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Articles by John Piper

Embracing the Pain of Shame

John Piper
There is a kind of shame that you should not be ashamed of.
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Get Ready, O Please, Get Ready

John Piper
John Piper thanks God for the lives of two saints and asks how it is that their deaths are "precious in the sight of the Lord."
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Redeeming Time By Writing Truth

John Piper
Surely God means for our minutes on earth to count for something.
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The Greatest Thing in the World Is to Be Saved

John Piper
The reason being saved is the greatest experience in the world is because God is the greatest Person in the world.
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Walk Worthy of God?

John Piper
Can we deserve or earn anything good from God? If not, then what does it mean to be worthy of him?
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Making Room for Atheism

John Piper
How do we express a passion for the supremacy of God in a pluralistic world?
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What Is the "Bad Eye" in Matthew 6:23?

John Piper
If your emotions are drawn more by material things than by Christ then you probably aren't seeing the beauty of grace.
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Brothers, Pray for Us

John Piper

That's a clear, straightforward plea to the church at Thessalonica by the apostle Paul. "Brothers, pray for us." I love its simplicity. It is emotionally understated. Can you hear the depth of need this apostle feels for God's help? "…

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Luther, Bunyan, Bible and Pain

John Piper
One of God's gifts to us in suffering is that we see and experience depths of his Word that a life of ease would never yield.
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Will We Love Christ Savingly At the End of 1999?

John Piper

I know "savingly" is awkward. But how would you ask the question posed by 1 Corinthians 16:22? "If anyone does not love the Lord, he is to be accursed"? If we do not love Christ, we will not be saved…

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What the Elders Are Proposing: Amendments to the Constitution and By-Laws

John Piper

I hope you can come hear me teach on Wednesday, September 7, at 6:30 pm. I will be putting a motion from the elders in Biblical and historical context. The issues are controversial, but very important. On August 9, 2005…

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Righteous Job and the Rock Star

John Piper
What is the Almighty that we should serve him? Good question, depending on the tone of voice.
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Why Did Christ Come?

John Piper

Romans 3:25-26
God put [Christ] forward . . . to demonstrate His righteousness because in the forbearance of God He passed over the sins previously committed; for the demonstration, I say, of His righteousness . . . so that He…

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The Great Work of God: Rain

John Piper
If you told someone: "My God does great and unsearchable things," and they responded, "Like what?" would you say, "Rain"?
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Was Katrina Intelligent Design?

John Piper
God will always be guilty of high crimes for those who think they’ve never committed any.
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What Is the Christian Gospel?

John Piper
There is nothing in itself that makes "forgiveness of sins" or justification good news. The gospel is more than that.
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Take Heed How You Hear!

John Piper
10 practical preparations for hearing the word of God on Sunday morning.
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