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Articles by Sam Storms

Is Your Joy Real or an Imposter?

Sam Storms
Is Your Joy Real or an Imposter?
How do we know if we’re experiencing true joy or only a shadow? Sam Storms dives into J. I. Packer’s writing to try and determine what real and lasting joy is, and how we can have it. Biblical joy, he finds, is always deeper than and never dependent on physical, financial, or emotional pleasure.
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Are You Insulting God in Worship?

Sam Storms
Are You Insulting God in Worship?
Little words can mean a lot. They can make the difference between good and evil, between heaven and hell. In this case, a right understanding of a single word is the only thing that prevents an act of worship from degenerating into a colossal insult to God. It’s the word “for.”
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Praise: The Consummation of Joy

Sam Storms

My understanding of the nature of worship was radically transformed by a fundamental truth I found in C.S. Lewis, who died 50 years ago this month.

What Lewis helped me grasp is best explained by looking briefly at his own…

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The Life-Changing Discovery of Christian Hedonism

Sam Storms

There was a time when I thought the verb “enjoy” and the noun “God” should never be used in the same sentence. I could understand “fearing” God and “obeying” God, even “loving” God. But “enjoying” God struck me as inconsistent…

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For the Fame of God's Name

Sam Storms

Justin Taylor and I are excited that we are now free to talk openly about For the Fame of God’s Name: Essays in Honor of John Piper (Crossway, 2010).We’ve been diligent to protect the secrecy of this project ever since…

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The Will: Fettered Yet Free

Sam Storms
In this message Sam Storms presents Edwards's argument that libertarian freedom and core Calvinistic doctrines are mutually exclusive.
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