All Resources on Suffering

The Mystery of Sorrowful Rejoicing

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 387, we share an excerpt from a sermon preached by Pastor John in 2005 regarding rejoicing in suffering.

Do My Sufferings Complete Christ’s?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 355, Pastor John talks about the role of suffering in making Jesus known.

Depression

Theology Refresh: Podcast for Christian Leaders

Interviews

by Randy Alcorn

Randy Alcorn discusses going deep with God during seasons of depression.

Losing a Loved One

Theology Refresh: Podcast for Christian Leaders

Interviews

by Lyle Dorsett

Lyle Dorsett discusses the tragic loss of his daughter.

Finding Joy When Life Hurts Most

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 208, Pastor John talks about finding joy in God even in the midst of sorrow

What Pains Here Bring Greater Reward in Heaven?

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 199, Pastor John talks about how suffering is preparing us for glory.

Your Calamity in 1973

White Oak Baptist Church

(Greenville, SC)

2 Corinthians 1:8-9

Sermons

by John Piper

How Do You Process Public Tragedy?

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 85, John Piper talks about how he processes public tragedy.

Sorrowful Yet Always Rejoicing

2 Corinthians 5:20 - 6:13

Sermons

by John Piper

The Doctrine of Suffering

Theology Refresh: Podcast for Christian Leaders

Interviews

by David Platt

David Platt highlights five truths essential to how we understand suffering.

Spiritual Depression in the Psalms

Psalms: Thinking and Feeling with God, Part 2

Psalms 42

Sermons

by John Piper

Learn from the Psalmist how to fight for hope.

Sheep, Wolves, Snakes, and Doves

Thoughts on Matthew 10:16

Matthew 10:16

Articles

by John Piper

How can we know whether to persevere through persecution or run away from it?

God's Undeserved Gift to the World: Christian Sufferers

Thoughts on Hebrews 11:37-39

Hebrews 11:37-39

Articles

by John Piper

A Christian's suffering shows the world that Jesus is more valuable than whatever life can give and death can take.

If God Wants Me to Be Happy, Why Do I Have So Much Suffering?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper says God arranges our circumstances to help make us happier in him.

What Do You Think of Christians Taking Antidepressants?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper says that getting help from physical means doesn't have to imply a lack of trust in God.