Kevin DeYoung and John Piper Discuss the Pursuit of Holiness (Part 2)
How does personal holiness relate to the assurance of salvation? How does godliness happen? What are the dynamics of our effort?
These are the issues considered in the second part of the discussion between John Piper and Kevin DeYoung:
How Do I Love Reformed Theology?
I am a lover of the Reformed faith — the legacy of the protestant Reformation expressed broadly in the writings of John Calvin and John Owen and Charles Spurgeon and Jonathan Edwards, and contemporaries like R. C. Sproul and J.…Continue Reading
Three Things Jesus Prays for Us
When a Christian is weak, and can hardly pray for himself, Jesus Christ is praying for him; and he pray for three things.
First, that the saints may be kept from sin (John 17:15). "I pray that…
Don't Let Your Cause Eclipse God's Glory
Kevin DeYoung and John Piper Discuss the Pursuit of Holiness (Part 1)
Physical Exercise: What I Do and Why (Part 2)
Physical Exercise: What I Do and Why (Part 1)
How Is the Cross of Jesus Your Joy?
John Piper from 1995:
Test yourself. What is your mindset? Do you begin with God and his rights and goals? Or do you begin with yourself and your rights and wishes?
And when you look at the death of Christ,…
Pleasure Is the Measure of Your Treasure
No one puts it as bluntly as Blaise Pascal in his Pensées:
All men seek happiness. This is without exception. Whatever different means they employ, they all tend to this end. The cause of some going to war, and…