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Joseph and Jesus: God's Successful Setbacks

Articles

by John Piper

God has always delighted to show his power through apparent defeat.

Advent Beauty

Poems

by John Piper

Take Courage: You Build More Than You See

Haggai

Sermons

by John Piper

Nothing you do is a trifle if you do it in the name of God. He will shake heaven and earth to fill your labor with splendor.

Moses, Rauschenbusch and Moral Distinctiveness

Articles

by John Piper

How are we morally distinct from ordinary society with its prudence, respectability, and good breeding?

Cry of Distress and Voice of Thanks

The Prayer of Jonah

Jonah 2

Sermons

by John Piper

The belly of a fish hardly seems like salvation. But it was.

Update on Bethlehem As Seedbed

Articles

by John Piper

John Piper introduces a new program at Bethlehem for raising up young candidates for full-time Christian ministry.

Go and Make Disciples, Baptizing Them...

Matthew 28:18-20

Sermons

by John Piper

When we make disciples, we bid people to come and die to their old, destructive ways and to live for Jesus, who loved them and gave himself for them.

A Note to Parents of Young Children

Articles

by John Piper

Everything we do from the time a child is born should be aimed at leading him to faith.

Eagle Edom Will Come Down

Obadiah

Sermons

by John Piper

The violent nation will not boast forever. Very soon the recompense will come, and after that all the nations will render an account to God.

The Pace of Faith

Articles

by John Piper

The Lord is never hurried because he has all things under control. What a steady power should mark his people!

The Just Shall Live by Faith

Habakkuk

Sermons

by John Piper

Would I gain my life before a holy God if I died tonight? Am I ready to take my stand in the divine courtroom and hear the Judge pass an eternal sentence on me?

Seneca, C.S. Lewis, and a Sale

Articles

by John Piper

Each day is on sale for anyone who will purchase it. If we do not purchase it, we lose it—forever.

And All the Earth Shall Own Him Lord

Festival of Mission

Philippians 2:9-11

Sermons

by John Piper

In order to be acclaimed Messiah and Lord, the Son of God had to come, defeat the enemy, and lead his people out of bondage in triumph over sin and Satan and death. And that he did on Good Friday and Easter.

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.