Sermons on The Gospel

The Highest Good of the Gospel

Founders Baptist Church

(Houston, Texas)

2 Corinthians 3:17 - 4:7

by John Piper

In Sync with the Gospel

Galatians 2:11-14

by John Piper

When you finally hear and believe the drumbeat of the gospel, the rhythm of your step changes. There is a life in step with the gospel, and there is a life out of step with the gospel.

God Strengthens Us by the Gospel

Romans 16:25-27

by John Piper

God uses his gospel to strengthen believers so that they will persevere in faith and draw all attention to his glory.

The Mighty and Merciful Message of Romans 1-8

Romans 1:1 - 8:39

by John Piper

Spoken, Confirmed, Witnessed: a Great Salvation

Hebrews 2:1-4

by John Piper

The message of our great salvation has been confirmed by a cluster of reliable witnesses.

Joy Recovered

Acts 3:19 and Acts 16:31

by John Piper

How do you become a Christian? How does the ransom Jesus paid become a ransom for me?

Joy Purchased

Romans 5:6-8

by John Piper

The death of Jesus Christ is the only way that any of us can escape the righteous wrath of God and find peace with God.

The Joyful Duty of Man

1 Corinthians 10:31

by John Piper

In sharing the truth of Christianity, Truth #1 is that God created us for HIS glory. Truth #2 is that this is, therefore, the duty of every man and woman and child—to live for the glory of God. And the wonderful thing is that this duty is not a burden. It is freedom and joy.

The Joyful Purpose of God

Isaiah 43:1-7

by John Piper

No matter what part of your Christian commitment you focus on, the Bible leads you from that focus to the urgency of evangelism.

The Beatitudes and the Gospel of the Kingdom

Matthew 5:1-12

by John Piper

The powerful mercy of the kingdom has already come in Jesus Christ and in the power of the Holy Spirit.

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.

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.