Articles on Assurance of Salvation

Precious Sovereignty—Priceless Assurance

by John Piper

We know we will not fall away because this is a promise of the new covenant sealed by the blood of Jesus.

The Necessity of Perseverance in Faith and the Assurance of Salvation

by Tom Steller and John Piper

Perseverance and assurance are maintained by taking both the promises and threats of Scripture seriously.

Grounds for Assurance that God Will “Keep us Trusting”

by John Piper

Does the perseverance of our faith rest on the reliability of our own resolve?

How to Confirm Your Call and Election

by John Piper

If we believe and love then we can have assurance that God abides in us.

Listen to the Story of Jesus and See the Glory of God

by John Piper

Jesus wants to give assurance to those who read the Gospel of John in the 21st century.

Who Am I Talking About?

by John Piper

Is there a necessary relationship between salvation and good works?

On Feeling Secure in God

by John Piper

If we are confident of greater and better things, we will have the freedom to live radically for Jesus.

Matthew’s Amazing Warnings Not to Be a False Disciple

by John Piper

Matthew seems unusually burdened to alert us about the danger of thinking we are saved when we are not.

What is a “Root of Bitterness”?

by John Piper

A "root of bitterness" is a person who has a wrong view of eternal security.

Note On Assurance That God Loves Us

by John Piper

The fact that we love God is evidence that he loves us.

Helping People Have the Assurance of Salvation

by John Piper

Consider 12 facts about assurance and the verses that teach them.

The Agonizing Problem of the Assurance of Salvation

by John Piper

Often the biggest question isn’t “What is true,” but “Can the truth save me?”