Three Exhortations for Pastoral Ministry

Pastor, there are three things John Piper would say to you about your ministry.

Three things that he has said before, at a conference in Phoenix in 2006. Three things: make God central in your heart, central in your thinking, central in your preaching.

And the reason God is central in all these things is because God is central to our joy.

Stream or download all three messages of "Brothers — Feel, Think, Preach God" ...

For an idea of the series, I commend up to the 6:41 mark in Part 1:

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Jonathan Parnell (@jonathanparnell) is a writer and content strategist at Desiring God, and is the lead planter of Cities Church in Minneapolis–St. Paul, where he lives with his wife, Melissa, and their five children. He is co-author of How to Stay Christian in Seminary, author of Reading to Walk: Meditations for the Christian Life, and co-editor of Designed for Joy: How the Gospel Impacts Men and Women, Identity and Practice.