All Resources on Perseverance of the Saints

How Do You Press On to Make It Your Own?

Further Reflections from the Funeral Sermon for My Father

Articles

by John Piper

Further reflections from the sermon John Piper preached at his father's funeral.

Can the Regenerate Be Erased from the Book of Life?

Meditation on Revelation 3:5

Revelation 3:5

Articles

by John Piper

Perseverance isn't ours without a struggle, but we struggle as victors.

The Doctrine of Perseverance: The Earnest Pursuit of Assurance

Hebrews 5:11 - 6:12

Sermons

by John Piper

The coach of Scripture and the floor of Christ conspire to keep the saints from breaking our necks again and again.

The Doctrine of Perseverance: The Future of a Fruitless Field

Hebrews 5:11 - 6:12

Sermons

by John Piper

One of the ways God causes us to persevere in faith and be saved is by warning us that we could make shipwreck of our faith and be lost.

How To Suffer for Doing What Is Right

1 Peter 2:18-23

Sermons

by John Piper

Radical Christianity, real Christianity, makes a difference.

The Elect Are Kept by the Power of God

1 Peter 1:5

Sermons

by John Piper

Our security is not in making heaven unconditional. Our security is in God's infallible commitment to fulfill the conditions of heaven.

Do Not Destroy the Work of God

Romans 14:14-23

Sermons

by John Piper

Faith is what really matters in Christian behavior, not just whether you accomplish certain things or abstain from others.

Obedience Confirms Our Standing in God

1 John 2:3-6

Sermons

by John Piper

You can know that you know Christ if you obey his commands.

Olympic Spirituality, Part 1

Beyond the Gold

1 Corinthians 9:23-27

Sermons

by John Piper

The way you run your race and fight your fight will make the difference between sharing in the promises of the gospel or being disqualified.

Olympic Spirituality, Part 2

How Then Shall We Run?

1 Corinthians 9:23-27

Sermons

by John Piper

Eternal life hangs on the way we run and the way we fight.

Joy Through the Fiery Test of Genuine Faith

1 Peter 1:6-7

Sermons

by John Piper

There is a design in your distresses as a Christian. God wills them, and he does so for your good.

Execution, Escape, and Eaten by Worms

How the Word of God Grew

Acts 12

Sermons

by John Piper

If we stay with Jesus, we win, and if we oppose him, we lose.

Helping Each Other Endure to the End

Hebrews 3:12-14

Sermons

by John Piper

The means by which God intends to guard us for salvation is Christian community.

The Anatomy of Backsliding

Sunday Evening Message

Psalms 119:176

Sermons

by John Piper

We need to see how the reality of imperfection turns up in the saints of Scripture and how they handled it.

Look at the Kindness and the Severity of God

Romans 11:17-24

Sermons

by John Piper

God's kindness is what we fly to, and his severity is what we flee from.