Sermons on Marriage

Marriage: Forgiving and Forbearing

Colossians 3:12-19

by John Piper

Where can you find the grace to see your spouse the way Jesus does?

Marriage: Pursuing Conformity to Christ in the Covenant

Ephesians 5:21-33

by John Piper

Grace is not just forgiving and forbearing but also changing to become more like Jesus.

Marriage Is Meant for Making Children . . . Disciples of Jesus, Part 1

Ephesians 6:1-4

by John Piper

Marriage is not just about filling the earth with warm bodies but filling the earth with worshipers of Jesus.

Staying Married Is Not About Staying in Love, Part 2

Genesis 2:18-25

by John Piper

Why were Adam and Eve unashamedly naked? And why did they become ashamed when they sinned?

Staying Married Is Not About Staying in Love, Part 1

Genesis 2:18-25

by John Piper

Marriage is about keeping a covenant, as Jesus does with his bride, the church.

Marriage: God’s Showcase of Covenant-Keeping Grace

Colossians 2:13-15 and Colossians 3:12-19

by John Piper

We ought to treat our spouses with the same grace that God treats us.

God, Marriage and Children

Mark 10:1-16

by John Piper

Let Marriage Be Held in Honor Among All

Hebrews 13:1-6

by John Piper

Be in sync with God about marriage and out of sync with secular western culture.

Let None Be Faithless to the Wife of His Youth

Malachi 2:10-16

by John Piper

Don't back out on your commitments, don't marry an unbeliever, and don't divorce your covenant wife.

Husbands Who Love Like Christ and the Wives Who Submit to Them

Ephesians 5:21-33 and 1 Peter 3:1-7

by John Piper

Sin didn't create headship and submission; it ruined them, distorted them, and made them ugly and destructive.