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.
We must seek to experience supernatural power daily in order to be the church.
Indoctrination is not the only alternative to faith-weakening education.
Being a “one issue voter” does not mean that only one issue matters. It means that some issues matter enough to disqualify a person from public office.
Beware of rendering too much to Caesar the way Pilate did (John 19:12). And when you render to Caesar do it only “for the Lord’s sake.”
Nine lessons that have changed John Piper's understanding and approach to missions.
17 verses about fearing the Lord.
Three guidelines for considering the relationship between wealth and happiness.
Has the church come to depend on the world for too much of our education, leisure, entertainment and interpretation of current events?
5 ways for focus on God during prayer week.
A commander's patient restraint complements his raw power to bring him more glory.
Is God behind the hardening of a person's heart?
John Piper introduces the subject and speakers for the sixth annual pastors conference.
Neither resignation nor triumphalism is a safe place to live and minister.
16 resolutions for maintaining a healthy relationship between child and parent.
There is a precious experience of peace and assurance in the Christian life that is not unconditional.
The person who pleases God makes a covenant, knowing that it may hurt to keep it, but does not change.
If unstable people are often drawn to religion as a way of expressing their moral delusions, it may not mean that true religion is the problem.
Protecting persons with “preferences” should not automatically mean protecting them when they perpetrate their preferences.
Eight resolutions for an aging saint.
7 reasons why sexually stimulating advertisements are destructive to society.
What might God do when the whole congregation says, “Seeking the Lord in prayer is so important that we will give it prime time on Sunday morning, and not just a little sandwich slot on Wednesday evening”?
What kind of event could we invite people to that would not be too “churchy,” but would be a gateway into all the good things that “church” really means?
We do well not to kill unborn human beings created in the image of God when they only lack time or air.