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The Spirit in You Is Life

Romans 8:10–11

Labs

by John Piper

Even though we’ve been saved by Jesus, we all still die. What does it mean for us that the Spirit lives in us? What does it mean for our fight against sin, our relationship to Jesus, and our death? Piper answers in this lab.

Do You Regret Partnering with Mark Driscoll?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 472, Pastor John answers why he doesn't regret his partnership with Mark Driscoll.

Christ Reigns Over Every Inch

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 471, we share an excerpt from a conference message Pastor John gave in 2003 on the supremacy of Christ over all the earth.

You Are Not Your Own

Romans 8:9

Labs

by John Piper

What does it mean to belong to Jesus? As we study a passage slowly verse by verse, sometimes we need to step back and look for help from other places in the Bible. There are other verses that will help us see more in the one before us.

The Role of Family Worship

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 470, guest Tedd Tripp discusses the importance of family worship.

Can I Confess the Name of Jesus and Be Unsaved?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 469, Pastor John discusses the tension between 1 Corinthians 12:3 and Matthew 7: 21-23.

Did God Commission Terrorism in the Bible?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 468, Pastor John discusses the difference between Joshua in the Old Testament and current terrorist groups.

The Spirit Lives in You

Romans 8:9

Labs

by John Piper

Jesus bought us with his death and then sealed us with his Spirit. In this lab, John Piper unfolds the glory of the Trinity in our salvation and the role of the Spirit in showing that we belong to Jesus.

Is My Pastor a Bully?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 467, Pastor John suggests ways to identify a bullying pastor.

Killing Our Addiction to Human Praise

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 466, we share an excerpt from a sermon Pastor John preached in 2009 on how to fight against the love of human praise.

The Mind Against God Is Dead

Romans 8:7–8

Labs

by John Piper

Romans 8:5–8 gets down to the bottom of our sin, untangling the reasons we rebel against God. Pastor John highlights the meaning of two “for” statements to show the relationship between sin, hostility to God, death, and worldliness.

How Do I Go Deeper with Christ?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 465, Pastor John counsels on how to be rooted in Christ.

I’ve Never Read the Bible, Where Should I Start?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 464, Pastor John advises on where to start reading the Bible for the first time.

Prayers That Don’t Work

Interviews

by Tim Keller

In episode 463, guest Tim Keller talks about prayers that won't work.

Set Your Mind on the Spirit

Romans 8:5–6

Labs

by John Piper

The Bible often presents two ways for us to live. In Romans 8:5–6, Paul describes two different lives, two different mindsets, and two different conditions. This lab carefully traces the serious differences in order to cause us to look to Christ.

We Pray to a Father

Interviews

by Tim Keller

In episode 462, guest Tim Keller discusses praying to the Father.

Joy, Sorrow, and the Healthy Prayer Life

Interviews

by Tim Keller

In episode 461, guest Tim Keller talks about lamenting during prayer.

What the Law Could Not Do

Romans 8:3–4

Labs

by John Piper

Purpose clauses (“in order that”) tell us why God does what he does. In this lab, Pastor John looks at why God gave us the law and why he sent his Son to die on the cross. All along, he asks how the Christian should relate to the law after Christ has come.

Fighting for Solitude

Interviews

by Tim Keller

In episode 460, guest Tim Keller discusses the importance of solitude with God.

How to Pray the Psalms

Interviews

by Tim Keller

In episode 459, guest Tim Keller discusses how to pray the Psalms.

Encouragement for Slow Readers

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 458, Pastor John offers encouragement to slow readers.

Love Fulfills the Law

Romans 8:3–4

Labs

by John Piper

Romans 8:3–4 says Christ died so that the law would be fulfilled in us. What does it mean for the law to be fulfilled? And how is it fulfilled in us? In this lab, John Piper tackles these two critical questions.

The Future of World Missions

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 457, Pastor John discusses the future of world missions.