Read what pastors from around the country have said about the impact of Harvest events in their communities.
  • Craig Groeschel, Senior Pastor Life Church

    Craig Groeschel, Senior Pastor, Life Church:

    "There is no questions that Greg Laurie is making a huge impact for Christ and that lives are being changed by the thousands through Harvest Crusades. If you are a follower of Jesus, this is the perfect opportunity to invite someone who doesn't know Christ to hear about the life-transforming power of the gospel."

  • Bart Millard, Lead Singer, MercyMe

    Bart Millard, Lead Singer, MercyMe:

    "In a time when everything changes so rapidly, I thank God for the Harvest Crusades and Pastor Greg constantly presenting the gospel time and time again! No gimmicks. No smoke and mirrors. Simply the Word of God being shared and people responding. MercyMe has had the privilege of being a part of several crusades, and every single time . . . the Word has not returned void!"

  • Phil Wickham, Singer, Songwriter

    Phil Wickham, Singer, Songwriter:

    "I grew up listening to Greg Laurie preach, and I have watched God use him to lead thousands upon thousands to Jesus. Now it's my honor to call Greg a friend and to minister beside him. The Harvest Crusades are an amazing way to spread the gospel. Let's all get involved!"

  • Dr. Tony Evans, Senior Pastor, Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship

    Dr. Tony Evans, Senior Pastor, Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship:

    "God has mightily used Greg in so many different ways and at many different venues. Because of him, many people are in the kingdom through the Harvest Crusades, Harvest America, a dynamic church, a great testimony, a great man. I pray that you will join me and partner in this year's outreach."

  • James Merritt, Lead Pastor, Cross Pointe Church

    James Merritt, Lead Pastor, Cross Pointe Church:

    "God has raised up my friend Greg Laurie to be perhaps the greatest evangelistic voice for the gospel in America today. I believe he now wears the mantle that was on D. L. Moody and Billy Graham. God is using his Harvest Crusade gatherings to see thousands of people come to Christ. Both personally as a friend and professionally as a preacher of the gospel, I could not give Greg a higher endorsement or recommendation."

  • Kevin Ezell, SBC North American Mission Board President

    Kevin Ezell, SBC North American Mission Board President:

    "Greg Laurie's focus on the gospel is why so many Southern Baptist churches and pastors have been involved with Harvest over the past 25 years . . . I strongly encourage you to get involved as well."

  • James MacDonald, Senior Pastor Harvest Bible Chapel

    James MacDonald, Senior Pastor, Harvest Bible Chapel:

    "Greg Laurie has been my friend for many years, and in that time I've seen God work through Greg's evangelistic preaching to reach thousands upon thousands of lives for Jesus Christ."

  • Rick Warren, Senior Pastor, Saddleback Church

    Rick Warren, Senior Pastor, Saddleback Church:

    "We have supported the Harvest Crusades every year since it began. Greg Laurie is a man of great passion for Christ and personal integrity. He preaches an uncompromising presentation of the Good News in a loving, down-to-earth manner that today's generation understands and responds to."

  • Dr. Jack Graham, Senior Pastor Prestonwood Baptist Church

    Dr. Jack Graham, Senior Pastor, Prestonwood Baptist Church:

    "Greg Laurie is a pastor who is gifted as an evangelist, so with his integrity, with his commitment to the gospel and to the local church, he is the right person to be sharing Jesus Christ through the Harvest Crusades. I have known Greg for 25 years. His integrity is impeccable, his message is clear, his giftedness is obvious, and his heart and his passion for evangelism is over the top. I pray for Greg Laurie, and I thank God for him."

  • Alton Garrison, Assistant General Superintendent

    Alton Garrison, Assistant General Superintendent of the Assemblies of God, Executive Director of the Division of Church Ministries and Discipleship:

    "Greg Laurie serves on the Board of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and is a gifted evangelist who has held his own united evangelistic crusades in many parts of the world with great success. We view him as a trusted friend and partner in the work of spreading the gospel of God's kingdom."

  • JD Greear, Senior Pastor, The Summit Church

    JD Greear, Senior Pastor, The Summit Church:

    "Harvest Crusades really helped renew in our church a passion to reach our city. We are still benefiting from the vision for evangelism and empowerment in disciple-making they helped lead us into! I don't know any other way of saying it besides, 'This strategy still works!'"

  • Chuck Swindoll, Senior Pastor, Stonebriar Community Church

    Chuck Swindoll, Senior Pastor, Stonebriar Community Church:

    "The gathering of thousands of people for the single purpose of focusing their praise and worship on Christ alone is more than inspiring—it is life-changing! Those who attend, longing to fill the empty holes in their hearts with reliable truth, never leave disappointed. Here's why: God has raised up and speaks through Greg Laurie. This gifted servant consistently prepares and delivers fresh food for the hungry soul."

  • Billy Graham, Evangelist and Author

    Billy Graham, Evangelist and Author:

    "Greg Laurie is not only a personal friend, but is one of the great communicators of the gospel of Jesus Christ in our generation. They have written him up to be the evangelist of the future and he is. I highly recommend him."

  • Max Lucado, Minister of Preaching, Oak Hills Church

    Max Lucado, Minister of Preaching, Oak Hills Church:

    "The Harvest Crusade is phenomenal. I'm convinced things are happening there that will reroute the eternal destiny of people."

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