Sermons & Messages
“Life is hard. God is good. Glory is coming. Therefore, stand firm in his grace.”
John Piper, from Think It Not Strange: Fiery Trials and the Testimony of Christ
Sermon of the Day
Battling the Unbelief of Despondency
Scripture: Psalm 73:21–26
Topic: Fear & Anxiety
Sex and the Supremacy of Christ, Part 2
Desiring God 2004 National Conference
Sep 26, 2004
Topic: Sexual Purity
Why Did God Create the World?
Sep 22, 2012
Scripture: Isaiah 43:1–7
Topic: The Pleasures of God
The Inexplicable Life
Humility, Hope, and Love in Suffering
Jun 18, 2016
Scripture: 1 Peter 5
Topic: Suffering, Persecution
The Bondage of the Will, the Sovereignty of Grace, and the Glory of God
Together for the Gospel
Apr 13, 2016
Topic: The Power & Effects of Sin
Sep 11 – Dec 18, 1988John Piper shows how to sever the clinging roots of sin that ensnare us, including anxiety, misplaced shame, regret, covetousness, lust, envy, bitterness, impatience, despondency, and pride.
Marriage, Christ, and Covenant: One Flesh for the Glory of God
Jan 28 – Jul 1, 2007Marriage is a momentary but glorious gift. It is more than a husband’s and wife’s love for each other — vastly more. Its meaning is infinitely great: the display of the covenant-keeping love between Jesus and his people.
Quest for Joy
Jan 8 – Mar 26, 1989What is God like? What’s the meaning and consequence of sin? What did Christ achieve when he died? And what is faith? How you answer those questions makes a tremendous difference in how you share your faith — and how deep and endurable is your joy.
Spectacular Sins and Their Global Purpose in the Glory of Christ
Aug 12 – Oct 7, 2007God does not just rule the wind; he rules wickedness, your sin, and the sin of those who have hurt you. The question is, How can this be good news — for you and for the world? We must answer with unswerving allegiance to God’s word. And it is good news.