Interviews on Children

Care for Couples Struggling with Infertility

by Tony Reinke and John Piper

Pastor John how would you care for a young couple coming to terms with their infertility and feelings of failure? What would you want them to know about God in light of his apparent withheld blessing?

To What Extent Should a Daughter Submit to an Extremely Overprotective Father?

by John Piper

John Piper says that, though all parents are sinful, Scripture still commands children to submit to them.

What Do You Think About Single People Adopting?

by John Piper

John Piper says that motivation is a major factor in whether you should adopt.

Is It Okay to Not Have Children for the Sake of Ministry?

by John Piper

John Piper explains that although the Bible doesn't require having children, it may still be a good idea.

How Can I Explain God's Love to a Suffering Child?

by John Piper

John Piper suggests three ways to help hurting children trust God.

Should Children Be Taught to Pray Even If They Haven't Professed Faith?

by John Piper

John Piper talks about why it is important to raise your children as though they were in the faith.

How Can Parents Help Their Kids Memorize the Bible?

by John Piper

John Piper talks about how to encourage your kids to love the word of God.