Fourteen years on, I have re-read the poem you let me read on that good day. I still mean it and love to see you live it. Topic: Poems John Piper (@JohnPiper) is founder and teacher of desiringGod.org and chancellor of Bethlehem College & Seminary. For 33 years, he served as pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota. He is author of more than 50 books.