Articles on Marriage & Family

Talitha Ruth Piper

by John Piper

Announcing the adoption of John and Noël's fifth child and first daughter.

An Open Letter to the Lady of My Life

by John Piper

Fifteen things Pastor John appreciates about Noël.

Halleluja Piper

A poem for Noël in October

by John Piper

John Piper poetically announces his wife's pregnancy.

What Your Love Means to Me

by John Piper

John Piper thanks the church for the honor shown him on his 10th anniversary at Bethlehem.

Meditation on a Mother’s Day Without Noël

by John Piper

Public praise from a pastor to his wife on Mother's Day.

What the Pastor Did on Vacation

by John Piper

John Piper recounts the activities and effects of vacation with his family.

Saturday Night at the Manse

by John Piper

All rich and meaningful experiences require preparation and expectancy.

Planning Life into Our Vacation

by John Piper

John Piper outlines eight goals he has set to fill his vacation with vitality.

Submission and Headship in the Home Where I Grew Up

by John Piper

John Piper tells how his parents exemplified Christian marriage.

Is Pastor John in Love with His Wife?

by John Piper

He says marriage is not about staying in love, so is he in love with his wife?

Letter for Noël on Her Birthday

by John Piper

John Piper celebrates the gift Noel has been in this birthday letter.

What Happens at a Bed and Breakfast

More than You Think--A New Year’s Exhortation

by John Piper

How do John and Noel make Jesus a part of their marriage?

Piper's Mealtime Prayers

by John Piper

Some memorable and meaningful ways to talk to God at the kitchen table.