All Resources on New Testament Biblical Figures

Timothy, Part 1

Poems

by John Piper

The Aim of Dr Luke

Sunday Evening Message

Luke 1:1-4

by John Piper

It is important to try to persuade people, like Luke in his Gospel, of the truth of Christianity.

Simeon's Farewell to the World

Sunday Evening Message

Luke 2:21-40

by John Piper

Jesus' birth brought a new era in the history of redemption, but one that is still in complete harmony with the old.

The Sifting of Simon Peter

Luke 22:31-34

by John Piper

It is relatively unimportant to Satan whether we are healthy or sick, rich or poor; what he wants is to sift out our faith. If he can do it by suffering, he will try that; if he can do it by wealth, he will try that.

Barnabas: The Goodness of Great Faith

Acts 11:19-26

by John Piper

Consider the outcome of Barnabas' life and imitate his faith.

Barnabas: The Maker of a Great Leader

Acts 9:18-31

by John Piper

Don't quench the Spirit of God this morning. He may be calling you to be a leader-maker.

Barnabas: The Weakness of a Great Leader

Galatians 2:9-13

by John Piper

Every strength is vulnerable to its corresponding weakness. Therefore we need each other's different strengths