Things I Have Learned

John Piper

Since my father died on March 6, I have been looking through his papers. I found a small sheet with the following fifteen counsels, titled “Things I Have Learned.” He didn't make most of these up. Some of them go…

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Survival Isn't Always Important

David Mathis

Bethlehem’s executive pastor, Sam Crabtree, gave this insightful exposition and application of Isaiah 7:1-9 at today’s Bethlehem staff lunch. Read and be blessed.

Don't Believe, Don't Last

The seventh chapter of Isaiah reports on a wartime context in which the…

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Some Pictures of Opa

Desiring God Staff

We call my dad's dad Opa because when my parents lived in Germany and my oldest brother, Karsten, was learning to talk, he called him by a German word for grandpa, Opa. That's been his name in our household…

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