Sermons on Missions

Proclaiming the Excellencies of Christ, Not Prosperity, Among the Nations

1 Peter 2:9-12

by John Piper

All nations will be reached only with the wealth-renouncing witness of cross-cultural missionaries.

Declare His Glory Among the Nations

Psalms: Thinking and Feeling with God, Part 6

Psalm 96

by John Piper

God summons us to sing, and in doing so to summon the nations to sing a new song with us.

Is Anything Too Hard for God?

Genesis 18:14

by John Piper

World Missions and the End of History

Missions Week

Matthew 24:14

by John Piper

The price will be high, but God's promise that the gospel will spread to all nations will be fulfilled by his omnipotent hand.

Cities of Ruthless Nations Will Revere Thee

Missions Week

Isaiah 25:1-8

by John Piper

Great affliction + deep poverty + abundant joy = great generosity.

What God Has Cleansed Do Not Call Common

Missions Week

Acts 10:1 - 11:18

by John Piper

Cornelius would not have been saved if no one had taken him the gospel. And no one will be saved today without the gospel.

Mission: The Gladness of God

Luke 15:1-10

by John Piper

God's invitation to the banquet of his eternal joy is sent through the church indiscriminately to all people.

Mercy to the Nations

Missions Week

Romans 15:8-9

by John Piper

Zeal for the glory of the Lord is zeal for the glory of his mercy or it isn't missionary zeal—and it isn't holy zeal.

Disarray or God's Design?

2000 by 2000: What in the World Is God Doing at Bethlehem?

Haggai 2:6-7

by John Piper

May God unite us in one vision of what he is doing so that we might not only endure but delight in the design of these days.

Let the Nations Be Glad

Missions Week

Psalm 67

by John Piper

God blesses us so that the nations will be blessed.

Everlasting Truth for the Joy of All Peoples

Missions Week

Psalm 117

by John Piper

Jesus Christ is building his church around the world with missionaries.

Tell How Much the Lord Has Done for You!

Mark 5:19

by John Piper

Strategies and actions to seek and save the lost must have high priority in the life of our church.

God: Refuge for His People, Exalted Among the Nations

Meditations on Signifiance and Success

Psalm 46

by John Piper

One of the reasons we invest our lives in some insignificant ways is that we never become still enough to let the great realities hit us.

Let All the Peoples Praise Thee

Missions Week

by John Piper

God's purpose is to be known and praised and enjoyed and feared among all the nations of the earth.

The Spirit Wants the World for Christ

Acts 1:4-8

by John Piper

The Spirit wants the world for Christ, but the goal is not yet reached.