Sermons on Romans 8

Our Hope: The Redemption of Our Bodies

Romans 8:18-25

by John Piper

There is coming a day when our bodies are going to be redeemed and there will be no more groaning.

Christ and Cancer

Romans 8:18-28

by John Piper

God's glory is manifest both when he heals and when he gives hope and peace to the person he does not heal.

The Spirit Helps Us in Our Weakness, Part 1

Romans 8:25-27

by John Piper

What does the Holy Spirit pray for us?

The Spirit Helps Us in Our Weakness, Part 2

Romans 8:25-27

by John Piper

How does the Holy Spirit pray for us?

Those Whom He Predestined He Also Called, Part 2

Sunday Evening Message

Romans 8:28-30

by John Piper

The doctrines of sovereign grace are not overthrown by problems in Scripture. They stand firm and are the precious foundation of our deepest hopes.

Those Whom He Called He Also Justified, Part 2

Sunday Evening Message

Romans 8:28-30

by John Piper

It is faith alone which justifies, but that the faith which justifies never stays alone. It is living and active and bears fruit in obedience.

Called According to His Purpose

Romans 8:28-30

by John Piper

No promise in all the world surpasses the height and breadth and weight of Romans 8:28.

Those Whom He Predestined He Also Called, Part 1

Romans 8:28-30

by John Piper

Our call, our conversion, our regeneration, and the gift of our faith are based on God's eternal election and predestination not on our self-determination.

Those Whom He Called He Also Justified, Part 1

Romans 8:28-30

by John Piper

God flattened the mountain of his wrath that blocked the railroad between my predestination and my glorification. He justified us by the death of his Son.

Those Whom He Justified He Also Glorified

Romans 8:28-30

by John Piper

Glorification is the work of God by which he makes his children both spiritually and physically glorious.

Glorification: Conformed to Christ for the Supremacy of Christ

Romans 8:28-30

by John Piper

God's work to save and sanctify you is not so that you can enjoy yourself more. It's so that you might be free and fit to enjoy Christ forever.

Those Whom He Foreknew He Predestined

Sunday Evening Message

Romans 8:28-30

by John Piper

The glory of the preeminence Christ is the ultimate goal of predestination.

God Did Not Spare His Own Son

Romans 8:28-32

by John Piper

God always does what is good for us. If you believe that he gave his own Son for you, this is what you believe.

All Things for Good, Part 1

Romans 8:28-32

by John Piper

Three things that love for God is not.

All Things for Good, Part 3

Romans 8:28-32

by John Piper

God takes the initiative to cause a person to love him, and he takes the initiative to keep them to the end.

All Things for Good, Part 2

Romans 8:28-32

by John Piper

A call to follow Jesus in the risks of love no matter what it costs.

Who Shall Separate Us from the Love of Christ?

Romans 8:28-39

by John Piper

If we are to grow in our love to one another, we must first experience being loved by Christ with a deep, unshakable love.

It Is God Who Justifies!

Romans 8:31-37

by John Piper

God is the one who justifies, so let us fear the accusation of no one and love the good of all.

The All-Conquering Love of Christ

Romans 8:31-37

by John Piper

Risk and the Triumph of Love

Romans 8:35-37

by John Piper

In Christ's triumph our enemy is not just defeated, but captured and made to serve our eternal good.

Nothing Can Separate Us from the Love of Christ

Romans 8:35-39

by John Piper

How does the promise of Christ's unbreakable love sustain his people when life is hard?