Blog Posts on The Bible
How to Approach the Bible
The Bible comes from God; God doesn't come from the Bible.
Our knowledge of God is a different story. What we know about God, definitively and redemptively, comes from the Bible. And that is, the Bible that comes from God,…Continue Reading
Psalm 1: When Delight Overcomes Distraction
Blessed is the man
who walks not in the counsel of the wicked,
nor stands in the way of sinners,
nor sits in the seat of scoffers;
but his delight is in the law of the Lord,…
Five Reasons to Memorize Scripture
Earlier this year at Passion in Fort Worth, TX, Pastor John spoke to a group of young leaders about the value of Scripture memorization. He gives five reasons why it matters:
- Conformity to Christ
- Comfort for yourself and others
The Bible Is Infinitely Valuable
It was a high privilege to speak at a banquet last July celebrating the 400th anniversary of the King James Version and the 10th anniversary of the English Standard Version. I called the talk “The Infinite Worth of the Word…Continue Reading
Pastors, What Kind of Legacy Do You Hope to Leave?
There are several aspects to biblical preaching and each preacher is more inclined to one than another. As you continue to learn and be balanced by the strengths of other pastors, what is the heart of your preaching ministry that…Continue Reading
Serving to Master Two? — Historical Background and the Bible
How to Teach the Bible with Confidence
Humility and Conviction in Biblical Authority
How Important is the Bible?
John Piper gave an 18 minute talk at Lausanne 2010 on the importance of the Bible:Continue Reading