John Piper commemorates the life of an elder at Bethlehem who went to be with Jesus.
What does it mean to let our words be "seasoned with salt"?
When there is work to be done and you are sad, do it with tears, trusting that there will yet be a harvest of joy.
Be in sync with God about marriage and out of sync with secular western culture.
A story of taking risks for Jesus, then seeing the remarkable results.
We must not equate forgiveness with absence of painful impact.
John Piper's life as a pastor hangs on his people's firm and growing stand in the Lord.
Bethlehem exists to reassert God’s rightful place in all of life.
It is not a crime or sin to trespass in order to save a human life.
Broken societies are the kind that Jesus came to claim and heal.
Satan loves it when men drift and coast and let their lives be molded by the whimsical pressures of every day.
Why pray? Because God aims to make us co-victors with him.
Sin has a very high price tag. And it isn’t worth it.
If we do not believe we are deeply indebted to God for all we have or hope to have, then the very spring of gratitude has gone dry.
Sixteen quotes to motivate and make ready your heart for missions.
Twelve arguments from the New Testament for why God became flesh.
Prayer is like marriage. It should be a mix of both discipline and spontaneity.
Is trembling joy a fitting way to end the year?
How do we not resist imperfections when the Bible says, “Be perfect as your heavenly Father is perfect”?
If the answer to our prayer doesn't come as we want, let us not assume that the Lord has no affection for us nor any tugs to do what we want.
John Piper challenges the inconsistent reasoning of a pro-choice editorial.
The whole concept of slavery as we know it is blown out of the water when God becomes the “Slavemaster.”
How does the gospel avoid contradicting God's righteous standards?
No tree was ever meant to be / A never-ending shade for me / Or you. Save one: where Jesus died / With bleeding branches spread as wide / And far as faith for sinful men.
Until God is given his rights, no human rights will have significance beyond convenience.
The Bible teaches that hell is everlasting torment, not the loss of existence.
One test of our love is the way we support the ministry financially during the summer.
Christianity is not merely believing a set of ideas about Christ’s love. It is an experience of being constrained by that love.
It is possible for the sick and aged to win the fight of faith because it is a fight against lost hope, not against lost health.
What does it mean to be the “church of God”?
The business of education is God’s business. To ignore him in it is to be profoundly uneducated.