Articles on Evangelism

Quest for Joy

Six Biblical Truths

by John Piper

What verses do you use to share the gospel with others?

Should Christians Say That Their Aim Is to Convert Others to Faith in Christ?

by John Piper

God causes conversion, but he calls us to be agents of it.

William Wilberforce and the Launchers of Love

by John Piper

If we love people, we will be like William Wilberforce and spend time thinking about how to point them to Jesus.

Inspired by the Incredible Early Church

by John Piper

Six reasons for why the Christian movement spread so fast in its early years.

Do You Want to Make This Statement?

by John Piper

God loves it when his people praise his Son in public.

"The Gate Is Open"

Two Summer Dreams Take Shape, Part 2

by John Piper

What kind of event could we invite people to that would not be too “churchy,” but would be a gateway into all the good things that “church” really means?

Seeking People on the Stretch for God

by John Piper

We are partners with the Holy Spirit and should be alert to those who are beginning to be awakened by his grace.

Be Wise, Buy the Summer Moment, Season with Salt

Colossians 4:5-6

by John Piper

What does it mean to let our words be "seasoned with salt"?

We Are Not Content Just to Sow

by John Piper

Love for people doesn’t just say, “Here’s the seed, take it or leave it.”

Reading for Your Own Soul and Others'

by John Piper

How can Christians use the incredible power of literature to spread the gospel?

Praying and Witnessing for Regeneration

by John Piper

How should we pray for and witness to the lost if salvation is the sovereign work of God?

The Strange Task of Witnessing About Light

John 1:7

by John Piper

What can we learn about our calling as Christians when it's described as witnessing about light?

"Code Name Sycamore"

by John Piper

Every army needs a small, swift squadron full of surprises for the enemy.

Moses, Rauschenbusch and Moral Distinctiveness

by John Piper

How are we morally distinct from ordinary society with its prudence, respectability, and good breeding?

A Summary of the Gospel to Help You Enjoy It and Share It

by John Piper

Six essential truths about the gospel and the Scriptures that teach them.

"Quest for Joy: Six Biblical Truths"

A New Series of Five Sermons on Evangelism and One on Abortion

by John Piper

John Piper introduces a simple, attractive pamphlet that tries to capture the essence of the gospel in six truths.

Is It Right to Say, “If I’d Prayed, He Might Have Been Saved?”

by John Piper

When God predestines someone's salvation, he usually predestines a human agent too.

Heaven-Bent: A Prayer for Evangelism at the House of Bread

by John Piper

Hindrances to forthright witnessing rise mainly from taking our eyes off God.

How Does Christian Hedonism Relate to Evangelism?

by John Piper

Is it OK to witness to the lost for our own joy?

Is It Conceit or Compassion?

by John Piper

Christ is the Messiah. So is it arrogant or loving to proclaim him to Jews?