70 Sermons: The Gospel of John

In the Beginning Was the Word

John 1:1-3

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by John Piper

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

In Him Was Life

John 1:1-13

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by John Piper

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

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.”

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.

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.

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.

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?

Obedient Son, Ultimate Purifier, All-Providing Bridegroom

John 2:1-11

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by John Piper

3 of Christ's glories on display in John 2.

Destroy This Temple, and in Three Days I Will Raise It Up

John 2:12-22

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by John Piper

Jesus is the new temple. Authentic worship is no longer attached to any place. It is attached to Jesus.

Put in the Fire for the Sake of Prayer

John 16:16-24

by John Piper

God can put his people through the fires of suffering to awaken their appetite for prayer.

If My Words Abide in You

John 15:1-7

by John Piper

More than just memorizing Scripture, Jesus' words abiding in us means they take root in us and bear fruit.

He Knew What Was In Man

John 2:23-25

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by John Piper

Jesus knows everything about everyone and is still willing to love those who trust in him.

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?

I Have Seen the Lord

Easter Sunday

John 20:1-23

by John Piper

Twenty centuries later, we can still see the truth of the Resurrection.

The Free Will of the Wind

John 3:1-10

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by John Piper

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

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.

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.

You Will Never Be Thirsty Again

John 4:1-15

by John Piper

The woman-at-the-well account reveals woeful truth about us and wonderful truth about Jesus.

The Tragic Cost of Her Cavernous Thirst

John 4:16-26

by John Piper

We are blind to Jesus' living water, but he'll expose this sin in us and then save us from it.

Not in This or That Mount, but in Spirit and Truth

John 4:16-30

by John Piper

Only those who know Jesus have the Spirit and know the truth that makes real worship possible.

The Food of Christ Is to Give Eternal Life

John 4:27-42

by John Piper

The natural timeframe of sowing and reaping does not pertain to Jesus and his saving power.

Go, Your Son Will Live

John 4:43-54

by John Piper

What do Jesus' miracles say about Jesus?

Healed for the Sake of Holiness

John 5:1-18

by John Piper

Miracles should motivate us to look past the miracle to Jesus and move away from sin.

Jesus: Equal With God

John 5:1-24

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by John Piper

John 5:1-24 has at least 3 extraordinary things to teach us about Jesus.

The Life-Giving Voice of the Son of God

John 5:25-29

by John Piper

At least six observations about the final judgment can be made from John 5:25-29.

The Love of Human Praise as the Root of Unbelief

John 5:30-47

by John Piper

What does Jesus see as the underlying problem when he indicts unbelievers?

If You Believed Moses, You Would Believe Me, for He Wrote of Me

John 5:33-47

by John Piper

Wherever God is revealed in the Old Testament, Jesus is revealed.

The All-Providing King Who Would Not Be King

John 6:1-15

by John Piper

Look beyond the bread God provides to the Bread of Life.

Twelve Baskets of Bread and the Walk on Water

John 6:16-29

by John Piper

Jesus’ presence brings the kind of fullness that produces generosity and risk-taking in his church.

Do Not Labor for the Food That Perishes

John 6:22-29

by John Piper

When Jesus is our highest Treasure something about everything changes.

Behold, Believe, Be Raised

John 6:27-40

by John Piper

Jesus and all that God is for us in him is what we hunger and thirst for, and saving faith is being satisfied in him.

Skeptical Grumbling and Sovereign Grace

John 6:41-51

by John Piper

What does it mean that no one can come to Jesus unless the father draws them?

They Will All Be Taught of God

John 6:41-51

by John Piper

To know God, we need to be taught by him who Jesus is.

It Is the Spirit That Gives Life

John 6:52-71

by John Piper

As once-adoring followers disappear, Jesus' message becomes clearer and clearer: Their resistance itself is in God's hands.

You Have the Words of Eternal Life

John 6:60-71

by John Piper

Though numerous questions remain, we know there's no one like Jesus and no words of eternal life like the words he spoke.

No One Ever Spoke Like This Man!

John 7:40-52

by John Piper

Neither Do I Condemn You

John 7:53 - 8:11

by John Piper

I Am the Light of the World

John 8:12-30

by John Piper

The Truth Will Set You Free

John 8:30-59

by John Piper

You Will Never See Death

John 8:48-59

by John Piper

I and the Father Are One

John 10:22-42

by John Piper

This Illness Is for the Glory of God

John 11:1-16

by John Piper

Jesus Is the Resurrection and the Life

John 11:17-44

by John Piper

For His Sake and for Your Joy, Go Low

John 13:1-20

by John Piper

You Cannot Follow Me Now

John 13:21-38

by John Piper