Why Should I Believe In Jesus Christ?
Aug 17, 2006Listen to John Piper discuss the value of faith in Jesus.
What Happens to Those Who Have Never Heard the Gospel?
Aug 18, 2006Listen to John Piper talk about the justice of God in judging those who have never heard the gospel.
If Hell Is Real, How Can God Be Loving?
Aug 18, 2006Hell is not only consistent with God's love, but ultimately serves to highlight his love even more fully.
What Is Christian Hedonism?
Aug 18, 2006"Hedonism" is the pursuit of pleasure. How does it even make sense to speak of "Christian Hedonism"?
How Can I Be Filled With the Spirit?
Aug 18, 2006Listen to John Piper talk about how prayer and gospel are essential if we want to be filled with the fullness of God.
How Do You Memorize Scripture?
Aug 31, 2006Listen to John Piper discuss how he memorizes Scripture. There are two keys: prayer and setting aside time.
How Do You Not Waste Your Life?
Aug 31, 2006Don't get caught up in a life that counts for nothing.
Why Is There an Offering Taken During a Worship Service?
Sep 12, 2006An offering in the middle of the service gives you a chance, Sunday after Sunday, with a check or a dime in your hand, to say, I love the Gospel.This excerpt is from the sermon, Joy + Debt…
What Should the Relationship Between Duty and Delight Be?
Sep 12, 2006Can delight and duty be in harmony, so that it becomes pleasurable to do what we're supposed to?
What Does It Mean to Say That Christ Is Self-Authenticating?
Sep 14, 2006Christ has both the power and the excellence to make himself known by opening the eyes of the blind to his beauty.
How Did John Piper Come to Believe in the Sovereignty of God?
Oct 23, 2006Listen to John Piper tell how he fell in love with the supremacy of God over all things, including his will.
Can Pluralistic Relativism Lead to Peace?
Nov 4, 2006If truth is not the arbiter of our competing cultural desires, totalitarianism will result.
What Does Love Look Like In Conflict?
Nov 9, 2006Listen to John Piper talk about how we should be different than this culture in the way we offer and receive criticism.
Is Education the Solution to Social Problems?
Nov 10, 2006Listen to John Piper talk about whether educating people is the way for people to improve.This excerpt is from the message, "The Renewed Mind and How to Have It."
Can You Update Us On the Baptism and Church Membership Issue From 2005?
Dec 4, 2006John Piper gives the history and current status of the proposal to change the church constitution regarding baptism and church membership.
What's the Main Reason Jesus Died?
Dec 5, 2006John Piper talks about the ultimate goal of Jesus dying on the cross.
What Is an Advent Poem?
Dec 5, 2006For 25 years one of my joys has been to write and read an advent poem each Sunday of Advent for the people of Bethlehem. The poems aim to speak truth about God and his ways with man, but they…
How Did You Meet Noël?
Dec 14, 2006In a Q&A time with the youth group at Bethlehem Baptist, John Piper talks about how he met his wife.
What's the Story Behind Your Poem, "The Innkeeper"?
Dec 19, 2006John Piper talks about what motivated him to write "The Innkeeper."
What Is the Value of Art in the Church?
Dec 19, 2006John Piper and Bob Allen talk about the necessity of art and beauty.