All Resources on Loving Others

"Only Wounded Soldiers Can Serve"

Articles

by John Piper

When a person strikes rock bottom with a sense of helplessness he may find that he has struck the Rock of Ages.

On the Possibility of Saying “I Love You, But I Don’t Like You”

The Opinion, v10 n2, pp. 5-7

Articles

by John Piper

The command to love is a call to the deepest and most thoroughgoing sanctification.

What Love Does and Does Not Do

Anniversary Thoughts on 1 Corinthians 13:4-7

1 Corinthians 13:4-7

Articles

by John Piper

Paul isn't abstractly defining love 1 Corinthians 13. He is showing how it applies to the church.

What Does Love Look Like In Conflict?

Interviews

by John Piper

Listen to John Piper talk about how we should be different than this culture in the way we offer and receive criticism.

Carry My Love to My Beloved

Romans 16:5-16

Sermons

by John Piper

Christians are precious to each other when they feel deeply what they have been saved from.

Commending and Welcoming Radical Risk-Takers for Christ

Romans 16:1-7

Sermons

by John Piper

What can we learn from how Paul sends his greetings?

Love Your Neighbor as Yourself, Part 1

Matthew 22:34-40

Sermons

by John Piper

All of Scripture hangs on two great purposes: that God be loved with all our heart, and that we love each other as we love ourselves.

Faith: The Link Between God's Love for Us and Ours for Others

Galatians 5:1-6

Sermons

by John Piper

How does Christ's love for us turn into our love for others?

Love Your Neighbor as Yourself, Part 2

Matthew 22:34-40

Sermons

by John Piper

Loving God sustains us through all the joy and pain and perplexity and uncertainty of what loving our neighbor should be.

But I Say to You, Love Your Enemies, Part 1

Matthew 5:43-48

Sermons

by John Piper

Becoming a child of God and being transformed on the inside precedes and enables love, not vice versa.

But I Say to You, Love Your Enemies, Part 2

Matthew 5:43-48

Sermons

by John Piper

Jesus is calling us not just to do good things for our enemy; he is also calling us to WANT their best.

Love One Another with Tender Affection

Romans 12:9-13

Sermons

by John Piper

God intends for us not merely to do to others as we would have them do to us, but he wants us to feel toward other believers a certain way.

Dying as a Means of Loving, Part 1

John 12:20-26

Sermons

by John Piper

Is there something in your life that is hindering your fruitfulness in Christ—something that you need to die to?

Can Christians Be Held Hostage by the Sins of the Beloved?

Articles

by John Piper

Should the sins of others keep us captive in a prison of sorrow?

If You Want to Love, You Must Die to the Law

Articles

by John Piper

The law is not our primary means for bearing fruit. It serves mostly to teach us that we don't bear fruit apart from the gospel.

Doing Mercy to the Brothers of Jesus and the Broken Neighbor

Matthew 25:31-46

Sermons

by John Piper

If we are true Christians we will want to show mercy to suffering people.

Let Love Be Genuine

Romans 12:9

Sermons

by John Piper

You can be a liberal hypocrite, and you can be fundamentalist hypocrite. But love is not that way.

Love One Another for Love Is of God

1 John 4:7-11

Sermons

by John Piper

The evidence of being indwelt by the Spirit of God is the experience of loving Jesus the way the Father loves him.

What We See When the Spirit Reigns: Love

Romans 8:3-4

Sermons

by John Piper

If we are unmerciful, unforgiving people, if we hold grudges or cherish resentments or plan revenge, then what we are saying in effect to God is, "This is the way I prefer life to be."

The One Who Loves Lives in Light

1 John 2:7-11

Sermons

by John Piper

Hate is the evidence of blindness to the light of God. Love is the evidence that sight has been given to the blind.

The Greatest of These Is Love: An Introduction to the Series

1 John 4

Sermons

by John Piper

God is love. The implications of this for the way we live are big.

Savoring God by Serving the Saints

Hebrews 6:9-12

Sermons

by John Piper

Serving and loving and helping and encouraging and supporting the saints is the way we show our love for the name of God.