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How Do I Know I’m Saved? (Ask Pastor John)

Tony Reinke
In the 4,300 emails you have sent us, one of the most common questions we have received for the Ask Pastor John podcast is about assurance: How can I know I'm saved? On Monday we released Pastor John’s response (…
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Porn, Pride, and Praise

Tony Reinke
According to a study by Covenant Eyes, roughly half of all professing Christian men and one-fifth of all professing Christian women admit to being porn addicts. Other reports indicate the problem could be even more extensive. Whatever the exact numbers…
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Porn, Pride, and Praise: An Interview with Heath Lambert (22 Minutes)

Heath Lambert and Tony Reinke
According to a study by Covenant Eyes, roughly half of all professing Christian men and one-fifth of all professing Christian women admit to being porn addicts. Other reports indicate the problem could be even more extensive. Whatever the exact numbers…
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Desiring God for God

Tony Reinke
Green Mount Cemetery is a 174-year-old, 60-acre plot of land in downtown Baltimore. It stands like a fortress, separated from the city and her bustle by a thick stone wall perimeter. Through a narrow stone archway entrance and inside the…
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J.I. Packer’s Conversion

Tony Reinke
Just this week, J.I. Packer celebrated his 87th birthday. We asked him to explain the formative role and influence of C.S. Lewis’s writings on his teen years, his conversion, and his later ministry, which he explains in this three-minute video…
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Trayvon, Race, and Gospel Ministry (Ask Pastor John)

Tony Reinke
Excepting a few tweeted links to various articles, Pastor John didn’t write anything new himself in the wake of the George Zimmerman verdict in the Trayvon Martin case. In a Q&A discussion this week at the Campus Outreach Global Staff…
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Patriotism and the Pilgrim

Tony Reinke
Today is July 4th — Independence Day here in the United States. And recently an Ask Pastor John podcast listener emailed to ask: “Pastor John, obviously, as Christians, we are to live as pilgrims on this earth. But is there…
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Faith for Future Calamity

Tony Reinke
Faith for Future Calamity
Between the ages of 6 and 18, young John Piper attended White Oak Baptist Church in Greenville, South Carolina. He and his family made White Oak their church home while John’s father was on the road frequently as a traveling…
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Is My Boyfriend’s Porn a Marriage Deal-Breaker? (Ask Pastor John)

Tony Reinke
We released ten new episodes in the past two weeks, and what follows are brief transcribed excerpts from each (click on the hyperlinked titles to listen). As a brief programing note, during the month of July we will be releasing…
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Thanking God with Piper, Chandler, and Storms

Tony Reinke
It’s now been three months since John Piper transitioned from the local-church pastorate to full-time “wider” ministry through Desiring God. The church gathered on April 14 for an appreciation and recommissioning service for her beloved Pastor John. There Piper gave…
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20 Quotes from Finally Free

Tony Reinke
The following quotes were taken from Heath Lambert’s excellent forthcoming book, Finally Free: Fighting for Purity with the Power of Grace (Zondervan; August 8), now available for pre-order. “Every instance of treasuring images of sexual immorality in our hearts, every…
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The Introvert Pastor

Tony Reinke
Jared Wilson is an introvert and a pastor, which in some circles is an irreconcilable paradox. So how exactly does a pastor wisely lead people when his energy is so quickly depleted by being around people? This is one of…
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The Introvert Pastor: An Interview with Jared Wilson

Tony Reinke and Jared Wilson
Jared Wilson is an introvert and a pastor, which in some circles is an irreconcilable paradox. So how exactly does a pastor wisely lead people when his energy is so quickly depleted by being around people? This is one of…
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Laboring in the Hills of Tennessee (Ask Pastor John)

Tony Reinke
Much has happened in the past two weeks. The Ask Pastor John podcast recently reached the 1 millionth play milestone. Pastor John and his family moved temporarily from the lakes of Minnesota to the hills of Tennessee (see episodes…
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Dying Well: One Woman’s Extraordinary Story

Tony Reinke
Margaret Magdalen Jasper (1752–1789) doesn’t have a Wikipedia page. Google her name and you’ll find almost nothing about her life. What she looked like is a mystery. She wasn’t famous in her day, and she’s still not famous in our…
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One Million Plays Later (Ask Pastor John)

Tony Reinke
Since launching the Ask Pastor John podcast in mid-January, we have released 112 episodes. And last weekend the podcast surpassed one million plays, which is a great time to hit pause and thank everyone who has been listening to the…
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Behind the Blog: Christian Dating

David Mathis, Jonathan Parnell, Tony Reinke, and Marshall Segal

Manhood Restored

Tony Reinke
Our all-sufficient Savior is many things, including a perfect model of masculinity. This point is a significant theme in Eric Mason’s new book Manhood Restored: How the Gospel Makes Men Whole. Mason joined me to talk more about his…
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Manhood Restored: An Interview with Eric Mason

Eric Mason and Tony Reinke
Our all-sufficient Savior is many things, including a perfect model of masculinity. This point is a significant theme in Eric Mason’s new book Manhood Restored: How the Gospel Makes Men Whole (B&H). Mason joined me to talk more about his…
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Gospel Peace in a Cluttered House

Tony Reinke
Frequent DG blog contributor Gloria Furman has a new book. Glimpses of Grace: Treasuring the Gospel in Your Home, is a book showcasing Gloria’s skill in applying the gospel to the everyday life of a wife and mother. Here’s…
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Gospel Peace in a Cluttered House

Gloria Furman and Tony Reinke
Frequent DG blog contributor Gloria Furman has a new book. Glimpses of Grace: Treasuring the Gospel in Your Home, is a book showcasing Gloria’s skill in applying the gospel to the everyday life of a wife and mother. Here’s…
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On Cussing and Interracial Marriage (Ask Pastor John)

Tony Reinke
Over the past two weeks we released nine new Ask Pastor John episodes, including milestone episode number 100. We also released two episodes which quickly generated over 25,000 plays (each) in the last week: an episode on cussing (…
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Spurgeon’s First Five Years in Ministry

Tony Reinke
The celebrated preacher Charles Spurgeon (1834–92) was converted at age 15. He preached his first sermon just after his 16th birthday. By age 18, he took his first pastorate in the country. And before turning 20, Spurgeon was pastoring in…
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Those Deleted Tweets

Tony Reinke
Monday night, in the wake of the devastating tornado in Oklahoma, John Piper posted two tweets at 11:00pm (CST). Both tweets quoted the first chapter of Job. He first cited Job 1:19, and then Job 1:20, and they were posted…
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