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Where Is the Promise of His Appearing?

2 Peter 3:1-10

Sermons

by John Piper

Confident expectation of a new world of righteousness empowers us to live for peace and purity in the present.

Word of God in Geneva and Bethlehem

Articles

by John Piper

A healthy church will be hungry for sound teaching. And a healthy church will feed that hunger.

Better Never to Have Known the Way

2 Peter 2:11-22

Sermons

by John Piper

The more you know of Christ and his way, the more severe your judgment will be for not trusting and obeying him.

On Princeton and Worship

Articles

by John Piper

Take worship seriously. None of us knows when it will be our last day in the house of the Lord.

Destruction Is not Sleeping

2 Peter 2:1-10

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by John Piper

Even though the rebellious and the licentious today may think they are safe, they should learn that "from of old their condemnation has not been idle, and their destruction is not sleeping."

Sore Throat, Sympathy, and Sonnet

Articles

by John Piper

There are worse things to lose than health, and sickness may help us gain what is best.

Men Moved by the Holy Spirit Spoke from God

2 Peter 1:20-21

Sermons

by John Piper

The meaning of Scripture does not change with every new reader or every new reading. It cannot be twisted to mean whatever we like. It is what it is, unchanging and unending.

Pastor John’s Schedule

Articles

by John Piper

Pastor John makes known his schedule and availability to the people of Bethlehem.

Listen to the Eyewitness of His Majesty

2 Peter 1:12-19

Sermons

by John Piper

The difference between mythical speculations and Christian faith is history. Our doctrines are not the result of clever head-work. They are the result of historical observation.

Softball, Sex and Augustus Strong

Articles

by John Piper

Don't exclude God from your recreation. God wills it, and it's his will to be in on it.

Confirm Your Election

2 Peter 1:5-11

Sermons

by John Piper

If the knowledge of God's glorious promises does not spur us on to strive against the tide, then we will be barren and fruitless and drift to our destruction.

Who Wrote 2 Peter?

An Article for Eggheads

Articles

by John Piper

How can we explain the surprising similarity between 2 Peter and Jude?

Liberating Promises

2 Peter 1:1-4

Sermons

by John Piper

If you want to enjoy God's peace and be the aroma of his grace in the world, your knowledge of him has to grow.

Building a Common Community Understanding of God

Articles

by John Piper

One aim of preaching is to build a people who think biblically.

A Celebration of Baptism

Acts 2:36-42

Sermons

by John Piper

What counts in the new people is not who your parents are but whom you live for; and therefore a new symbol for the new covenant people is given, baptism.

This Is Dedicated to You

Articles

by John Piper

Almost any impersonal act can be brought to life and made precious and personal by an act of dedicating it to someone.

Believe in Your Heart that God Raised Jesus from the Dead

Easter Sunday

Romans 9:30 - 10:10

Sermons

by John Piper

Faith never says, "The righteousness that leads to life is inaccessible." But faith recognizes its own helplessness and gladly accepts this righteousness as a gift from God.

The Third Word from the Cross

Good Friday

John 19:26-27

Sermons

by John Piper

When Jesus commits his mother to John's care, he is showing us how our needs will be met when we leave everything to follow him.

Lord of the Dead

Articles

by John Piper

How can Jesus say that God is "not the God of the dead" and Paul say that Jesus is "Lord of the dead?"

He Set His Face to Go to Jerusalem

Palm Sunday

Luke 9:51-56

Sermons

by John Piper

Jesus was not accidentally entangled in a web of injustice. The saving benefits of his death for sinners were not an afterthought. Jesus saw that the time had come and set his face to fulfill his mission: to die in Jerusalem for our sake.

Here Comes The Dome

Articles

by John Piper

Pastor John weighs the impact of the Metrodome opening near the church.

Jesus Is Precious Because We Yearn for Beauty

2 Corinthians 3:7-11

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by John Piper

We crave to be moved by some rare glimpse of greatness. We yearn for a vision of glory.

How to Be Filled With The Spirit

Articles

by John Piper

Being filled with the Spirit is parallel to getting drunk with wine.

Jesus Is Precious as the Foundation of the Family

Ephesians 5:21 - 6:9

Sermons

by John Piper

Trusting Christ as Savior, surrendering to him as Lord, and orienting all of your family relations on him, transforms the home into a little heaven on earth.

Jesus Is Precious Because Through Him We Become Authentic

Romans 14:1-9

Sermons

by John Piper

We don't have a deep sense of peace and fulfillment when we have successfully deluded everybody about who we really are or what we really feel or think. There is a deep (and I believe God-given) longing to be authentic, not to be hypocrites.