All Resources on Church Mission

If It Is of God, It Will Not Be Overthrown

(Commitment Sunday Service At Maranatha Hall)

Acts 5:33-42

Sermons

by John Piper

What does building a new worship building have to do with real worship?

The Counsel of the Lord Stands Forever

Reflections on Corporate Planning

Psalms 33:10-11

Sermons

by John Piper

A truth stripped of God is not a whole truth and will not guide the church well.

Vision for the Harvest: 2000 by 2000

Unpacking the Master Planning Team Document

John 4:31-38

Sermons

by John Piper

When we give ourselves to the work of personal evangelism and world missions, God pours more life into our souls.

The Value of Relationships

Unfolding Bethlehem's Fresh Initiative #1

Hebrews 3:12-13

Sermons

by John Piper

All Christian relationships have this as their goal: to help each other stay satisfied in God.

Urban-Suburban Partnership

Unfolding Bethlehem's Fresh Initiative #2

Colossians 3:8-17

Sermons

by John Piper

Our mission is to spread a passion for the supremacy of God in everything, including choosing where we live.

Diversity in God-Centered Worship

Unfolding Bethlehem's Fresh Initiative #4

Romans 15:1-7

Sermons

by John Piper

The abiding foundation of our corporate worship is God-centeredness.

Good News to the Poor

Unfolding Bethlehem's Fresh Initiative #5

Galatians 2:9-10

Sermons

by John Piper

The fact that Jesus was born to a poor couple in a cow stall tells us something about the way God meant to reach the world.

Becoming All Things to All Men to Save Some

1 Corinthians 9:19-23

Sermons

by John Piper

Until the wrath of God figures as largely in our worldview as it did for Paul, we will not have the passion for evangelism that he had.

Walk in Wisdom: Seize the Moment

Colossians 4:2-6

Sermons

by John Piper

Wisdom is the use of knowledge to reach worthy goals, such as winning outsiders to Christ.