All Resources on The Love of God

Does God Delight in Me?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 393, Pastor John discusses how God loves us by making much of us.

God Loves the Sinner, But Hates the Sin?

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 140, Pastor John talks about God’s love and hatred for sinners.

Can I Say ‘God Loves You’ to Unbelievers?

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 134, Pastor John talks about God’s love for the world and his particular love for the church.

How Do I Know If I’m Being Disciplined by God?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper: “God is always disciplining us. He is always doing things good, hard and gentle to us.”

God So Loved the World, Part 1

John 3:9-18

Sermons

by John Piper

In John 3:16, seven of the greatest realities in existence are packed into one sentence.

God Did Not Spare His Own Son

Romans 8:28-32

Sermons

by John Piper

God always does what is good for us. If you believe that he gave his own Son for you, this is what you believe.

Thankful for the Love of God! Why?

2 Corinthians 12:7-10

Sermons

by John Piper

Why do you want God to love you? There are bad answers to this question.

Consider Your Calling

1 Corinthians 1:26-31

Sermons

by John Piper

God’s love for his people is so rich and full that they need the Holy Spirit's help to really feel it.

How Much Does God Love This Church?

Psalms 79

Sermons

by John Piper

We are precious to God—so precious that he will not have us make that preciousness into our god.

Is It True to Say That God Made You So That He Could Love You?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper can agree with the statement "God made us to love us," as long as "love" is defined right.

Transcendent Springs of Tenderness

Meditation on Deuteronomy 10:17-19

Deuteronomy 10:17-19

Articles

by John Piper

God’s tenderness towards the lowly is rooted in his transcendent self-sufficiency.

The Love of God: Past and Present

Romans 5:8

Articles

by John Piper

Spirit-given assurance and enjoyment of the love of God is the secret to growing in hope through tribulation.

God So Loved the World, Part 2

John 3:14-18

Sermons

by John Piper

John 3:16 represents a glorious love, but there is more to God's love than the free offer of the gospel.

Can I Still Be a Christian If I Don't Believe That God Loves Himself Above All?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper says that if his theology in your head makes God damnable to you, then don't believe it...yet.

Why God Tells Us He Delights in His Children

Articles

by John Piper

God praises us when we delight in him because it only confirms and increases our God-centeredness.

Being Loved by Christ

Maundy Thursday

John 13:1

Sermons

by John Piper

Jesus' love for his people is wonderfully durable, distinct, and deep.

Nothing Can Separate Us from the Love of Christ

Romans 8:35-39

Sermons

by John Piper

How does the promise of Christ's unbreakable love sustain his people when life is hard?

How Can God Care for a Sinner Like Me?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper talks about how no one's past sins are bad enough to exlude them from the mercy of God.

What Does It Mean to Call God Our Father?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper discusses how our relationship to God can be like a child with his dad.

When Did God Become for Us?

Bethlehem Staff Devotion

Ephesians 5:1-2

Conference Messages

by John Piper

How does God's disposition toward us change from anger to love? (Sorry about the chirping birds--this was recorded outside.)