Interviews on Christian Hedonism
In episode 487, Pastor John discusses the camaraderie of Christian Hedonism.
In episode 455, Pastor John discusses our happiness and why it matters to God.
In episode 398, Pastor John explains the difference between faith and joy and their place in Christian Hedonism.
In episode 374, Pastor John discusses the delight that can be found in things because of the delight that is found in God himself.
In episode 356, Pastor John gives a simple explanation of Christian Hedonism.
In episode 303, Pastor John shares why the joy of the Lord must sustain Christian ministry.
In episode 210, Pastor John talks about Christian hedonism and idolatry.
In Episode 194, Pastor John talks about God’s desire for his own glory.
In Episode 173, Pastor John explains the meaning of James 4:9.
In Episode 147, Pastor John defines selfishness and discusses the holy pursuit for joy.
In Episode 136, Pastor John explains how God actually does make much of us.
In Episode 133, Pastor John talks about the wonder of God’s emotional complexity.
In Episode 128, Pastor John talks about how to practically delight in God.
In Episode 121, Pastor John talks about the relationship of suffering and sacrifice to Christian Hedonism.
In Episode 120, Pastor John talks about avoiding idolatry in the pursuit of joy.
In Episode 117, John Piper talks about the Christian’s fight for joy in God.
In Episode 116, John Piper talks about the sovereignty of God and what it means for the Christian’s joy.
In Episode 88, John Piper talks about C. S. Lewis and Christian Hedonism.
What does Christian Hedonism offer a depressed Christian?
How much of joy in God is willed by the Christian? And how of joy in God is a gift received from God? And how do you balance that distinction between willing the joy and receiving joy as a gift from God?
"Hedonism" is the pursuit of pleasure. How does it even make sense to speak of "Christian Hedonism"?
John Piper gives one negative and one positive reason for why you should want to follow Jesus.