All Resources on Pride & Humility

Join Me in Soul-Satisfaction in God

(Village Church, Maple Plain, Minnesota)

Sermons

by John Piper

God is most satisfied in us when we are most satisfied in him. A fresh angle for the Christian Hedonist from Psalm 131.

Pride and Humility in Criticizing Sermons

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 314, Pastor John discusses how he seeks to fight against pride when he listens to sermons.

The Power to Conquer Selfishness

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 76, John Piper talks about the grace-fueled power of serving others.

Twitter Goals and “Humble Brags”

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 61, Pastor John talks about why and how he uses Twitter.

The Celebrity Factor and Pastoral Ministry

Theology Refresh: Podcast for Christian Leaders

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper tackles the question, "Is it hero worship or holy emulation?" and discusses how he has thought through the subject of celebrity status and pastoral ministry.

Blessed Are the Meek

Matthew 5:5

Sermons

by John Piper

Meekness begins with God and ends with God.

Blessed Are the Poor in Spirit Who Mourn

Matthew 5:3-4

Sermons

by John Piper

Blessed are those who feel keenly their helplessness and their unworthiness and their emptiness and are driven by them to the grace of God.

Are You Humble Enough to Be Care-Free?

1 Peter 5:5-7

Sermons

by John Piper

Humility is what we need if we hope to find rest in the promises of God.

The Pride of Being Afraid

Articles

by John Piper

Every time we let fear hinder us we are proudly trusting our emotions more than the promises of God.

How To Fight the Sin of Pride, Especially When You Are Praised

Ten Things I Do

Articles

by John Piper

What strategies can help me forget myself and enjoy more of Christ?

Battling the Unbelief of a Haughty Spirit

1 Corinthians 4:7

Sermons

by John Piper

The battle against pride is the battle against unbelief. The fight for humility is the fight of faith.

How Do I Boast Only In Christ When Applying for a Job?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper identifies two types of boasting and how we can turn both to God.

The Lord Alone Will Be Exalted

Making War on Pride

Articles

by John Piper

What is God's attitude toward pride? What is the remedy for pride?

The Love of Human Praise as the Root of Unbelief

John 5:30-47

Sermons

by John Piper

What does Jesus see as the underlying problem when he indicts unbelievers?

The Shy Virtue of Christmas

Philippians 2:6-8

Articles

by John Piper

Jesus' humility is at the heart of Christmas.

John Was Not the Light, but a Witness to the Light

John 1:6-36

Sermons

by John Piper

Let's join John the Baptist in saying, “Jesus must increase, but I must decrease.”

Real Guilt Is Rare

Articles

by John Piper

Real guilt is radically God-centered. Satan’s substitute is the bad feelings we get from a wounded ego.

How Do You Remain Humble?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper mentions several things he does to combat pride.

The Pride of Babel and the Praise of Christ

Genesis 11:1-9

Sermons

by John Piper

God planned the sin at the tower of Babel for the praise of Jesus.

What Is Humility?

Articles

by John Piper

Is it arrogant to believe that treasuring Jesus is the only way to be saved?

Let Him Who Boasts Boast in the Lord!

1 Corinthians 1:31

Sermons

by John Piper

God's purpose in creating man and saving sinners is that we might boast in him.