All Interviews

Prepared Prayers, Impromptu Prayers, Sloppy Prayers

by John Piper

In episode 521, Pastor John discusses prepared prayers and spontaneous prayers.

You Have Been Greatly Loved

by John Piper

In episode 520, we share an excerpt from a sermon Pastor John preached in 2010 about being called by Christ.

Does Philippians 1:23 Prove Christian Hedonism Wrong?

by John Piper

In episode 519, Pastor John shares why he believes Philippians 1:23 supports Christian Hedonism.

What Parts of My Suffering Are “Trials”?

by John Piper

In episode 518, Pastor John discusses trials.

My Spouse Doesn’t Enjoy Sex

by John Piper

In episode 517, Pastor John counsels a husband whose wife does not seem to enjoy sex.

Is Sexual Pleasure Essential for Marriage?

by John Piper

In episode 516, Pastor John responds to a question regarding sexual pleasure in marriage.

Love Jesus over Human Approval

by John Piper

In episode 515, we share an excerpt from a sermon Pastor John preached in 1999 about what it means to have God's spirit in us.

Are My Septuplets in Heaven?

by John Piper

In episode 514, Pastor John shares why he believes all infants who die will be saved.

Is the Threat of Eternal Punishment Manipulation?

by John Piper

In episode 513, Pastor John answers a hard question on eternal punishment.

Why So Few African-American Calvinists?

by John Piper

In episode 512, Pastor John discusses race and reformed theology.

How Local Church Trumps Twitter and Facebook

by John Piper

In episode 511, Pastor John discusses culture shifts and the persecution of Christians.

Your Life’s Greatest Problem

by John Piper

In episode 510, we share an excerpt from a sermon Pastor John preached in 1996 about what God saves us from.

Dads and Family Leadership

by Francis Chan

In episode 509, guest Francis Chan discusses how to manage technology among his children.

Why Christian Singles Are Marrying Later

by Francis Chan

In episode 508, guest Francis Chan gives reasons why he thinks Christians are delaying marriage.

How to Argue with Your Spouse

by Francis Chan

In episode 507, guest Francis Chan shares how he argues with his wife.

Why Joy Is Essential to Leadership

by Francis Chan

In episode 506, guest Francis Chan explains why joy in leadership is essential.

Discerning Maturity in a Boyfriend Before Marriage

by Francis Chan

In episode 505, guest Francis Chan shares what girls should look for in a boyfriend.

The Christ-Centered Family

by Francis Chan

In episode 504, guest Francis Chan talks about the importance of a Christ-centered family.

Francis Chan’s Daily Fight for Joy

by Francis Chan

In episode 503, guest Francis Chan shares about his daily fight for joy.

Jesus’s Aggressive, Relentless, Surgical Love

by John Piper

In episode 502, we share an excerpt from a sermon Pastor John preached in 2009 about God's relentless love towards us.

Best Piper Books for Beginners

by John Piper

In episode 501, Pastor John shares what he considers the best of his books for new believers to read.

Incredible Growth in 2014, Goals for 2015

by John Piper

In episode 500, Pastor John gives an update about the ways God worked through Desiring God in 2014, and shares goals of the ministry for 2015.

Christmas at the Piper Home

by John Piper

In episode 499, Pastor John and Noel talk about how they celebrate Christmas in their home.

How Do Men and Women Show Physical Affection in the Church?

by John Piper

In episode 498, Pastor John discusses hugging in the church.