Articles by John Piper

A Surgeon for Sin-Sick Eyes

John Piper
A Surgeon for Sin-Sick Eyes
True humility can take dramatically different forms from one clay pot to another. The form it took in John Newton was Christ-exalting tenderness. His own experience of “amazing grace” worked its way so deeply into his soul that he became a delicate surgeon for taking specks out of many sin-sick eyes. Continue Reading

Selma

John Piper
Selma
The recent movie Selma tells the story of the civil rights efforts to gain the right of unencumbered voting for Blacks in Alabama. As the movie begins, the raw juxtaposition of Martin Luther King’s receiving the Nobel Peace Prize... Continue Reading