Four Filters for Praying in Jesus' Name
The Desiring God App
Why We Got Married
The Story of Ian & Larissa
Desiring God exists to help people everywhere understand and embrace the truth that God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in him. And I would add, especially in suffering.
Being satisfied in God (or…Continue Reading
He Sings Over Us Til We See Beauty
The Lord directs us to look in his face and to enjoy his favor. That is what it means to seek his face (Psalm 27:8–9). That is what it means to have his face “shine upon us” (Numbers 6:25).
Greater Works Than Jesus
In John 14:12 Jesus tells his disciples that believers will do "greater works" than Jesus himself did on earth. Whoa, wait, what?!
So how are believers' works "greater" than Jesus’ works on earth? John Piper explains in this three-minute clip…Continue Reading
When Grace Goes Violent
Grace-driven effort is violent. It is aggressive. The person who understands the gospel understands that, as a new creation, his spiritual nature is in opposition to sin now, and he seeks not just to weaken sin in his…