All Resources on Risk

A Call for Christian Risk

Articles

by John Piper

After removing eternal risk, Christ calls his people to temporal risk.

What's the Difference Between Confidence and Presumption When It Comes to Taking Risks for God?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper explains how motivation can determine whether or not a risk will glorify God.

What to Do When You Have Made an Expensive Mistake

On Swearing to Your Own Hurt

Articles

by John Piper

Where do we get the strength to follow through on commitments that cost us?

Charles Wesley’s Radical, Fruitful Risk

Articles

by John Piper

A story of taking risks for Jesus, then seeing the remarkable results.

Risk and the Triumph of Love

Romans 8:35-37

Sermons

by John Piper

In Christ's triumph our enemy is not just defeated, but captured and made to serve our eternal good.

Where Is It Most Difficult to Be a Christian?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper talks about how the fight for faith can be just as hard—if not harder—in America as it is anywhere else.

Joy+Debt = A Two-Thousand-Mile Detour to Jerusalem

Romans 15:20-28

Sermons

by John Piper

Why did Paul make another trip to Jerusalem when he expressly wanted to visit the saints in Rome?

The Isaac Factor

Education for Exultation: Beyond the Possible

Genesis 18:10-15

Sermons

by John Piper

Why does God make us depend on him for what is humanly impossible?

Risk and the Cause of God

2 Samuel 10:12

Sermons

by John Piper

Risk only exists because of ignorance.

Risk and the Cause of God: Today

Luke 21:16

Sermons

by John Piper

It is the will of the Lord that we take risks for the cause of God.