Sermons on 1 Corinthians 1

Sustained by the Faithfulness of God

1 Corinthians 1:1-9

by John Piper

The freedom of God in the calling of sinners gives us hope. No one is too bad. No one is too hard. No one is too far gone. God is free.

The Nature of the Unity We Seek

Sunday Evening Message

1 Corinthians 1:10

by John Piper

We should aim at full doctrinal unity and full heart unity.

Christian Unity and the Cross

1 Corinthians 1:10-17

by John Piper

The cross undermines the deepest basis of disunity and lays a new foundation for unity.

Christ Did Not Send Me to Baptize

1 Corinthians 1:10-17

by John Piper

Baptism is an act of obedience to the command of Jesus (Matthew 28:19, 20). And for that very reason it should never divert our attention away from Christ onto a man. It should express our desire to rely on Christ alone for salvation and to boast only in him.

God Called Us into Life and Hope

1 Corinthians 1:18-25

by John Piper

The call of God is effective; it creates what it commands.

Consider Your Calling

1 Corinthians 1:26-31

by John Piper

God’s love for his people is so rich and full that they need the Holy Spirit's help to really feel it.

Let Him Who Boasts Boast in the Lord!

1 Corinthians 1:31

by John Piper

God's purpose in creating man and saving sinners is that we might boast in him.