The Romantic Rationalist
God, Life, and Imagination in the Work of C. S. Lewis
Sep 30, 2014
Lewis saw beauty and wonder everywhere. And his writing sings with these realities, resounding with passion that always points to God.
The Dawning of Indestructible Joy
Daily Readings for Advent
Aug 31, 2014
Christmas is one of the busiest times. But it’s also a season of reflection and preparation for that special day when we mark Immanuel’s coming.
Seeing Beauty and Saying Beautifully
The Power of Poetic Effort in the Work of George Herbert, George Whitefield, and C. S. Lewis
May 31, 2014
John Piper celebrates the importance of crafted language through the lives of three wordsmiths: George Herbert, George Whitefield, and C.S. Lewis.
The Marks of a Spiritual Leader
Feb 14, 2014
What is a spiritual leader? What is the goal of such leadership? In this short book, John Piper explains the true marks of a spiritual leader.
A Godward Heart
Treasuring the God Who Loves You
Jan 14, 2014
John Piper invites you to experience deeper intimacy with God through these thought-provoking and soul-enriching meditations.
An All-Consuming Passion for Jesus
Appeals to the Rising Generation
Jan 3, 2014
In four sermons, John Piper makes a passionate appeal for the next generation to give their lives for the cause of Christ.
Still Not Professionals
Ten Pleas for Today’s Pastors
Dec 27, 2013
In this collection of writings, nine veteran pastors challenge and encourage the next generation of church leaders.
Captive to Glory
Celebrating the Vision and Influence of Jonathan Edwards
Dec 18, 2013
In this collection of writings, John Piper celebrates the legacy of Jonathan Edwards and his God-entranced vision of the world.
Towards a Deeper Experience of God’s Grace
Nov 20, 2013
John Piper dives into the five points of Calvinism to show how Christians come into being, and how they are kept forever.
Good News of Great Joy
Daily Readings for Advent
Nov 15, 2013
This book of Advent meditations aims to put Jesus at the center of your holiday season. Enjoy these 25 devotions December 1 through Christmas day.
When I Don’t Desire God
How to Fight for Joy
Oct 31, 2013
What should we do when we’re not most satisfied in God? John Piper offers strategies on how to fight for joy when our hearts have grown cold.
Does God Desire All to Be Saved?
Sep 30, 2013
In this short essay, John Piper builds a scriptural case that God’s unconditional election is compatible with his genuine desire for all to be saved.
Acting the Miracle
God’s Work and Ours in the Mystery of Sanctification
Sep 30, 2013
In this little book, John Piper, David Mathis, and other theologians set out to help us see and savor God’s holiness that we might strive to be holy.
And Their Global Purpose in the Glory of Christ
Aug 31, 2013
This book aims to strengthen your faith in God’s goodness and wisdom, not just in calamity, but in the very sins that are woven into the calamity.
Alive to Wonder
Celebrating the Influence of C.S. Lewis
Aug 7, 2013
In this collection of writings, John Piper celebrates the legacy of C.S. Lewis and his wide-eyed wonder.
A Tribute to My Father
With Other Writings
May 1, 2013
“My father was the happiest man I ever knew. One of the reasons for this was his singing faith. To feel the significance of this, you need to understand that he was a fundamentalist. That’s not a bad word in…
A Hunger for God
Desiring God Through Fasting and Prayer
Apr 30, 2013
If we don’t feel desires for God, it’s not because we’ve drunk deeply and are satisfied. It’s because we’ve nibbled so long at the table of the world.
Love to the Uttermost
Devotional Readings for Holy Week
Mar 15, 2013
Love to the Uttermost: Devotional Readings for Holy Week begins on Palm Sunday, ends on Easter Sunday, and aims to focus our attention on Jesus as he displays his love to the uttermost (John 13:1). These meditations on the self-giving…
Brothers, We Are Not Professionals
A Plea to Pastors for Radical Ministry
Feb 1, 2013
John Piper pleads with fellow pastors to abandon the secularization of the ministry and pursue the prophetic call of Scripture.
Risk Is Right
Better to Lose Your Life Than to Waste It
Jan 31, 2013
A choice lies before you: Either waste your life or live with risk. Either sit on the sidelines or get in the game. After all, life was no cakewalk for Jesus, and he didn’t promise it would be any easier…
Exposing the Dark Work of Abortion
Three Sermons from John Piper
Jan 22, 2013
We are children of the light. Abortion is a work of darkness. The apostle Paul said, “Take no part in the unfruitful works of darkness, but instead expose them” (Ephesians 5:11). God is calling passive, inactive Christians today to engage…
Disability and the Sovereign Goodness of God
Resources from John Piper
Nov 1, 2012
Disabilities break into life in various forms: as the product of genetic misalignments in the womb, as the result of tragic and regrettable accidents, as the byproducts of infectious disease, and from the degenerative effects of old age. They affect…
Lessons from His Life and Labor
Oct 31, 2012
Martin Luther died in the early morning hours of February 18, 1546. His final words echo the seminal discoveries he made, and fought for: We are beggars. This is true. Beggars, indeed — because God demands a righteousness we cannot…
Sep 30, 2012
Having proven himself as a poet, John Piper has written another masterpiece, retelling the story of Esther. This two-part poem begins with Mordecai talking with his teenage cousin Hadassah (Esther), whom he is raising. He explains how her grandfather had…