Sermons on John 3

Creation, Fall, Redemption, and the Holy Spirit

John 3:1-10

by John Piper

If I'm so depraved that I can't do anything good, what do you expect me to do?

The Free Will of the Wind

John 3:1-10

by John Piper

The Wind of God's Spirit gives new birth to whoever he pleases.

What Happens in the New Birth? Part 2

John 3:1-10

by John Piper

Being born again is not the improvement of your old nature but the creation of a new one.

What Happens in the New Birth? Part 1

John 3:1-10

by John Piper

What is it about being born again that saves us?

The Son of Man Must Be Lifted Up—Like the Serpent

John 3:1-15

by John Piper

What does Jesus mean by comparing himself to the bronze snake Moses raised in Numbers 21?

You Must Be Born Again: Why This Series and Where Are We Going?

John 3:1-18

by John Piper

Being "born again" means something very different than how many understand that phrase today.

God So Loved the World, Part 1

John 3:9-18

by John Piper

In John 3:16, seven of the greatest realities in existence are packed into one sentence.

God So Loved the World, Part 2

John 3:14-18

by John Piper

John 3:16 represents a glorious love, but there is more to God's love than the free offer of the gospel.

The Design: Love

John 3:16

by John Piper

There is a God. He has a Son. He loves. And he loves the world.

The Danger: Perishing

John 3:16

by John Piper

Perishing means wrath; it means fiery torment; it means separation from God; and it lasts forever.

The Destiny: Eternal Life

John 3:16

by John Piper

Why does eternity exist? It exists because it will take that long for us to know the inexhaustible glories of God.

The Duty: Faith

John 3:16

by John Piper

Believe on Jesus and you shall not perish but have eternal life.

This Is the Judgment: Light Has Come into the World

John 3:16-21

by John Piper

Jesus didn't come to a neutral world. He came to those already dead and guilty to make some alive and free.

He Must Increase, I Must Decrease

John 3:22-30

by John Piper

John the Baptist models how we ought to respond to the exaltation of Jesus.

The Father Has Given All Things into Jesus’s Hands

John 3:31-36

by John Piper

The Gospel of John lifts Jesus up as coming from God, being full of God, and speaking and ruling as God.