The Centerpiece of Sunday Worship
What really moves you on Sunday mornings?
There are a lot of potential answers to that question. Maybe the music is enough to get you out of bed. The old hymns have always resonated deeply with you, or the church’s…Continue Reading
100,000 Hours: Eight Aims for Your Career
What should I do with my life?
It’s one of the biggest questions on most young minds, especially during and after our college years. The practical question is, "What will I do for a living?" When you do the math…Continue Reading
Love Is Not a Verb
Top 25 @JohnPiper Tweets
We added retweets and favorites, from the data we have available, to gather the top twenty-five tweets from @JohnPiper. They deal with deep, spiritual insight, practical preparation, major current events, and especially relevant resources. And they speak to Taylor Swift,…Continue Reading
Don’t Let Your Mind Go to Pot
Marijuana is ordinarily used as a mood-altering, mind-altering drug. The aim is to create a kind of euphoria. The effects vary widely from person to person. All you have to do is Google, “What does Marijuana feel like?” People don’t…Continue Reading
Shouldn’t They Know Better?
One of the more successful tactics of our enemy is to turn our hearts against the ones under our care — to turn protectors into executioners.
For decades parents and doctors have legally killed unborn children in the name of…Continue Reading
Jesus As the True and Perfect Man
Men are experiencing an identity crisis. And we’re short on role models.
We’re caught between Don Draper as the alpha male and a whole crew of omega males like Judd Apatow. One tries to express masculinity through power, possessions, and…Continue Reading
What to Do When Faith Dies
Too often we lack works. Maybe we are not praying, not forgiving someone, not crucifying selfishness to care for others, or not sharing the gospel.
We know this is a serious problem, because James said that “faith by itself, if…Continue Reading
Seven Details to See in Your Past
The grace of Jesus Christ not only covers our past and sustains our present, but also creates for us a future.
In him our sins are forgiven and we are declared righteous. In him we are sanctified and progressively being…Continue Reading