Sermons on Pride & Humility

Join Me in Soul-Satisfaction in God

(Village Church, Maple Plain, Minnesota)

by John Piper

God is most satisfied in us when we are most satisfied in him. A fresh angle for the Christian Hedonist from Psalm 131.

For His Sake and for Your Joy, Go Low

John 13:1-20

by John Piper

Blessed Are the Meek

Matthew 5:5

by John Piper

Meekness begins with God and ends with God.

Blessed Are the Poor in Spirit Who Mourn

Matthew 5:3-4

by John Piper

Blessed are those who feel keenly their helplessness and their unworthiness and their emptiness and are driven by them to the grace of God.

Are You Humble Enough to Be Care-Free?

1 Peter 5:5-7

by John Piper

Humility is what we need if we hope to find rest in the promises of God.

Battling the Unbelief of a Haughty Spirit

1 Corinthians 4:7

by John Piper

The battle against pride is the battle against unbelief. The fight for humility is the fight of faith.

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?

Greatness, Humility, Servanthood

Mark 10:32-45

by John Piper

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.”

The Pride of Babel and the Praise of Christ

Genesis 11:1-9

by John Piper

God planned the sin at the tower of Babel for the praise of Jesus.

Let Him Who Boasts Boast in the Lord!

1 Corinthians 1:31

by John Piper

God's purpose in creating man and saving sinners is that we might boast in him.

How Much Do You Own?

1 Corinthians 3:18-23

by John Piper

For those who live to spread my praise to all nations, says the Lord, nothing shall be lacking.

When I Fall, I Will Rise!

Micah 7:7-9

by John Piper

Since we sin against God every day, we should be broken; and, since the throne of God is a throne of grace, we should be bold.