Interviews by John Piper

Why Our Happiness Makes God Happy

by John Piper

In episode 455, Pastor John discusses our happiness and why it matters to God.

How Do I Fight Same-Sex Desires?

by John Piper

In episode 454, Pastor John gives advice for fighting same-sex desires.

When Enjoying Money and Possessions Is a Work of Grace

by John Piper

In episode 453, Pastor John discusses a couple of verses from Ecclesiastes related to wealth and possessions.

How Does Delight in God Fuel Delight in Creation?

by John Piper

In episode 452, Pastor John discusses how delight in God relates to delight in creation.

A Prayer to Hold Your Life Together

by John Piper

In episode 451, we share an excerpt from a sermon Pastor John preached in 2007 where he shares a prayer to hold your life together.

Does God Predestine People to Hell?

by John Piper

In episode 450, Pastor John discusses predestination, and people sent to Hell.

Why Are Believers Threatened with Perishing?

by John Piper

In episode 449, Pastor John addresses the threat in Romans 8:13 of believers perishing.

My Church Makes Ministry a Pain

by John Piper

In episode 448, Pastor John offers counsel to pastors who find the people in their church difficult.

How Do I Prepare for the Rapture?

by John Piper

in episode 447, Pastor John discusses the return of Christ.

Four Motivations to Pray

by John Piper

In episode 446, we share an excerpt from a sermon Pastor John preached in 2007 encouraging Christians to pray.

Why Save Sex for Marriage?

by John Piper

In episode 445, Pastor John discusses the importance of saving sex for marriage.

Should I Eat Halal Meat?

by John Piper

In episode 444, Pastor John discusses eating halal meat.

6 Tips If You Find the Bible Hard to Read

by John Piper

In episode 438, Pastor John gives practical tips for how to read your Bible if you find it too difficult.

Bible Time for Busy Moms

by John Piper

In episode 437, Pastor John gives advice to mothers who find themselves too busy for Bible reading.

The High Cost of Sexual Sin

by John Piper

In episode 436, we share an excerpt from a sermon Pastor John preached in 1988 where he explains why sexual sin is an act of unbelief.

If I Listen to Sermons, Why Do I Need to Read My Bible?

by John Piper

In episode 435, Pastor John discusses the importance of reading the Bible for yourself.

Should I Read My Bible Daily?

by John Piper

In episode 434, Pastor John discusses the relevance the Bible has to every Christian's daily life.

Should I Commit to One Church?

by John Piper

In episode 433, Pastor John discusses the importance of church membership.

Do I Need to Repent If Christ Died for All My Sins?

by John Piper

In episode 432, Pastor John discusses how Christians should respond to their sin.

Lust: More Dangerous Than Nuclear Holocaust

by John Piper

In episode 431, we share an excerpt from a sermon Pastor John preached in 1988 about the dangers of lust.

Apple, Subaru, Target — Should We Buy from Promoters of Sin?

by John Piper

In episode 430, Pastor John discusses how Christians should respond to secular companies.

Handling Post-Sermon Blues

by John Piper

In episode 429, Pastor John offers counsel to pastors who find themselves discouraged on Monday mornings.

Is $75 Too Much for a Bible?

by John Piper

In episode 428, Pastor John discusses his thoughts on the price of a Bible.

Explain Your Title ‘Pastor Emeritus’

by John Piper

In episode 427, Pastor John discusses his new title and role at Bethlehem Baptist Church.