A Very Precious and Practical Doctrine
Sep 29, 1981
God’s mercy and sovereignty are the twin pillars of the Christian life.
To See You Fills Me With Joy
Sep 27, 1981
When you value someone because they value God, you are not denying that God is your only good; you are expressing it.
A Call to Small Togetherness
Sep 22, 1981
John Piper shares nine characteristics of fruitful small groups.
Alone in a Big Church
A Call to Small Togetherness
Sep 20, 1981
God designs human support to sustain his children's faith and to lighten the burdens they bear in the service of love.
Sep 15, 1981
Pastors should yearn for their people like Isaiah yearned for Israel.
Worship Is an End in Itself
Sep 13, 1981
Only worship is an end in itself. Only worship should not be done as a means to achieving something other than itself.
A Call to Fast for Humility and Power
Sep 8, 1981
Fasting fosters humility, and humility positions us for the Father’s blessing.
Do Not Labor for the Food Which Perishes
Sep 6, 1981
Labor to feast on Jesus. Satisfy yourself with his beauty and his hope-filled fellowship.
He Will Fight Your Battles
Sep 1, 1981
Memorize Hezekiah’s words to Jerusalem under siege, and you’ll know God’s power in a new way.
You Almost Can’t Teach an Old Dog New Tricks
Aug 4, 1981
Human hearts are hard to change, but don’t forget the Holy Spirit.
Saturday Night at the Manse
Jul 28, 1981
All rich and meaningful experiences — including corporate worship — require preparation and expectancy.
Jesus Vs. the Occult
Jul 26, 1981
Jesus is God's fullest revelation and the source of all the knowledge and power that is good for us to have.
Rivers From the Heart
Jul 19, 1981
We are afflicted and blessed with a chronic restlessness, an insatiable soul-thirst, for this reason: that we might keep looking until we find Christ.
Planning Life into Our Vacation
Jul 14, 1981
John Piper outlines eight goals he once set to make his vacation significant and fulfilling.
Quantitative Hopelessness and the Immeasurable Moment
For the Encouragement of Sunday School Teachers
Jul 13, 1981
Never underestimate the power of truth spoken in a single sentence.
Even the Hairs of My Head Are All Numbered
Reflections on My First Year in the Pastorate
Jul 12, 1981
Do not fear the work God calls you to. He loves you deeply, knows you fully, and will turn all for your good.
Sunday School as Liberation
Jul 7, 1981
Freedom is not doing what you please, but knowing the truth, loving the good, and never fearing the future.
The Limits of Submission to Man
Jul 5, 1981
We must honor God above the state. But if the state does not require us to disobey Jesus then we should be subject for the Lord's sake.
Satan’s Bible Knowledge
Jun 30, 1981
Satan loves to quote Scripture in order to destroy faith.
Your Job as Ministry
Jun 14, 1981
How you do your job is an essential part of Christian discipleship.
Heaven-Bent: A Prayer for Evangelism at the House of Bread
Jun 9, 1981
Hindrances to forthright witnessing rise mainly from taking our eyes off God.
This Is What Was Spoken by the Prophet Joel
Jun 7, 1981
When God almighty pours himself into an individual, the inner life is changed; it is filled with God.
A Word on Bruce Leafblad
Jun 2, 1981
John Piper outlines the responsibilities of a worship minister candidate.