7 Sermons: God's Invincible Purpose: Foundations for Full Assurance

God Has Chosen Us in Him Before the Foundation of the Earth

Ephesians 1:4

by John Piper

The glorious, unshakable, objective foundation of your being a Christian is that God chose you to be one.

God Predestined Us unto Sonship Through Jesus Christ

Ephesians 1:3-6

by John Piper

The ultimate goal of God in election and predestination is that God might be praised for his glory.

God Vindicated His Righteousness in the Death of Christ

Romans 3:21-26

by John Piper

God put sent Christ to die in order to demonstrate his righteousness.

God Justified the Ungodly

Romans 3:21 - 4:8

by John Piper

Being justified means being forgiven, being reckoned righteous, being loved by God, and being secured by God forever.

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.

God Sanctifies His People

Palm Sunday

1 Thessalonians 5:23-24

by John Piper

Assurance does not come from making holiness optional. It comes from knowing God is faithful.

Behold, I Make All Things New

Revelation 21:1-8

by John Piper

God wants us to have assurance that no matter how much evil and suffering and futility we see now, he will make all things new.