Articles on Christian Hedonism

There Is a Way to Be Happy, Even in Sadness

Godly Sorrow: Jesus' and Ours

by John Piper

No sorrow in the Christian's life will end ultimately in grief. Jesus' blood will have the final say.

How To Drink Orange Juice to the Glory of God

by John Piper

How can we do everything, whether we eat or drink, to the glory of God?

The Painful Lesson of Learning Joy

by John Piper

Serving God means we get from him more than we give to him.

Rebuilding Some Basics of Bethlehem: Christian Hedonism

by John Piper

Eight biblical reasons to pursue your greatest and longest satisfaction in God.

Galatians 4:18 and “Being Made Much Of”

Galatians 4:17-18

by John Piper

John Piper looks at a passage that seems like it could cause problems for Christian Hedonism.

A Gift to You from CHEF

What’s that? And who’s Jon Bloom?

by John Piper

John Piper introduces the Christian Hedonism Expansion Fund (CHEF) and its mission.

Monday Morning Meditation on Thirst

by John Piper

A spring satisfies thirst not by removing the need you have for water, but by being there to drink from when you get thirsty.

Are Christians Satisfied?

by John Piper

Christ is the source of all satisfaction and total satisfaction. But the depth of this satisfaction is not drunk all at once.