Date Index

January

Think It Not Strange

D. Glenn, Brian Tabb, Tim Cain, Bob Blincoe, Steve Timmis, Dieudonne Tamfu, Tim Keesee, Joe Rigney, David Mathis, and John Piper

Advice for Another Year of Bible Reading

Bruce Ware

The Harmony of Truth and Love

Sean DeMars

Can We Sing Too Much About the Cross?

Bob Kauflin

Free from Money, Rich Toward God

John Piper

12 Promises for Perseverance in Bible Reading

Dave Zuleger

What Spiritual Disciplines Are Most Important?

Don Whitney

Don’t Live Strong, Live Wise

Jon Bloom

Live on Earth as Citizens of Heaven

John Piper

Church Leaders, Focus on the Big Picture

Conrad Mbewe

Seven Reasons Not to Play the Lottery

John Piper

Serpents, Seeds, and a Savior

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

Gluten Free to the Glory of God

Benjamin Vrbicek

Strategies for When Life Seems Aimless

John Piper

A Safe Place for Sexual Sinners

Phillip Holmes

Obey as People Who Are Free

John Piper

Slain in the Shadow of the Almighty

John Piper

Jesus Offers Escape from Hypocrisy

Jon Bloom

Who Is There to Harm You?

John Piper

There Was a Man Sent from God

Jon Bloom

Fear God, Not the Government

John Piper

A Place to Start for Spiritually Stuck People

Paul Maxwell

Navigating Trials in the New America

John Piper and David Mathis

Who Is Jesus to You?

John Piper

Why Satan Exists

Bob Bevington

Do Not Procrastinate in Killing Sin

Joy Knight

You Can’t Passively Kill Sin

Phillip Holmes

Slaves, Obey Your Masters

John Piper

Why Augustine Centered His Life on the Trinity

Brandon D. Smith

Why Was Jesus Baptized?

John Piper

Our Eyes Are a Parable About Faith

Jon Bloom

Five Pieces of ‘Out-Dated’ Dating Advice

Marshall Segal

Any Given Sunday

David Mathis

Dear Dr. King

John Piper

Is God Sovereign over My Free Will?

John Piper

How the Gospel of Grace Speaks to Race

Trip Lee

Can I Be Blotted from the Book of Life?

John Piper

Suffering Is Our Story

Dieudonne Tamfu

Trust God When You Are Mistreated

John Piper

God Knows

Jon Bloom

How Christ Sensitizes Us to Reality

John Piper

We Always Need a Brother

Douglas Wilson

How Do We Know We Cannot Sin in Heaven?

John Piper

God Will Reward Every Wrong Endured

John Piper

A Fragile Life Worth All Our Love

Jared Mulvihill

God Does Not Need You to Be Strong

Jon Bloom

What Truths Do We Need from Outside the Bible?

John Piper

Today Is an Anniversary

Greg Morse

You Are Not Damaged Goods

Paul Maxwell

Rethinking Our Relaxing

Tony Reinke

Go and Tell, ‘It Is Finished’

John Piper

What Is Discipleship and How Is It Done?

John Piper

The Woman from Kentucky

D. A. Carson

The Danger of Theological Pride

Stacy Reaoch

Panel Discussion

Joe Rigney, Justin Taylor, and D. A. Carson

Live

Do You Rejoice When You Suffer?

John Piper

Defy the Impossible in Front of You

Marshall Segal

If We Are Faithless, He Remains Faithful?

John Piper

Private Prayer Walk

Jordan Monson

Think It Not Strange: Learning from History and the Nations (Small Talks)

Tim Cain, Bob Blincoe, Steve Timmis, Dieudonne Tamfu, and Tim Keesee

Seven Ways to Pray for Your Leaders

David Mathis

What Is ‘Glorified Joy’ and Can I Get It?

John Piper

Panel Discussion

Tim Keesee, Jason Meyer, Leonce Crump II, and John Piper

Faith or Christ?

D. A. Carson

The New Tolerance Must Crumble, Says Don Carson

Tony Reinke

Enjoy, Apply, and Share

John Piper

Theology That Comforts the Weary Soul

Christina Fox

How to Have Intimacy with God

Jon Bloom

How Do You Humbly Receive Harsh Feedback?

John Piper

Three Sightings of the Glory of Jesus

John Piper

When the Detour Becomes Your New Road

Vaneetha Rendall Risner

All the Poor and Powerless

David Mathis

February

God’s Glory Must Enchant Us

Paul Tripp

Why We Pray for Our Meals

Jon Bloom

Seven Substitutes for True Joy

Marshall Segal

The Spiritual Battle with Weight Loss

Paul Tripp

Fix Your Eyes and Heart on the Bible

John Piper

Take Action Against Adultery

Josh Squires

Joy Is Not Optional

David Mathis

The Single Aim of All Ministry

Paul Tripp

You Are the Hands of Jesus

Trillia Newbell

More Tough Skin and Tender Hearts

Phillip Holmes

My Child’s Greatest Need

Paul Tripp

God’s Bigger Purpose for Proverbs

John Piper

From Slum to Shining Sea

Bonnie McKernan

A Social Media Heart Check

Kim Cash Tate

Lean in on Sunday Morning

David Mathis

The Consequences of Forgiven Sin

John Piper

Why Do Christians Fast?

John Piper

Do Not Fear the Hard Things of Marriage

Liz Wann

Breaking Through the Despair of Unbelief

Tony Reinke

Why Do Christians Worship Together on Sundays?

John Piper

Jesus Suffered to Keep You from Sinning

John Piper

Developing Our Second Bests

Abigail Dodds

The Greatest Joy Is Still to Come

David Mathis

We Will Sing Bloody Songs Forever

John Piper

How the Lord Restored Me from Intense Anxiety

Tabor Laughlin

Love the Racist, Confront the Sin

Phillip Holmes

By His Wounds You Have Been Healed

John Piper

Two Funerals in Two Days

Jennifer Brogdon

Disability Does Not Justify Abortion

John Knight

An Overview of the Whole Bible

D. A. Carson

Valentine’s Is About Jesus

Andrew Shanks

Will You Wrestle with God?

Jon Bloom

Does Your Pastor Love Being a Pastor?

John Piper

The Mosque on the Mount

Jon Bloom

Love the Life You Never Wanted

Marshall Segal

Saved by Grace, But Not Without War

John Piper

In Defense of Date Night

Stacy Reaoch

Seeing Jesus on the Stage of Marriage

P.J. Tibayan

The Christian’s Great Vocation

John Piper

Joy Is Obedience

John Piper

To Wives with Unbelieving Husbands

John Piper

Rest in the Prince of Peace

Jon Bloom

What Would You Say If Your Wife Was Ripped Away?

Marshall Segal

Atticus Finch and the Fight for Justice

Jasmine Holmes

Ten Questions to Diagnose Your Smartphone Usage

Alastair Roberts

Jesus Paid It All

Jonathan Parnell

Our Jokes Say Something Serious About Jesus

Patrick Schreiner

How Do I Live the Authentic Christian Life?

John Piper

The Biggest Loser Wins with the Gospel

Arabah Joy

Hillary, Bernie, Donald, and Me

John Piper

The Saving Power of a Fearless Wife

John Piper

Date Your Wife

Ben Reaoch

Freedom of Expression in a Photoshop World

David Mathis

Jesus Did Not Stop at Making Salvation Possible

John Piper

The False Reality of Social Media

Liz Wann

The Meaning of Manhood

Phillip Holmes

Beauty Is Not in Makeup or Clothing

John Piper

What Is the Source of Biblical Love?

Phillip Holmes

How Can We Be Angry and Not Sin?

Jon Bloom

Sermon of the Day

John Piper

Six Things Submission Is Not

John Piper

The Secrets of God in Our Suffering

Tony Reinke

What Happens When the Spirit Falls?

Ryan Shelton

Habits of Grace

David Mathis

Love Is the Main Thing in Saving Faith

John Piper

Lessons from a Hospital Bed

John Piper

Has My Sexual Sin Made Me Unsavable?

John Piper

God’s Rehab for Weak, Weary Faith

Jon Bloom

March

Growth Is Not the Goal

David Mathis

Holy Women Are Fueled by Hope

John Piper

Is Your Jesus Too Small?

R.C. Sproul

Good Marriages Say No to Good Things

Marshall Segal

Marital Intimacy Is More Than Sex

Josh Squires

Should We Flip a Coin to Find God’s Will?

Vern Poythress

Husbands Should Be Heads, Not Idols

John Piper

Hope for the Lonely Heart

Katelynn Luedke

Why Casinos Always Win in the End

Vern Poythress

Peculiar Glory

Michael Reeves and John Piper

Inject Your Prayer List with Life

P.J. Tibayan

Speed Limits Are a Call to Worship

John Piper

Your Single Most Important Habit

David Mathis

Justification Is the Gate, Not the Garden

John Piper

Did You Expect Your Marriage to Be Easy?

Adrien Segal

How to Please a Holy God

Dieudonne Tamfu

How Do We Read the Bible’s Stories?

John Piper

Is Oprah Right on Psalm 37:4?

John Piper

Headscarves and Hashtags

Tim Keesee

Better Than a Birth Plan

Jenni Naselli

Hope for the Unhappy Christian

Phillip Holmes

Why Did Jesus Let Lazarus Die?

John Piper

Three Gifts We Need, But Hate to Receive

Christina Fox

How to Recognize a Foolish Leader

Jon Bloom

A Theology of Creation in 12 Points

D. A. Carson

Seven Resolutions for Finishing Well

John Piper

God’s Good News in Bad News

John Piper

Tough and Tinder

Tony Reinke

The Whole Bible in One Meal

John Frame

The Insanity of ‘Self-Care’

Marshall Segal

Is My Dating Relationship Idolatrous?

John Piper

Your Sorrow Will Turn to Joy

Jonathan Parnell, Johnathon Bowers, Justin Taylor, Andreas Köstenberger, Joe Rigney, Donald Macleod, Tony Reinke, Marshall Segal, David Mathis, John Piper, and Jon Bloom

It’s Not a Talent Show

Jon Bloom

The Root of Mental Health

John Piper

Gospel Wisdom for Approval Junkies

John Piper

Living in the Light

John Piper

God’s Love Allows Pain and Loss

John Piper

Why I Was Not Pro-Life

Kristin Tabb

You Were Made to Celebrate

John Piper

Three Lessons from the Farmer About Faith

Christine Hoover

The Heart of Socialism

Phillip Holmes

Gospel Hope for Cultural Pessimists

John Piper

Love Your Wife for the Lord’s Sake

John Piper

Take Pleasure in Your Troubles

Nancy Wilson

The Secret to Peace and Contentment

Jon Bloom

Did Biblical Writers Mature over Time?

John Piper

A Beautiful Woman Is a Person, Not a Body

John Piper

A Recipe for Repentance

Josh Squires

The Strange and Wonderful Ride

David Mathis

Let Not Your Hearts Be Troubled

Donald Macleod

Make the Most of Holy Week

David Mathis

Walk Away from the World to Pray

Paul Maxwell

Honor Your Wife as the Weaker Vessel

John Piper

Jesus Is Always Faithful

Jackie Hill Perry

What Would Judas Do?

Marshall Segal

Stop Living a Half-Life with God

John Piper

Intimacy Before Agony

Kim Cash Tate

Live to Give — At Any Cost

Phillip Holmes

Ten Ways Easter Changes Everything

Matthew S. Harmon

Your Wife Is an Heir of the Universe

John Piper

King of Kings, Sorrow of Sorrows

Christina Fox

Embraced

John Piper

Calvary Conquers the Fear of Death

Tony Reinke

A Biblical Theology of Resurrection

D. A. Carson

When Every Hope Seems Lost

Vaneetha Rendall Risner

God Rested on the Seventh Day

Jon Bloom

Obedience Without Answers

Betsy Childs Howard

Can’t Keep Jesus Down

John Piper

Leave Lent Behind — And Fast

David Mathis

Should Christians Swear on the Bible?

John Piper

Come to the Light and Really Live

Jon Bloom

Homophobia Has No Place in the Church

Nick Roen

Your Prayers Hang on Your Marriage

John Piper

Why We Teach Our Children to Be Christian

Jason Helveston

Four Warnings for Your Twenties

Marshall Segal

Social Justice on Purpose

John Piper

God’s Banquet in Your Desert

Bryce Young

A Peculiar Glory

John Piper

I Slept with My Girlfriend — Now What?

John Piper

Why Christians Love Diversity

John Piper

Hope Will Put You to Work

John Piper

Together in the School of Christ

Zachary Garris

April

Habits of Grace (Study Guide)

David Mathis

Enjoy a Good Laugh, Like God

Jon Bloom

Sin Deceives You to Destroy You

John Piper

Discipleship in the Age of the Spectacle

Tony Reinke

Worship: Our Response to His Greatness

Rick Melson

Six Ways God’s at Work in You — At Work

Keith Welton

Jesus Helps Our Unbelief

Jon Bloom

Complete Assurance for Incomplete People

John Piper

Do Not Diminish God’s Love for You

John Piper

The Cattle on a Thousand Hills

Adam Cavalier

Pride Doesn’t Always Parade

Marshall Segal

God Makes a Meal Out of Messes

Abigail Dodds

Selfies and Polaroids of Intimacy

Tony Reinke

Does My Soul Sleep After Death?

John Piper

Invincible Joy Confirms Our Election

John Piper

Sunday Morning with the Simpsons

Webb Simpson

Gospel Hope for Self-Haters

Tony Reinke

Will I Be Single Forever?

Stephen Witmer

Why We Worship on Repeat

David Mathis

Fearless Women in a World of Opportunities

John Piper

The Way Out of “Burnout”

Nancy Wilson

Four Ways to Use desiringGod.org Everyday

Phillip Holmes

Will God Hurt Me and Call It Good?

John Piper

Remember Jesus in All You Do

John Piper

For Whom Did Christ Die?

Jarvis Williams

Kings and Queens in Training

Daniel Hoffman

Bible Intake Is Not a Hot Dog Eating Contest

David Mathis

Sneak Peek of John’s Next Book

John Piper

The Gospel Triumphs Through Suffering

John Piper

How to Pray Aloud in a Group

Megan Hill

How to Kill Sinful Anger

Jon Bloom

How Our Children Can Know the Bible Is True

John Piper

Your Hospital Visit Is Coming

Joni Eareckson Tada

Come, Lord Jesus

Matthew Westerholm

A Husband’s Manual for Marriage

Lewis Guest IV

Ten Principles for Personal Productivity

John Piper

Our Needs Point Us to God

Christine Hoover

Do We Participate in Our Own Salvation?

Andrew Shanks

Do We Have Joy or Fight for It?

John Piper

Election Gives Evangelism Power

John Piper

The Beauty of Womanhood

Abigail Dodds

Drunk in Love

Phillip Holmes

Is the Christian Life Peace or War?

John Piper

Singles Don’t Miss Out on Sanctification

Stacy Crouch

A Gutsy Prayer for Grown Men

Marshall Segal

God Blesses You to Bless the World

John Piper

You Also Are in the Body

K.A. Ellis

Like Any Prince

Jon Bloom

Spoil the Grandkids? A Better Way Forward

John Piper

Advice for Better Bible Memory

Jimmy Needham

Give Us Eyes for the Lonely

Reggie Osborne II

Beautifully True

John Piper

Is My Singleness a Gift?

Ryan Griffith

Should Christians Cremate Their Loved Ones?

John Piper

Bless Those Who Revile You

John Piper

How Do We Obey Commands to Feel?

John Piper

The Daily Work of the Spirit

Liz Wann

Those Who Suffer Receive a Blessing

John Piper

Why Jesus Needed a Body

John Piper

Prayer for Beginners

Marshall Segal

Moms, Your Secret Sacrifices Matter

Shanna Mallon

What Does It Really Mean to Be #Blessed?

Vaneetha Rendall Risner

I’ve Already Wasted My Life — Now What?

John Piper

How Businesspeople Can Reach the World

John Rinehart

Die to Your Flesh and Live

Jon Bloom

What Is Worship?

John Piper

A Camaraderie of Confidence

John Piper

May

God Invites You into His Happiness

Mark Jones

Big-God Living in a Man-Pleasing World

Phillip Holmes

Four Steps to Kill Nagging Sins

Gavin Ortlund

Five Ways God Relates to You

Dave Zuleger

The Right Kind of Atheist

Tony Reinke

How Our Loves Bind Our Will

John Piper

Good Living Is Rooted in Good Theology

Brandon D. Smith

Who Killed the Postmodernist?

John Piper

Parenting Is First About My Sin

David Mathis

The Heart of the Christian Faith

John Piper

The Fourfold Beauty of a Godly Woman

Amanda Criss

Every Mother’s Son

Douglas Wilson

With Hands She Could Not See

John Piper

No Pow’r of Hell, No Scheme of Man

David Mathis

Say Hard Things

Marshall Segal

The Power of Storytelling in Leadership

Tony Reinke

A Cure for the Common Cold Feet

Josh Squires

Fight Anxiety Without Fear

Ryan Shelton

Love Your Enemies for Your Own Sake

John Piper

Do You Think About Your Death?

Francis Chan

Leading with Words

Tony Reinke

Don’t Always Follow Your Conscience

Andy Naselli

Real Men Love Strong Women

Paul Maxwell

The Key to Enjoying Your Life

John Piper

A Black Man’s Hope for Complementarians

Taelor Gray

Come, All Who Are Weary

Jon Bloom

What the Whole Bible Says About Sin

D. A. Carson

Walk the Worldwide Garden

Tony Reinke

When Our Conduct Contradicts Our Confession

Phillip Holmes

When in Doubt, Don’t Quit

David Mathis

God Is Our Source of Satisfaction

Jon Bloom

May I Help You Discern Your Calling?

John Piper

“May I Have Two Wives?” Six Vetoes

John Piper

Would a Sovereign God Ever Harm Us?

John Piper

Why Christians Care About Economics

Dale Arand

Will Feminists Submit to (Transgender) Men?

Abigail Dodds

The Day I Dug My Daughter’s Grave

Tabor Laughlin

God Was Placed in a Womb

Mark Jones

Isn’t She Beautiful?

Marshall Segal

How Does God Bless the Hurting?

John Piper

Adopted Blood Brothers

Daniel Ritchie

Child-Like Humility Produces Peace

Jon Bloom

Women Teaching Men — How Far Is Too Far?

Mary A. Kassian

Never Once

Marshall Segal

How to Evangelize Professing Believers

Josh Squires

Submission Is a Mark of Maturity

Stacy Reaoch

The Danger of Drifting Away

John Piper

Does Anyone Ever Ask About Your Hope?

John Piper

The World Is God’s Classroom

J.A. Medders

Why Hell Exists

John Piper

What’s Deeper Than a Mother’s Love

Stacy Crouch

Grieve and Receive the Gift of Special Needs

Andrew Wilson

What Does It Mean to Meditate?

John Piper

Four Reasons Why We Leave

Andrew Knight

Why Is Humility So Attractive?

Jon Bloom

It’s Never Too Late for Jesus

Constantine Campbell

The Wow of Worship

Stephen Miller

Beware the Busyness of Summer Break

Dave Zuleger