What Is Hope?
Apr 6, 1986
Biblical hope not only desires something good for the future; it expects it to happen.
Ruth: the Best Is Yet to Come
Jul 22, 1984
The life of the godly is not a straight line to glory, but they do get there. No matter where you are, if you love God, the best is yet to come.
The Power of Hope
Apr 19, 1981
If we are going to love like Jesus loved, even in times of great stress and worry, then we must be filled with living hope.
Think Hard for the Sake of Your Heart
1 Peter 1:13–16, Part 1
Oct 8, 2015
Hope is a human emotion, and the Bible commands us to have it. So how do we pursue it if we do not feel it? In this lab, John Piper explains how God has wired the relationship between the mind and the heart. Scripture tells us that biblical thinking serves passionate hoping.
God’s Power Will Guard You
1 Peter 1:3–5, Part 2
Sep 17, 2015
God is guarding an infinitely valuable inheritance for you in heaven, and guarding you through faith to make sure you receive it. In this lab, John Piper pulls parts several implications from the new birth, explaining the new hope we have, and the sovereign hands that hold us.