Sermons on Identity in Christ

The Immeasurable Greatness of His Power Toward Us

Easter Sunday

Ephesians 1:15-23

by John Piper

The resurrection of Jesus shows the greatness of God's power toward us now in this life.

Put on the Lord Jesus Christ, Part 2

Romans 13:11-14

by John Piper

Are We to Continue in Sin That Grace Might Increase?

Romans 6:1-14

by John Piper

Believers are commanded to become in practice what we are in Christ: dead to sin and alive to God.

The Life of God in the Soul of Man

Romans 8:1-7

by John Piper

God lives in the soul of man by the indwelling of his Spirit.

King of the Nations

1 Peter 1:1-2

by John Piper

Christian Identity and Christian Destiny

1 Peter 2:9-10

by John Piper

God made us who we are to show the world who he is.

Natural People and Spiritual People

1 Corinthians 2:14-16

by John Piper

Without the Spirit, we are so rebellious against the Lord that we cannot recognize the truth and beauty of a crucified Christ.

Put on the New Person

Ephesians 4:22-24

by John Piper

When Paul says, put off the old person and put on the new person, he is not talking about an optional elective. This is the core curriculum in the school of Christ.

How Aliens Keep the Identity of Their Homeland

1 Peter 1:1-2 and 1 Peter 4:7-10

by John Piper

We need each other if we are going to escape the drunkening effects of the world and live as sober aliens.

O, That Christ Would Be Formed in You!

Galatians 4:12-20

by John Piper

We are freed from the burden of the law when we are given the power to fulfill it from within. And that happens when Christ is formed in us.

Can You Begin by the Spirit and Be Completed by the Flesh?

Galatians 3:1-5

by John Piper

The essential mark of a Christian is not how far you have progressed in sanctification, but on what you are relying to get there.