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Our Disobedience and God’s Mercy

Romans 11:28–32

Labs

by John Piper

When you see personal pronouns (e.g. he, she, you, they, or his, hers, your, their), identify to whom they are referring. Is the writer speaking about his audience? If so, who is the audience? Is he speaking about Jews or Gentiles? Believers or nonbelievers? To understand the passage, we have to identify the relevant parties.

He Will Not Cast Off Forever

Lamentations 3:31–33

Labs

by John Piper

God is completely consistent in all he does, but he is also very complicated. You’ll never find a contradiction in his character, but you’ll often have to work hard to see how different aspects of who he is relate to one another. In this lab, Pastor John asks how God could cause his children grief and remain compassionate towards them.

If I Listen to Sermons, Why Do I Need to Read My Bible?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 435, Pastor John discusses the importance of reading the Bible for yourself.

Should I Read My Bible Daily?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 434, Pastor John discusses the relevance the Bible has to every Christian's daily life.

Should I Commit to One Church?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 433, Pastor John discusses the importance of church membership.

Do I Need to Repent If Christ Died for All My Sins?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 432, Pastor John discusses how Christians should respond to their sin.

Lust: More Dangerous Than Nuclear Holocaust

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 431, we share an excerpt from a sermon Pastor John preached in 1988 about the dangers of lust.

Apple, Subaru, Target — Should We Buy from Promoters of Sin?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 430, Pastor John discusses how Christians should respond to secular companies.

Handling Post-Sermon Blues

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 429, Pastor John offers counsel to pastors who find themselves discouraged on Monday mornings.

Join Me in Soul-Satisfaction in God

(Village Church, Maple Plain, Minnesota)

Sermons

by John Piper

God is most satisfied in us when we are most satisfied in him. A fresh angle for the Christian Hedonist from Psalm 131.

Is $75 Too Much for a Bible?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 428, Pastor John discusses his thoughts on the price of a Bible.

Explain Your Title ‘Pastor Emeritus’

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 427, Pastor John discusses his new title and role at Bethlehem Baptist Church.

Lust Defined

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 426, we share an excerpt from a sermon Pastor John preached in November 1988 on the topic of lust.

Should We Side with Israel or Palestine?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 425, Pastor John discusses how we should respond to the conflict between Israel and Palestine.

What Whites Can Learn from Ferguson

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 424, Pastor John discusses the recent events in Ferguson, Missouri.

How Does Scripture Produce Faith?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 423, Pastor John discusses how scripture produces faith.

What Does It Mean to ‘Kill Sin by the Spirit’?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 422, Pastor John explains what it means to 'kill sin by the Spirit'.

Worship in the Workplace

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 421, we share an excerpt from a sermon John Piper preached in August of 2004 about worship in the workplace.

Wartime Wisdom for the Wealthy

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 420, Pastor John discusses a wartime lifestyle and wealth.

What Luxuries in My Life Are Sinful?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 419, Pastor John discusses what might constitute as a sinful luxury and how to test your heart.

Should I Pray to the Father, the Son, or the Spirit?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 418, Pastor John advises how to pray to the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.

Is God More Happy with Other Christians Than Me?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 417, Pastor John discusses the favor of God in a Christian's life.