A More Determined Quest for Him
Revival of church life always brings in its train a richer understanding of the Scriptures. Behind all the slogans and catchwords of ecclesiastical controversy, necessary though they are, there arises a more determined quest for him who is…
How Should We Approach Worship Today?
Pastor John has thought in terms of two heart dispositions:
For the LORD spoke thus to me with his strong hand upon me, and warned me not to walk in the way of this people, saying: “Do not call… Continue Reading
Pastors, Lead Your People in Personal Holiness
Pastor John in 1984:
Now let's see what we can learn from this text about the way a pastor should preach in order to help his people make progress in practical holiness. I'll only mention four things briefly. These are…
TGC Interview: Confronting the Racial Sins of Our Fathers
A couple months ago Collin Hansen from The Gospel Coalition sat down with John Piper for an 11-minute interview on the mixed legacy of race relations among evangelicals:
0:05 — Is there more white supremacy today than 50…
“Lord, what about this man?” (John 21:21)
Peter asked Jesus this question when he learned that Jesus had ordained very difficult things for Peter’s future. So Peter wanted to know about John. Was Jesus going to give John a better…Continue Reading
The Cross and the St. Louis Cardinals
What does Jonathan Edwards have to do with baseball? It relates to how he saw the world. The technical term is typology — the mechanism of his God-entranced vision of all things. He explains,
God does purposely make and order…
Racial Harmony Is a Blood Issue
How Is the Bible Without Error?
What exactly is meant by the confession: "The Bible is without error in the original manuscripts?"
The doctrine of the inerrancy of Scripture is foundational to evangelical faith, yet there is some diversity in the opinion of what inerrancy entails.…Continue Reading