Articles on Devotional Life

Bethlehem, the Word of God, and Your Family

by John Piper

Three recommended routines for keeping God's word central in your life.

Summer Mindset

Thoughts on Colossians 3:2

Colossians 3:2

by John Piper

If the mailman brings you a love letter from your fiancé, don’t fall in love with the mailman.

The Anatomy of Legalism and the Discipline of Prayer

by John Piper

Discipline is not necessarily legalism. It may be, or it may be faith moving in the power of the Spirit.

Early Morning at the Manse

by John Piper

John Piper narrates his start-of-the-day fight for faith.

Making a Difference by Fire

by John Piper

The heart of any saint can be passionate for God. It happens through prayerful immersion in Scripture.

David Gink Meets the Snake

by John Piper

His work was successful, his marriage okay, his kids out of trouble—why get fanatical about Bible reading and prayer?

Devotion, Criticism and the Bible

The Opinion, v10 n1, p. 9

by John Piper

It's important to keep the intellectual study of Scripture together with heart application.