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The God in Front and the God Behind

Articles

by John Piper

Not all of God’s grace is behind us pushing to obey. There is also grace in front of us beckoning us to follow.

The Poor of the Land and the Pride of Jacob

Amos 6:1-8 and Amos 8:4-8

Sermons

by John Piper

Conversion isn't just changing your mind but exchanging the love of comfort for the love of goodness and justice.

Taking Bethlehem to Seattle

Articles

by John Piper

Spiritual leadership is knowing where God wants people to be and taking the initiative, using God’s methods and power, to get them there.

Halleluja Piper

A poem for Noël in October

Articles

by John Piper

John Piper poetically announces his wife's pregnancy.

The Lord Will Rejoice over You

Zephaniah 3:14-17

Sermons

by John Piper

Every staff on which we try to lean in our pride will snap and pierce us through. One refuge will be secure: God.

Late Night Meditations on the Book of Life

Articles

by John Piper

What does it mean to be written in the Lamb's book of life?

The Locust Horde and the Day of the Lord

Joel

Sermons

by John Piper

God will fight against us and clog the joy of our lives until we return with our whole heart to him. For his purpose is to be God alone in the midst of his people.

God Threw His Shoe on Edom

Or, The Dome is Dead

Psalm 108:9

Articles

by John Piper

What fools God makes of men who strive against their Maker!

Calling all Clay Pots

A Celebration of Ministry

2 Corinthians 4

Sermons

by John Piper

Every Christian has received a gift from God which he is responsible to use for the good of the church and for the glory of God.

God Works for Those Who Wait for Him

Isaiah 64:1-4

Sermons

by John Piper

If God undertakes to work for us, he cannot fail. He will succeed in providing all the services we need.

Tom Steller’s Ordination

Articles

by John Piper

There are six admonitions for how a church should treat its pastors.

Let the Young Speak

Job 32:7-11

Sermons

by John Piper

There is no necessary connection between age and wisdom, or youth and folly. Wisdom comes from the Lord and is offered to all ages.

"As Yourself"

Articles

by John Piper

How can I admit that I am a worm and yet “love my neighbor as myself”?

Fear Not, You Worm Jacob!

Isaiah 41:14

Sermons

by John Piper

The good news of the Bible is not that we are not worms, but that God helps worms who trust him.

Bethlehem: Seedbed for Missions

Articles

by John Piper

How does a church become and remain fertile ground for moblizing and supporting missionaries?

Lessons from a Lost Master Card

Articles

by John Piper

By the time we know a problem exists, God has already been working on it and his solution is on the way.

He Will Send His Angel Before You

Genesis 24:1-9

Sermons

by John Piper

We can know God's will and maintain trust in his help, if we are familiar with the trajectories of his Word.

A Brief Theology of Sleep

Articles

by John Piper

God is not nearly so impressed with our late nights and early mornings as he is with the peaceful trust that casts all anxieties on him and sleeps.

Who Made Man's Mouth?

Exodus 4:10-12

Sermons

by John Piper

How different, how wonderful the use of our mouths would be if we lived by faith in the God who made the mouth and not by sight—by looking at our own clumsy tongue.

Baptist General Conference Annual Meeting

Articles

by John Piper

John Piper gives an update on what happened at the annual meeting of the conference of which Bethlehem is a part.

Will the Next Generation Know?

Judges 2:6-14

Sermons

by John Piper

Silence about Christ is dogma. Not to teach the infinite value of Christ is to teach that he is negligible.

“Be Still and Know That I Am God”

Articles

by John Piper

John Piper openly contemplates the weightiness of pastoral ministry and is sustained knowing that God is God.