Special Episode

John Piper’s Funeral Prayer for a Family of Five

Topic: Death & Dying, World Missions
What John Piper prayed at the funeral of Jamison and Kathryne Pals, 29, and their three children, 3-year-old Ezra, 23-month-old Violet, and 2-month-old Calvin.
Episode 919

Should Children Sit Through “Big Church”?

Topic: Children
“I hope there is a strong leader in your church,” warns John Piper, “because weak leaders will never be able to stand up against the onslaught of criticism that is going to come if you try to do what I am going to suggest.”
Episode 400

Is Oral Sex Okay?

Topic: Marriage
In episode 400, Pastor John answers the often asked question, is oral sex okay?
Episode 886

Bikinis and Modesty

Topic: Killing Sin
Pastor John offers Christians biblical advice for modesty.
Episode 827

I Slept with My Girlfriend — Now What?

Topic: Dating & Singleness
Pastor John counsels a dating couple who have failed sexually.
Episode 788

Romantic Love Is a Wonderful Gift — and a Terrible God

Topic: Marriage
Guest Paul Tripp discusses awe in God related to romantic love.
Episode 804

Has My Sexual Sin Made Me Unsavable?

Topic: Pornography, Killing Sin
Pastor John counsels a man who struggles with sexual sin and worries that he may be beyond repentance.
Episode 859

Will You Use Target’s Transgender Bathroom?

Topic: Culture
Pastor John discusses transgender issues in today’s culture.
Episode 690

Seven Tips for College Students

Topic: Encouragement
Do what you have to do to be radically devoted to Jesus and his holiness.
Special Episode

Is Kim Davis Right to Refuse Marriage Licenses?

Topic: Social Issues
In this special weekend episode Pastor John addresses Kim Davis, a county clerk in the state of Kentucky in the news. Is she wrong for not signing same sex marriage licenses?