Why do some who are “dead in trespasses and sins” come to believe and some do not?
A Christmas Meditation on John 1:14-16
If we could see the final judgment, we would be the happiest and bravest people in 2008.
Through his writings, Bill Piper holds out a timely word to us saints who are still in the world.
9 answers that need to be emphasized.
The hardships in Lincoln's life drove him toward God, not away from him.
In his spite for Christ, Hughes issues a caution it is important to hear.
Some of the passions we as a ministry want to pursue and spread.
Jesus' beauty is irresistable once it is seen.
Reminders of what the resurrection is for.
5 ways of seeing Christ’s intentionality in dying for us.
Does God have designs for deceptive signs and wonders? Does he have purposes for heresies?
We need to both contextualize and teach gospel ideas that no one can grasp without new categories.
Our clothes are a witness both to our past and present failure and to our future glory.
How do we reconcile "do not let your left hand know what your right hand is doing" with "let your light shine before others"?
How do we give the Lord what we don't have and he does?
Thoughts on G.K. Chesterton and Orthodoxy.
A meditation on goodness in Psalm 119:65–72.
Two birthdays give reason to be thankful because of what they signify about the truth of God’s word.
Keep God first in your life by finding others who love God well and imitating them.
Truth is important, but there is more to godliness than knowing about God.
Stay in the Word so that you can see more of the God you love.
Is God completely truthful if he ordains lies?
The Power of Words and the Wonder of God, September 26-28
Consider the mystery that the entire universe and all the events in it serve to glorify Jesus Christ.
Differences between entertainment-oriented preachers and bible-oriented preachers.
The Bible is infinitely precious, true, glorious baby talk.
John Piper celebrates the Stokes's 10 years of ministry at Bethlehem.
How to interact with those who are struggling in their faith.
What can we learn about our calling as Christians when it's described as witnessing about light?
How should our thoughts on voting be affected by the age to come?
An invitation to a lecture on the importance of higher education.
Jesus wants to give assurance to those who read the Gospel of John in the 21st century.
Memories of Bethlehem's oldest member.
Some thoughts from the conclusion of John Piper's upcoming book on Ruth.
Jesus' humility is at the heart of Christmas.
John Piper shares an unforgettable moment from seminary.
Thoughts on Bethlehem Baptist's new relational commitments.
What does the USAir crash have to do with the inauguration?
John Piper talks about what he might work on during his current writing leave.
How do we understand God's punishing children for their parents' sins?
All truth should lead us to love God more.
An letter of gratitude to the staff, elders, and people of Bethlehem Baptist Church at the end of John Piper's writing leave.
Six biblical guidelines for loving each other.
How can married couples break the sexual stalemate that Paul puts them in?
Husbands, don't contradict the gospel by how you treat your wives.
Thoughts on using Twitter for God's glory.
Thoughts on the dangers and value of "celebrity" status.
12 ways to recognize the rise of covetousness
John Piper looks at a passage that seems like it could cause problems for Christian Hedonism.
Some thoughts from John Piper on the lives of C. S. Lewis, Robert Louis Stevenson, and their fathers.
If what you regard as bright and compelling isn't Christ, you will be filled with darkness.
It's always good to resolve to do good if we're resolving through faith.
A meditation on Psalm 105:4
Five reasons why ordinary Christians should consider coming to the Desiring God Conference next month.
11 ways that Paul undermines slavery in his letter to Philemon.
Eight biblical reasons to pursue your greatest and longest satisfaction in God.
God's sovereignty is a rock of confidence and comfort for those who are in Christ.
Some brief thoughts on the 5 points of Calvinism.
We conquer sin when we are satisfied in what God promises to do for us.
God causes conversion, but he calls us to be agents of it.
Does anyone stand by the Lake of Fire and jump in?
Seeing and sharing in God’s glory is our ultimate hope through the gospel of Christ.
Resist the devil in faith that the one in you is greater than he is. Risk your life to spread this liberating news.
John Piper announces the end of Advent poems.
Be inspired by Mary, but don't venerate her more than the New Testament does.
Does expecting unbelieving kids to obey outwardly create legalism?
John Piper prepares for 5 writing projects, for 6 reasons.
John Piper announces an 8 month leave of absence and explains why he's taking it.
If we pray for something but never consider seeking the ministry of a fellow believer, we are like the eye that says it doesn't need the hand.
John Piper's dream is that Bethlehem experience in his absence what Robert Murray M'Cheyne's church did when he was away.
John Piper announces the plan for Bethlehem's pulpit while he is away.