Episode 400

Is Oral Sex Okay?

Topic: Marriage
In episode 400, Pastor John answers the often-asked question “Is oral sex okay?”
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Special Episode

John Piper’s Funeral Prayer for a Family of Five

Topic: Death & Dying, World Missions
What John Piper prayed at the funeral of Jamison and Kathryne Pals, 29, and their three children, 3-year-old Ezra, 23-month-old Violet, and 2-month-old Calvin.
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Episode 919

Should Children Sit Through “Big Church”?

Topic: Children
The greatest stumbling block for children in worship is parents who don’t cherish their own worship. We can’t impart what we don’t possess.
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Episode 102

Can a Born-Again Christian Lose Salvation?

Topic: Perseverance of the Saints
A born-again person cannot be unborn again. If God has called you by name, he is faithful to keep you until the end.
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Episode 1077

When Worship Lyrics Miss the Mark

Topic: Corporate Worship
Members of our churches learn truth not only from the sermons they hear, but also from the songs they sing. Lyrics on Sunday morning matter.
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Episode 1170

God’s Sovereign Plans Behind Your Most Unproductive Days

Topic: Work & Vocation, Sanctification & Growth
God’s priorities for efficiency in this life are not ours. His aim is not to provide the most direct route, but to sanctify the traveler.
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Episode 804

Has My Sexual Sin Made Me Unsavable?

Topic: Pornography, Killing Sin
If you struggle with sexual sin and worry that you may be beyond repentance, here are some helpful thoughts from Pastor John.
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Episode 886

Bikinis and Modesty

Topic: Killing Sin
Until we supremely value Christ, our attitude toward clothing will be controlled by forces that don’t honor God.
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Episode 827

I Slept with My Girlfriend — Now What?

Topic: Dating & Singleness
Pastor John counsels a dating couple who failed sexually. Can they become pure again and healed from their sin?
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Episode 648

Is Yoga Sinful?

Topic: The Christian Life
When it comes to yoga or anything else, don’t simply ask, “What’s wrong with this?” Ask the much fuller question: “Will this make me more Christlike?”
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