Date

January

Don’t Waste Your Weaknesses in 2014

John Piper

Meet the New desiringGod.org

David Mathis

Captive to Glory (Free eBook)

Jonathan Parnell

The Best Quotes from Cross

Marshall Segal

Grace Has Brought Me Safe Thus Far

Tony Reinke

Worship in Spirit and Truth

David Mathis

22 Million Reasons to Pray with Us

Jon Bloom

Seven Details to See in Your Past

Jonathan Parnell

What to Do When Faith Dies

Steve Fuller

Jesus As the True and Perfect Man

Darrin Patrick

Shouldn’t They Know Better?

John Knight

Don’t Let Your Mind Go to Pot

John Piper

Top 25 @JohnPiper Tweets

Marshall Segal

Love Is Not a Verb

Jon Bloom

100,000 Hours: Eight Aims for Your Career

Marshall Segal

The Centerpiece of Sunday Worship

Marshall Segal

Come, Look Through This Telescope

Jon Bloom

Put Your Foot on It

Jonathan Parnell

The Idol Behind Same-Sex Desires

Sam Allberry

Don’t Waste Time with Your Children

Christina Fox

God Is Finishing His Mission Now

John Piper

When Conflict Fractures Your Family

Tony Reinke

Five Benefits of Asking God to Hurry

Steve Fuller

Read This If You Want to Burn

Jon Bloom

Goodness and Me

Andrew Wilson

What We Confess With Our Clothing

Marshall Segal

What Abortion Shows Us

John Knight

The Frontlines of the Pro-Life Movement

Brent Aucoin

Putting Off Cynicism

Paul Maxwell

God Doesn’t Want You to Worry

Jonathan Parnell

Three Tips for Better Bible Reading

Andy Naselli

Speaking Truth in Love

Tony Reinke

Those Dragons Underneath Our Beds

Matthew Westerholm

The Doctrines of Grace Are My Life

Marshall Segal

Stay-at-Home Moms with Missionary Hearts

Lindsey Carlson

The Effect of Your Life in 1,400 Years

John Piper

Backslap Death in the Face

Jonathan Parnell

The Love of God’s Power

Jonathan Parnell

Don’t Miss the True Bread

Jon Bloom

Who Is the Church?

Marshall Segal

Three Reasons to Get Some Sleep

Jonathan Parnell

February

Blessings Too Big

Toby J. Sumpter

Corporate Worship: A Lifting of the Gaze

Matt Boswell

Eternity Changes Everything

Stephen Witmer

Make the Most of Your Conference

Jon Bloom

Death: Shall We Weep or Rejoice?

John Piper

I Know the Plans I Have for You

Tony Reinke

Share in the Glory of the Winter Games

David Mathis

The Merciful Gift of Desperation

Jon Bloom

Why We Need Pastors with Big Hearts

John Knight

When Distractions Keep Us from Our Kids

Christina Fox

When God Does the Miracle We Didn’t Ask For

Vaneetha Rendall

When Life Hurts

Michael Horton

Bind My Wandering Heart to Thee

Jon Bloom

When God Works for You

Jonathan Parnell

An Olympic Lesson for Husbands and Wives

John Ensor

Looking to Christ in the Loss of a Child

Jason DeRouchie

Now Available: New Messages on Union with Christ

Jonathan Parnell

Nine Lies in the Not-Yet-Married Life

Marshall Segal

Three Benefits of Discipleship

Trillia Newbell

Valentine’s Day Is for Getting Drunk

Jon Bloom

Three Questions to Ask Before Watching a Movie

Jonathan Parnell

When Hearts Are Tuned to Worship

Matt Boswell

Put Yourself in the Path of God’s Grace

David Mathis

How to Heal When the Church Hurts You

Marshall Segal

A Tender Word for Pharisees

John Piper

If You Don’t Have a Dramatic Testimony

Stephen Altrogge

Finding the Fatherless: A Call to Fill the Gap

Phillip Holmes

Believer, Become What You Are

Marshall Segal

The Chaos of Humility

Jonathan Parnell

The Greatest Victory in All of History

Marshall Segal

What Dead Abel Speaks to Us

Jon Bloom

Is the Preaching Any Good?

Jonathan Parnell

Shape Your Life with the Words of Life

David Mathis

Will America Be Judged?

John Piper

Worship That’s Out of This World

Marshall Segal

Preparing Teens for College (And Adulthood)

Alex Chediak

Five Truths About the Resurrection of Jesus

Joseph Scheumann

Isn’t It Ironic?

David Mathis

Meet the Family of God

Trillia Newbell

March

Is Tim Keller Weak on Wrath?

Tony Reinke

When God Says Wait

Jonathan Parnell

The Danger in Our Daily Devotions

Marshall Segal

How to Count It All as Loss

John Piper

Recovering Awe

Jonathan Dodson

Enjoy the Gift of Having God’s Ear

David Mathis

Our Holy, Stubborn Song

Gloria Furman

20 Quotes on Loneliness

Tony Reinke

Five Truths About the Death of Jesus

Joseph Scheumann

God Is Bigger Than Your Sin

Marshall Segal

Meeting with God

Pat Sczebel

The Problem with Jesus

Carl Laferton

Four Kinds of Churches Worth Leaving

John Knight

15 Prayers for God’s Power

John Piper

Right Thinking Is for Deep Feeling

David Mathis

Learn to Fly in the Fellowship

David Mathis

See Through the Sour Wine

Jonathan Parnell

Once Confused, Now Complementarian

Brittany Lind

God Is with You in Depression

David Mathis

Idolatry in Corporate Worship

Bob Kauflin

Remember Saint Patrick

David Mathis

Lesbian Sex, HIV, Esau, and Christ

John Piper

Women, Work, and Our Crisis of Identity

Carolyn McCulley

Can God Really Be Happy?

Marshall Segal

Ten Thousand Things We Can’t See

Jonathan Parnell

The Wintry Soul: Four Lessons from Suffering

Jason DeRouchie

How to Get Your Mind Back on Track

Jon Bloom

Three Tips on Being a Friend of Sinners

Jonathan Parnell

We Are Made for Praise

Jason DeRouchie

Fake Papers, Chastened Pride

John Piper

How to Fill Your Life with Joy

Jonathan Parnell

Doctrine Matters for Deeds of Mercy

Jonathan Parnell

Warm Yourself at the Fires of Meditation

David Mathis

When the Bible Is Hard to Understand

John Knight

Seven Things That Transform Suffering

Vaneetha Rendall

How to Teach Your Kids About the Nations

Trillia Newbell

How to Overcome Temptation

Jonathan Parnell

The Folly of What Noah Preached

Jon Bloom

Why God Loves People Who Hate Each Other

Marshall Segal

How Do You Prepare for Sunday?

Jordan Kauflin

Don’t Be a Wedding Crasher

Johnathon Bowers

Missional Motherhood

Gloria Furman

April

Don’t Give Up on Joy

Jonathan Parnell

When Scripture Is the Controversy

Jonathan Parnell

Whose Approval Do You Crave?

Joseph Scheumann

Six Lessons in Good Listening

David Mathis

Preach the Gospel to Yourself

David Mathis

The Joy of Getting Unstuck

Brandon Smith

The Cup Consumed for Us

Steven Lee

Ten Lessons from a Hospital Bed

John Piper

When Evil Dug Its Own Grave

Joseph Scheumann

Until Death Do We Part — For Real

Sam Crabtree

Speak the Truth to Yourself

Christina Fox

Putting Golf in Its Place

David Mathis

Bible-Balance in Christian Ministry

David Crabb

How a Man Loves a Woman

Ben Stuart

When Fear Attacks

Jon Bloom

The Problem of Palm Sunday

Jonathan Parnell

No Turning Back (Monday of Holy Week)

Andreas Köstenberger and Justin Taylor

Five Helps for Your Holy Week

Jonathan Parnell

The Escalating Conflict (Tuesday of Holy Week)

Andreas Köstenberger and Justin Taylor

Spy Wednesday

David Mathis

When Envy Turns Deadly

Joe Rigney

It Is Well with My Soul

Marshall Segal

It Is Finished (Good Friday)

Jon Bloom

Jesus Between the Criminals

Stephen Witmer

Let His Blood Be on Us (Holy Saturday)

Marshall Segal

Why Homosexuality Is Not Like Other Sins

Jonathan Parnell

Love the Single Chapter of Your Life

Marshall Segal

The Universe Is Saying Something

Dan Dewitt

Grow in Grace at the Table

David Mathis

How I Almost Became a False Teacher

John Knight

Sinner, Come Home

Albert Mohler

Jesus Is Better Than Porn

Stefan Green

Jesus’s Closest Companion

David Mathis

That Sunday After Easter

Jonathan Parnell

What’s Most Important This Week

Jonathan Parnell

Don’t Worry, Be Casting

Andy Naselli

The Legacy I Want to Leave

John Piper

What’s Wrong with Our Women

Marshall Segal

A Statement Stronger Than Silver

Marshall Segal

Update on Ian and Larissa

Stefan Green

May

Wash in the Waters Again

David Mathis

Don’t Idolize Your Leaders

Jon Bloom

Show Your Kids the Glory

Christina Fox

Sing a New Song

David Mathis

Jack Is Back: Why We Want More

Marshall Segal

When Mission Gets Real

Jonathan Parnell

Our Last Child Leaves Home

John Piper

You Won’t Waste Your Life

Jonathan Parnell

When Joy Is Hard to Come By

David Mathis

Why We Educate Our Girls

John Piper

Hope for the Despairing Heart

Christina Fox

Confessions of a Grown-Up Momma’s Boy

Marshall Segal

The Long Arc of Real Love

Jonathan Parnell

When Waiting Doesn’t Work

Jon Bloom

Don’t Give Up on Don

Marshall Segal

Soul Food for Mom

Gloria Furman

Finding Joy in the Clouds

Vaneetha Rendall

Good News: You Can’t Do It

Matthew Barrett

True Kinship in God’s Family

Nick Roen

Getting Clear on Evangelism

Jonathan Parnell

Captured by God’s Beauty

Tony Reinke

Make the Switch in Life and Worship

Matthew Westerholm

Kindle the Fire in Corporate Worship

David Mathis

A Dialogue on Our Design

Jonathan Parnell

How Great Thou Art

Stefan Green

What Our Anger Is Telling Us

Jonathan Parnell

The End of Books

Jon Bloom and Tony Reinke

Five Benefits of Corporate Worship

David Mathis

Remember

Jon Bloom

God Will Give You Everything You Need

Jonathan Parnell

Brooklyn’s Bridge

Stefan Green and John Knight

Partnering with People in Their Pain

Dave Zuleger

June

Side by Side on Sundays

Daniel Souza

Running with Jonah

Tim Keesee

The Question

Jonathan Parnell

Read, Reflect, Write (Repeat)

David Mathis

Sharpen Your Affections with Fasting

David Mathis

Finding Heaven Through the Haze

Jonathan Parnell

The Extraordinary Work of Ordinary Means

Matthew Westerholm

The Joy Seeker’s Idol

Tony Reinke

Worship in a Selfie World

Stephen Miller

Let Darwin Teach You

Jon Bloom

Learning to Abide in Christ

Trillia Newbell

Dads, Date Your Daughter’s Boyfriend

Marshall Segal

A Father Worthy of Imitation

David Schrock

The World’s Greatest Game

Daniel Souza

Putting on the Brave Face

Joe Rigney

Would You Tackle the Gunman?

Jonathan Parnell

This May Push You over the Edge

Jon Bloom

No Book Like the Bible

Marshall Segal

The Secret in Every Circumstance

David Mathis

Bring the Bible Home to Your Heart

David Mathis

Should We Pray for Revival?

Alvin Reid

Jesus Wants You to Be You

Jon Bloom

The Deep Joy of Self-Denial

Jonathan Parnell

Worship Like a Hedonist

David Mathis

Primer on Reading the Bible

John J. Hughes

The Aesthetics of Prophecy

Toby J. Sumpter

Preparing for the Storms of Life

Christina Fox

Confessing Our Sins Together

Ryan Griffith

History Could Happen Again

Nathan A. Finn

How Can Self-Denial Be Hedonistic?

Jon Bloom

We Will Be Like Him

David Mathis

Worship Where the Wild Things Are

Marshall Segal

Putting Your City in Its Place

Jonathan Parnell

So Good Things Can Run Wild

Jon Bloom

July

Will You Be There?

Barnabas Piper

Do You Pervert the Grace of God?

David Mathis

When We Best Learn the Bible

Jen Wilkin

Be the Opposite of a Hypocrite

Jonathan Parnell

Is Feminine Modesty About Sex?

Tony Reinke

Is God Too Holy for You?

Adrien Segal

When the Abortion Industry Self-Destructs

Jonathan Parnell

Before the Children Are Gone

Jon Bloom

The Story of You

Jared Oliphint

Reformation and the Critics

Douglas Wilson

Evangelism at Ease

Jenny Frank

A Booby Trap in the Christian Budget

Marshall Segal

The Unexpected Answers of God

Jon Bloom

Is My Suffering Meaningless?

Vaneetha Rendall

Rest Because You Can

Jonathan Parnell

The Cool God Is a Puny God

Jon Bloom

That Angry Gentleman at the Restaurant

Jonathan Parnell

When God Seems Silent

Jon Bloom

Six Ways Your Phone Is Changing You

Tony Reinke

You Can’t Buy Happiness

Jonathan Parnell

We Must Learn to Taste

Barry Cooper

Keep Praying That Prayer

Jonathan Parnell

Autocorrect and Indwelling Sin

Paul Maxwell

Danger: Ministry Idolatry

David Mathis

Worship in the Dark

Jonathan Parnell

What Is a Disciple?

Jonathan Parnell

A Letter to the Caliph

Tim Keesee

Am I in Trouble?

Samantha Poteat

Journal As a Pathway to Joy

David Mathis

OCD and the Death of the Christian

Johnathon Bowers

August

The Van Gogh That Breaks My Heart

Tony Reinke

Stumbling into the Future

Tim Keesee

God Works Wonders

Jonathan Parnell

The Joy Will Come

Christina Fox

Five Ways to Flourish in Journaling

David Mathis

Swimming in Winter

John Piper

The Priceless Grace of Pressure

Jon Bloom

What We Learn from Nude Reality TV

Tony Reinke

When Grace Is in the Pulpit

David Mathis

Eight Traits of Good Teaching

David Mathis

Talking About “Man-Boys”

Paul Maxwell

Do You Love Your Enemies Enough to Hate Them?

Jonathan Parnell

When God Messes with Your Life Plan

Stephen Altrogge

Three Steps to Stop Wasting Your Life

Marshall Segal

True Grit

Jon Bloom

Pray for Ferguson

Phillip Holmes

Do We Live in the Matrix?

Tony Reinke

Our Wonderful and Weighty Responsibility

Michael Bleecker

The Sin in Our Cynicism

Jonathan Parnell

Make Your Mouth a Fountain of Life

Jon Bloom

The Essential Secret of Preaching

Tony Merida

Sanctified Name-Dropping

Jenny Frank

Four Habits of a Happy Heart

Marshall Segal

Power, Police, and Another Shooting

John Piper

“Invictus” Redeemed

Jon Bloom

Good Guest Writing at Desiring God

DG Staff

The Open Hands of the Gospel

David Mathis

When You Don’t Feel Like Worshiping

Steve Fuller

Blessings Beyond Our Dreams

Jonathan Parnell

Are You Worthy of Jesus?

John Piper

God’s Great and Precious Promises

Marshall Segal

Embrace the Blessing of Rebuke

David Mathis

You’re Not a Student First

David Mathis

Six Things Every Freshman Needs to Know

Sammy Rhodes

Ian & Larissa: Eight Twenty Eight

Stefan Green

What Ferguson Has Done for One White Family

Jonathan Parnell and Melissa Parnell

From Traitor to Heir

Evan Burns

The World’s Joy-Tragedy

Tony Reinke

The Awl

John Piper

September

Are We Passionate for People?

Jonathan Parnell

Some Books to Feed Your Brain

Jon Bloom

Hey, Jealousy

Paul Maxwell

The Cross: God’s Altar

Donald Macleod

Education Is a Privilege, Not a Burden

Marshall Segal

Love That Will Complete You

Marshall Segal

To Name the World

Joe Rigney

The Antidepressant of Wonder

Jon Bloom

Be There to Respond

Robbie Seay

Baseball in September

Jonathan Parnell

New Every Morning, New Every Moment

Jon Bloom

How to Decide About Your Next Job

John Piper

Can We Be Worthy of God’s Grace?

Jonathan Parnell

Is Secular the New Satanic?

David Mathis

The Cure for Our Envy

Christina Fox

Aim Higher Than 4.0

Marshall Segal

Timing Isn’t Everything

Brian Tabb

How God Cares for Those Who Don’t

Paul Maxwell

Look and Live

Matt Papa

What If the Worst Happens?

Vaneetha Rendall

Why Your Happiness Is So Important to God

Jon Bloom

The Books Boomers Will Never Read

John Piper

Was Richard Dawkins Right?

John Knight

Give the Blessing of Rebuke

David Mathis

Do You Hate to Wait?

Paul Maxwell

Don’t You Know Jesus Is Real?

Jonathan Parnell

Precious Lessons of Rebuke

Christine Hoover

Lay Aside the Weight of Irritability

Jon Bloom

Joy Designed

Tony Reinke

Are You Leeching the Local Church?

Ryan Shelton

The Big God in Your Small Group

Marshall Segal

Where Do Others Fit in Your Schedule?

Jon Bloom

Why Are You on the Earth?

John Piper

Two Big Reasons Evangelism Isn’t Working

Jonathan Dodson

What Gossip Says About God

Paul Maxwell

Pray for the Strength That God Supplies

Jon Bloom

Three Things to Remember When You Read the Bible

Jonathan Parnell

Why We Neglect Our Bibles

Tony Reinke

Learning How to Boast

Jonathan Parnell

Where Satan Will Attack You Today

Jon Bloom

Boomers’ Bodies — And Yours

John Piper

What Is the Highest Good?

Phillip Holmes

October

Twelve Benefits of Team Leadership

David Mathis

How God Embraces the Embarrassed

Paul Maxwell

Wonder Why You’re Here

Jon Bloom

When God Himself Speaks to You

Jonathan Parnell

Get Alone Undistracted

Tony Reinke

Be Yourself in Prayer

Stephen Miller

When God Feels Cruel

Jon Bloom

One Question God Always Answers

Christina Fox

Self-Control and the Power of Christ

David Mathis

Young People Need a Yoda

Jonathan Parnell

What’s in a Name?

Joe Rigney

A Hope Greater Than Healing

Dave Zuleger

The Secret of Aslan

David Mathis

Three Lessons on Loving One Another

Jonathan Parnell

What Are You Looking For?

Jonathan Parnell

Finding a Level Head in a Hectic World

David Mathis

The Epidemic of Male Body Hatred

Paul Maxwell

The Lethal Drug in Your Dream Job

Marshall Segal

How God Impacts Our Money and Stuff


Jonathan Parnell

Marriage on the Edge of Eternity

Francis Chan

Three Reasons to Attend Corporate Worship

Matthew Westerholm

The Resurrection Demands Response

Jonathan Parnell

Practical Helps for Bible Reading

Stefan Green

Have You Lost Your Love?

Jonathan Parnell

Ode to the Church

David Mathis

God Is in the Grocery Aisle

Lindsey Carlson

Sin Is Worse Than Hell

Johnathon Bowers

Self-Promotion and Our Fear of Obscurity

Joseph Tenney

Be Generous with Your Master’s Money

Jon Bloom

Stop Apologizing for God

Tony Reinke

A Prayer for the Parent’s Soul

Jonathan Parnell

What Is It About C.S. Lewis?

Jon Bloom

The Waiting Is the Hardest Part

David Mathis

Open the Door to Halloween

Jonathan Parnell

What Will Make You Great

Marshall Segal

The Light Shines on All Hallows’ Eve

Jon Bloom

Where Sin Increased, Grace Overflowed

Ryan Griffith

10 Questions on Prayer with Tim Keller

Tony Reinke

November

Worship on a Bad Day

Matthew Westerholm

Where Hazy Repentance Goes to Die

Jonathan Parnell

Food for Thought

Jon Bloom

Four Checks for Your Ebola Fears

Stephen Witmer

Five Truths About the Wrath of God

Joseph Scheumann

What’s Better Than Jesus Beside You

J.D. Greear

God Writes a Great Story

Christina Fox

What Does It Mean to Be Real?


Todd Wilson

Black and White: Learning Together from Ferguson

Jonathan Parnell

Leave Your Poker Face at the Door

Ryan Shelton

Three Ways Evangelism Can Be More Believable

Jonathan Dodson

Finding the Doorway to Hope

Paul Tripp

Memorize the Mind of God

David Mathis

Hospitality, Sacrifice, and Delight in God

Jen Pollock Michel

Taking Homosexual Sin to Church

Jonathan Parnell

The Bible Is a Book Like Any Other

Marshall Segal

Do You Hear the People Sing?

Marshall Segal

Today Is Just in Time

Jonathan Parnell

Greater Works Than Jesus?

J.D. Greear

Does Jonathan Edwards Agree with N.T. Wright?

John Piper and Kyle Strobel

Beware the Mirror

Jon Bloom

Resolve to Be a Lifelong Learner

David Mathis

What Does It Mean to Be Gospel-Centered?

John Piper

Feasting on Thanksgiving

Jon Bloom

The Search for a Better Pleasure

Jackie Hill Perry

The Local Church and the Supremacy of Christ

Jonathan Parnell

Mom Enough (New Book)

Tony Reinke

Worship Is an Act of Reversal

Joseph Tenney

Holiday Expectation Management

Liz Holst

14 Best Books of 2014

Tony Reinke

Thanksgiving: Gateway to the Holidays

Noël Piper

How to Fight Lukewarmness

Jon Bloom

The Pilgrim’s Progress (New Edition)

Jonathan Parnell

Put on Your Priestly Robe

Ryan Shelton

December

Have You Heard the Church’s Story?

Jonathan Parnell

Be an Advent Gift of Encouragement

Jon Bloom

Joy to the World

Marshall Segal

Marty: Funeral Meditation from a Grandson

David Mathis

Two Enemies of Determination

Darrin Patrick

Take a Break from the Chaos

David Mathis

Remember Ronnie Smith

Stefan Green

Pride, Despair, and Sovereign Grace

Tony Reinke

The Little Drummer Boy in All of Us

Jonathan Parnell

Joy Is Free, But Not Cheap

John Piper

Enjoy Jesus’s Favorite Meal

Jon Bloom

Don’t Waste Your University Years

John Piper

Five Things I’ve Learned from Kids with Autism

Cameron Doolittle

Church As the True Local

Jonathan Parnell

Make This Christmas Special

John Piper

Alzheimer’s, the Brain, and the Soul

Tony Reinke

A Fresh Look at Calvinism

Stefan Green

The Dark Side of Christmas

John Piper

The Church on the Fringes

Jonathan Parnell

The Reward of God’s Rebuke

Jon Bloom

Bilbo’s Last Goodbye

David Mathis

Christmas Made Simpler

Stacy Reaoch

Christmas and the Things of Earth

Joe Rigney

Engaging Race Face to Face

Stefan Green

Praise We Didn’t Plan

Jonathan Parnell

Did Tolkien Waste His Life?

Jon Bloom

Christmas Is the Greatest Mystery

David Mathis

Glory to God in the Lowest

David Mathis

Top 14 Posts of 2014

Marshall Segal

Christmas Happened Because It Is Fitting

John Piper

You Were Made for Christmas

David Mathis

The Christmas Invitation to Everyone

John Piper

Unbroken Uncut

Marshall Segal

Our Obligation to the Unreached

David Platt

Don’t Get Too Familiar with the Bible

Peter Krol

A Dream Come True in Corporate Worship

Marshall Segal

Don’t Just Read the Bible for Yourself

Jonathan Parnell

Seven Resolutions to Pursue Love in 2015

Jon Bloom

Bible Reading Is an Art

David Mathis

Resolved: To Read the Bible

David Mathis