Interviews by John Piper

Avoid the Unrepentant — But What If They’re Family?

by John Piper

In episode 478, Pastor John discusses how a person should relate to an unrepentant family member.

A Prayer for Those Stuck in Sin

by John Piper

In episode 477, Pastor John prays for those stuck in sin.

Good Motives for Bible Memory

by John Piper

In episode 476, we share an excerpt of a sermon that Pastor John preached in 2009 on the value of Bible memory.

Is Sexual Attraction Essential for Marriage?

by John Piper

In episode 475, Pastor John discusses why sexual attraction is not essential for marriage.

Must My Wedding Be in a Church?

by John Piper

In episode 474, Pastor John discussions cultural forms and marriage.

Should I Look at Beheading Images?

by John Piper

In episode 473, Pastor John gives reasons why you might consider looking at beheading images.

Do You Regret Partnering with Mark Driscoll?

by John Piper

In episode 472, Pastor John answers why he doesn't regret his partnership with Mark Driscoll.

Christ Reigns Over Every Inch

by John Piper

In episode 471, we share an excerpt from a conference message Pastor John gave in 2003 on the supremacy of Christ over all the earth.

The Role of Family Worship

by John Piper

In episode 470, guest Tedd Tripp discusses the importance of family worship.

Can I Confess the Name of Jesus and Be Unsaved?

by John Piper

In episode 469, Pastor John discusses the tension between 1 Corinthians 12:3 and Matthew 7: 21-23.

Did God Commission Terrorism in the Bible?

by John Piper

In episode 468, Pastor John discusses the difference between Joshua in the Old Testament and current terrorist groups.

Is My Pastor a Bully?

by John Piper

In episode 467, Pastor John suggests ways to identify a bullying pastor.

Killing Our Addiction to Human Praise

by John Piper

In episode 466, we share an excerpt from a sermon Pastor John preached in 2009 on how to fight against the love of human praise.

How Do I Go Deeper with Christ?

by John Piper

In episode 465, Pastor John counsels on how to be rooted in Christ.

I’ve Never Read the Bible, Where Should I Start?

by John Piper

In episode 464, Pastor John advises on where to start reading the Bible for the first time.

Encouragement for Slow Readers

by John Piper

In episode 458, Pastor John offers encouragement to slow readers.

The Future of World Missions

by John Piper

In episode 457, Pastor John discusses the future of world missions.

Winning the War Against Lust

by John Piper

In episode 456, we share an excerpt from a sermon Pastor John preached in 1988 about battling lust.

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.