All Resources on Death & Dying

Cremation or Burial?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 406, Pastor John discusses cremation and burial.

Suicide and Salvation

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 352, Pastor John discusses the sober subject of suicide.

More on Guns and Self-Defense

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 317, Pastor John shares more thoughts on Christians, guns, and death.

Can a Sinner Be Saved After Death?

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 179, Pastor John explains that there is no salvation after death.

Do You Conduct Funerals for Non-Christians?

Interviews

by John Piper

A pastor writes and asks John Piper: “Have you personally conducted funerals for non-Christians? If so how, is that funeral tailored differently from a funeral for a believer?”

Slow Dying

Poems

by John Piper

What I Said at My Granddaughter’s Funeral

A Granddaddy’s Thoughts

Articles

by John Piper

John Piper shares seven ways that he has felt the loss of his granddaughter, Felicity Margaret Piper.

You Will Never See Death

John 8:48-59

Sermons

by John Piper

The Holy Spirit Will Help You Die

1 Peter 4:12-19

Sermons

by John Piper

In their hour of greatest trial God gives his children courage and faith.

What Happens to Infants Who Die?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper explains why he believes all infants who die go to heaven.

Life and Death at Christmas

Articles

by John Piper

Let every loss and every delight send your hearts homing after heaven.

How Do You Deal With the Death of an Unsaved Loved One?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper says we must trust that the Judge of all the earth will do what is right.

An Open Letter to a Friend in Heaven

Articles

by John Piper

John Piper commemorates the life of an elder at Bethlehem who went to be with Jesus.

Does It Matter Whether We're Cremated or Buried?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper explains why he thinks burial is best.

Seneca, C.S. Lewis, and a Sale

Articles

by John Piper

Each day is on sale for anyone who will purchase it. If we do not purchase it, we lose it—forever.

Alone on Sunday Night

Articles

by John Piper

If your life is not deep in Christ alone, death will be a terrible thing.

What If Our Dying Is Discipline?

Meditation on 1 Corinthians 11:29-32

1 Corinthians 11:29-32

Articles

by John Piper

Sometimes God takes a sinning saint because he loves him too much to let him go on in sin.

Deal with Death

TBI Graduation

Conference Messages

by John Piper

Death is, fortunately, an ever-present reality for ministers of the gospel.

What Happens When You Die? Glorified and Free on the New Earth

Romans 8:18-25

Sermons

by John Piper

What will things be like after Jesus returns?

Why Do You Believe That Infants Who Die Go to Heaven?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper discusses why he believes God doesn't condemn babies.

How Should We Teach Children About Death and Eternal Life?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper talks about how to best prepare children for the realities of this life.