All Resources on Killing Sin

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'.

Incentives to Kill My Love of Human Praise

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 414, Pastor John offers incentive to kill your craving for human praise.

Breaking My Addiction to Entertainment

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 328, Pastor John encourages Christians to cultivate a greater love for God than for entertainment.

Envy

Theology Refresh: Podcast for Christian Leaders

Interviews

by Joe Rigney

Joe Rigney exposes the pervasive, but often hidden, sin of envy.

Fighting Bitterness

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 171, Pastor John talks about killing the sin of bitterness.

Battling Jealousy

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 152, Pastor John talks about how to kill the sin of jealousy.

Battling Envy

Interviews

by John Piper

For Episode 151, Pastor John talks about how to kill the sin of envy.

Fighting Porn Addiction with Grudem’s Systematic Theology

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper talks about how to fight the evil of pornography.

Dismembering an Idol

Articles

by Jon Bloom

In Luke 19, Zacchaeus the tax collector was converted. He vowed to give back fourfold to anyone he had defrauded. Imagine a conversation he might have had when returning the money.

The Fierce Fruit of Self-Control

Articles

by John Piper

When we really see and believe what God is for us by grace through Jesus Christ, the power of wrong desires is broken.

I Will Not Be Enslaved by Anything

1 Corinthians 6:12-20

Sermons

by John Piper

Preserve your freedom in Christ! Can you say with Paul, "I will not be enslaved by anything!"?

Battling the Unbelief of Envy

Psalms 37:1-7

Sermons

by John Piper

Envy steals your joy when you don't trust that God is doing what he has promised, namely, that which is best for you.

Battling the Unbelief of Impatience

Isaiah 30:1-5

Sermons

by John Piper

God says he will bless us if we wait patiently for him.

Battling the Unbelief of Covetousness

1 Timothy 6:6-12

Sermons

by John Piper

All covetousness is unbelief. Learn how to use the sword of the Spirit to fight the good fight of faith, and lay hold on eternal life!

Battling the Unbelief of Bitterness

Romans 12:17-21

Sermons

by John Piper

Anger is very dangerous. If it takes root in your heart and becomes a grudge or an unforgiving spirit, it can destroy you.

Battling the Unbelief of Misplaced Shame

2 Timothy 1:6-12

Sermons

by John Piper

The battle against misplaced shame is the battle against unbelief in the promises of God.

The Danger of Being Merely Human

1 Corinthians 3:1-4

Sermons

by John Piper

There is a group of people whom Paul calls not spiritual and not natural, but "fleshly," or "babes in Christ."

Hope-Giving Promises for Triumph over Sin

Articles

by John Piper

If God works to bring about obedience in our heart, then sin will not be lord over us, God will.

Why Should I Resist Sin If God Uses My Sin for Good?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper says we must take care not to reason unbiblical things from the truths we find in the Bible.

Fighting Covetousness by Looking at Others

Articles

by John Piper

Keep God first in your life by finding others who love God well and imitating them.

Battling Unbelief Together

Hebrews 10:19-25 and Hebrews 3:12-14

Sermons

by John Piper

We must help each other battle unbelief. We must help each other fight the fight of faith.

A Weapon Against Satan's Summer Siege

Articles

by John Piper

Arm yourself with the thought that when Jesus died to free you from sin, you died to sin.

Is Anger More Dangerous Than Lust?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper warns us of anger's long-term effects and identifies the remedy.