwarren.com/about.html

Articles by Rick Warren

Living a Life of Service

Our online daily chats are a great way to grow in your faith as you converse with others about our daily chat topics. Join one of our chat rooms. “God has made us what we are. In Christ Jesus, God made us to do good works, which God planned in advance for us to live our […] Read More >

Passing the Test

If you are going through difficult testing of your faith and are seeking counsel, contact an online mentor today to talk.  “Think about all he endured when sinful people did such terrible things to him, so that you don’t become weary and give up. After all, you have not yet given your lives in your […] Read More >

Real Servants Pay Attention

Start paying better attention to what God has to say to you: Read about how to Hear His Voice or take an online interactive study about Listening to God. “Never tell your neighbors to wait until tomorrow if you can help them now.” Proverbs 3:28 (TEV) Real servants pay attention to needs. Servants are always […] Read More >

The Practice of Surrender

Struggling with temptations? Fed up with life? Questioning God? If so, and you need someone to talk to, contact an online mentor to talk privately. “If people want to follow me, they must give up the things they want. They must be willing even to give up their lives to follow me.” Matthew 16:24 (NCV) […] Read More >

Your Goals Should Bring God Glory

Feeling wiped out? Worn down? Stressed to the max? If you feel like you really need prayer and someone to pray with, contact us and we will pray with you. “We make it our goal to please him, whether we are at home in the body or away from it.” 2 Corinthians 5:9 Not every goal […] Read More >

10 Spiritual Questions and Their Answers

Question 1: Why is there evil in the world? If God exists, why is there evil in the world? You know, this is a difficult stumbling block and question for many people. The simplest way to look at this question is to examine God’s nature and his desire for mankind. Look at the logic. God […] Read More >

A God-Fashioned Life

Also available as a podcast at: http://thelife.com/blogs/experience/kindle/2008/08/11/a-god-fashioned-life-2/ ** Discuss the Christian walk of faith online in our daily chatroom: http://thelife.com/interactive/chat.html “Take on an entirely new way of life – a God-fashioned life, a life renewed from the inside and working itself into your conduct as God accurately reproduces his character in you.” Ephesians 4:22-24, MSG […] Read More >

Ask God to Help You Get Where You Want to Be

If you need someone to be a spiritual encourager, let us know … an online mentor familiar with your concerns will contact you privately via email. “O Lord, God of my master, Abraham,” he prayed. “Please give me success today, and show unfailing love to my master, Abraham.” Genesis 24:12 (NLT) The fourth step to getting […] Read More >

Authentic Friendships

Learn how to be a better husband: Why not try our online interactive study series called “Love Busters“! “But if we live in the light, as God is in the light, we can share fellowship with each other. Then the blood of Jesus, God’s Son, cleanses us from every sin. If we say we have […] Read More >

Become a Quick Listener

Go deeper by taking an online interactive study. Explore the many resources available for your spiritual growth and get personalized replies! “My dear brothers, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry” (James 1:19) The Bible says we should be quick to listen. There are […] Read More >