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Does It Bother You People Are Entertained by Your Gestures?

by Tony Reinke and John Piper

In Episode 50 John Piper says, “Preaching, to me, is expository exultation. Expository means I am explaining things. I want to make them clear. And so my hands are trying to do in the air what I am saying with my mouth.”

What’s with All the Preaching Gestures?

by Tony Reinke and John Piper

In Episode 49 John Piper talks about why he uses hand gestures while preaching.

A Response to the First Republican Senator to Support So-Called Same-Sex Marriage

by Tony Reinke and John Piper

Pastor John what are your thoughts on Republican senator Portman's editorial supporting so-called same-sex marriage?

Why No Pastor Lives Up to What He Preaches

by Tony Reinke and John Piper

“No pastor lives up to what he preaches. If he does, he is preaching too low.” You wrote that on Twitter a few years back, Pastor John. How does a pastor think through this? Talk to the pastor who is preaching high, and feels overwhelmed and burdened because of it. Is this a healthy tension for him to feel?

Care for Couples Struggling with Infertility

by Tony Reinke and John Piper

Pastor John how would you care for a young couple coming to terms with their infertility and feelings of failure? What would you want them to know about God in light of his apparent withheld blessing?

How Do I Know If I’m Being Disciplined by God?

by Tony Reinke and John Piper

John Piper: “God is always disciplining us. He is always doing things good, hard and gentle to us.”