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The Little Drummer Boy in All of Us

Articles

by Jonathan Parnell

“Little Drummer Boy” might be one of the strangest Christmas songs out there, or so it seems. He actually has something to teach us.

Such a Great Salvation!

Faith Baptist Fellowship

(Sioux Falls, South Dakota)

Hebrews 2:5-13

Sermons

by John Piper

Is My Boyfriend’s Video-Game Addiction a Marriage Deal-Breaker?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 486, Pastor John gives advice to a girlfriend who is contemplating marrying a man who is addicted to video games.

Not Slavery, But Adoption

Romans 8:15

Labs

by John Piper

Adoption is not unique to Christianity, but it is a much more complex and glorious reality in the context of God’s love for us in the gospel. In this lab, John Piper presses in on several key words to show what it means for God to be a Father.

Advice for Fathers of Sons

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 485, Pastor John gives advice to fathers of sons.

Marty: Funeral Meditation from a Grandson

Martha Mae McClain Mathis

((November 15, 1925 – November 30, 2014))

Articles

by David Mathis

Pray This Daily for Your Family

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 484, we share an excerpt from a sermon Pastor John preached in 1999 on a prayer that can be prayed for your family every day.

The Children of God

Romans 8:14

Labs

by John Piper

The Bible often argues in “if/then” statements, and the context will help us clarify exactly what the conditions are. In this lab, John Piper shows us where to find assurance that we are the children of God.

Why Was Adam Lonely If God Is Enough?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 483, Pastor John discusses man's God-given needs, and how God is enough.

Are We Satisfied ‘in God’ or ‘by God’?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 482, Pastor John discusses why he uses "in God" instead of "by God" in the statement, "God is most glorified in us, when we are most satisfied in him."

Put Sin to Death

Romans 8:12–13

Labs

by John Piper

Paul warns us about letting sin linger in our lives, so how do we kill sin? Beginning with Romans 8, John Piper walks through several passages to explain the weapons God has given us to defeat sin and its deception.

Doesn’t Prosperity Preaching Glorify Jesus?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 481, Pastor John discusses the failures of the prosperity gospel.

Sin Will Kill You

Romans 8:12–13

Labs

by John Piper

Sin will kill you. God gives warnings in the Bible, and sometimes they seem to call into question our security in Christ. How should we read the Bible’s warnings? And what role do they play in our salvation? John Piper answers in this lab.

Are Smart People Less Happy?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 480, Pastor John discusses knowledge and joy.

Does Happiness Require Apathy to Others’ Sorrows?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 479, Pastor John tells us why as Christians we are "sorrowful, but always rejoicing".

The Gospel of the Grace of God

Kempton Turner Ordination Service

(Bethlehem Baptist Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Acts 20:24

Sermons

by John Piper

Avoid the Unrepentant — But What If They’re Family?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 478, Pastor John discusses how a person should relate to an unrepentant family member.

Have No Fear of Them

Matthew 10:25–31

Labs

by John Piper

“Do not fear.” Jesus’s command can be hard to obey, but it is filled with promise. In this lab, John Piper shows us how Jesus helps his disciples (and us) battle fear.

A Prayer for Those Stuck in Sin

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 477, Pastor John prays for those stuck in sin.

Good Motives for Bible Memory

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 476, we share an excerpt of a sermon that Pastor John preached in 2009 on the value of Bible memory.

Love Builds Up

1 Corinthians 8:1–3

Labs

by John Piper

Is knowledge good or bad? 1 Corinthians 8:1–3 says that knowledge can lead to pride or to love, so how do we know which our knowledge is? Pastor John unfolds the life of the mind in this new lab.

Is Sexual Attraction Essential for Marriage?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 475, Pastor John discusses why sexual attraction is not essential for marriage.

Must My Wedding Be in a Church?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 474, Pastor John discussions cultural forms and marriage.