Sermons on John 1

In the Beginning Was the Word

John 1:1-3

by John Piper

When we come to know Jesus in John's Gospel, we come to know God.

Triumphant Light

John 1:1-5

by John Piper

The light shines in the darkness—Jesus shines, the gospel shines, the church shines—and the darkness will not overcome it.

In Him Was Life

John 1:1-13

by John Piper

Not only is Jesus the Life that created all material life, but he is the Life that creates all eternal life.

Faith: Unique and Fruitful Effect of the New Birth

John 1:1-14

by John Piper

The Gospel is news and we are born again by believing that it is true and embracing it.

The Word Was Made Flesh

John 1:1-18

by John Piper

Christians must know Jesus well so that they can discern between the Christ of Scripture and the Christ that other religions claim to honor.

A Burning Witness to the Light

John 1:6-8

by John Piper

John the Baptist came so that we might believe in Jesus and have life like we never had it before.

John Was Not the Light, but a Witness to the Light

John 1:6-36

by John Piper

Let's join John the Baptist in saying, “Jesus must increase, but I must decrease.”

How to Become a Child of God

John 1:9-13

by John Piper

Not everyone is a child of God. Are you?

The Word Became Flesh

Christmas Eve

John 1:14-18

by John Piper

God came to live in a tent so we can watch him more closely. God wants to be seen and known in his Son.

From His Fullness We Have All Received, Grace Upon Grace

John 1:14-18

by John Piper

Those who by grace are born of God have seen the glory of God that Moses asked to see but wasn't permitted.

We Beheld His Glory, Full of Grace and Truth

John 1:14-18

by John Piper

By becoming a man, Jesus shows us the glory of God.

Behold the Lamb of God

John 1:19-34

by John Piper

Those who embrace Jesus as their Lamb and their Lord will be sheltered from God's otherwise inescapable wrath.

This Is He Who Baptizes with the Holy Spirit

John 1:25-34

by John Piper

Baptism by the Holy Spirit is mainly about Jesus, not the Holy Spirit.

We Have Found the Messiah

John 1:35-51

by John Piper

7 ways John shows us the glory of Jesus.

Probability, Prejudice, and Christ

John 1:43-51

by John Piper

What's the difference between necessary judgments of probability and sinful prejudice?

Son of God, Son of Man, King of Israel

John 1:43-51

by John Piper

What do Jesus' titles in the first chapter of John say about him?