Hard Work or Anxious Toil? — A Christian Understanding of Labor
Unless the Lord builds the house, those who build it labor in vain. Unless the Lord watches over the city, the watchman stays awake in vain. It is vain that you rise up early and go late to rest, eating…
Boomers, Millennials, and the Growing Tension: Nine Lessons in Generational Dynamics
Do You Feel Distant from God?
In this video, Francis Chan exhorts us to persevere in our pursuit of God:
Other videos from Francis Chan —
- Francis Chan on Making Disciples and Knowing Christ
- Francis Chan's Question on Which Is Worse
- Think Hard, Stay Humble: The…
Three Things to Learn in Romans 8:35
Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? Shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or danger, or sword? (Romans 8:35)
Pastor John from 2002:
Notice three things in verse 35.
1. Christ is loving us…
Fill Your Mouth With Life, Not Death
A lot is at stake in what we say today. “Death and life are in the power of the tongue” (Proverbs 18:21).
In literate societies, tongues include hands that write, type, paint, or sign.
Words Cause Death
People die because…Continue Reading
Don't Loiter in That Ditch
It is true, religion in the souls of men is the immediate work of God, and all our natural endeavors can neither produce it alone, nor merit those supernatural aids by which it must be wrought: the Holy…
Do You Have a Godly Ambition?
The Providence of God: Ten-Part Course from John Piper
"Providence" is not a word we commonly use.
This is true today and it was true in 1995 when John Piper introduced a ten-part course at Bethlehem Baptist Church on "The Providence of God."
The ten messages were recorded on…Continue Reading
John Piper on the Gospel and Sanctification (Part 2)
Theology Refresh is a new podcast for pastors hosted by David Mathis, executive assistant to John Piper. The aim of the podcast is to sharpen and refresh spiritual leaders on key aspects of theology that are useful for everyday Christian…Continue Reading