That Your Prayers May Not Be Hindered
Jan 2, 1994
Praying can help us live rightly, but living rightly can also help us pray better.
Battling the Unbelief of Anxiety
Sep 25, 1988
The most basic battle of our life is the fight to believe in the living God, and not to allow our heart to become an evil heart of unbelief.
Husbands Who Love Like Christ and the Wives Who Submit to Them
Jun 11, 1989
Marriage is a living drama of Christ and his church. When husbands lead, families flourish.
Mar 15, 1981
God gives us spiritual gifts so that we can help our brothers and sisters fight the good fight of faith.
Learning to Pray in the Spirit and the Word, Part 1
Dec 31, 2000
One essential way to keep yourself in the love of God is by praying to him through the power of the Holy Spirit.
How to Deal with the Guilt of Sexual Failure for the Glory of Christ and His Global Cause
Jan 4, 2007
Satan will certainly remind you of your sinful failures. But Christ has defeated both the devil and sin to give you a redeemed passion.
You Will Know the Truth and the Truth Will Set You Free
Apr 23, 2011
Jesus is light and life. Only he can set us free from the chains of sin and death.
Be Filled with the Spirit
Mar 8, 1981
The fundamental meaning of being filled with the Spirit is being filled with joy that comes from God and overflows in song.
My Peace I Give to You
Jun 9, 2012
When Jesus went to the cross, he not only desired our faith, joy, and peace; he also secured them.
The Absolute Sovereignty of God
What Is Romans Nine About?
Nov 3, 2002
God’s unimpeachable sovereignty grounds our salvation. He has mercy on whom he will have mercy.
God Seeks People to Worship Him in Spirit and Truth
Apr 8, 1984
God wants us to worship him in both spirit and truth. He desires our hearts and our heads.
Called According to His Purpose
Oct 13, 1985
God’s call is the only thing powerful enough to pierce our hard hearts. It is the firm foundation of Romans 8:28.
All Authority in Heaven and Earth
The Sovereignty of Jesus and His Unstoppable Mission
Oct 8, 2015
The audacity to make disciples for Jesus from followers of other lords and other religions is based on the rock solid foundation of the words — and the reality — “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me.”
How Can We Be Clothed with Power?
Oct 23, 1988
God gives special power, extraordinary power, for the extraordinary challenges of an expanding witness to Christ. How do we seek it?
George Mueller's Strategy for Showing God
Simplicity of Faith, Sacred Scripture, and Satisfaction in God
Feb 3, 2004
George Mueller was a native German (a Prussian). He was born in Kroppenstaedt on September 27, 1805 and lived almost the entire nineteenth century. He died March 10, 1898 at the age of 92. He saw the great awakening of…
To the Jew First, and Also to the Greek
Jul 5, 1998
All who believe can taste the hope of the gospel. No matter how rough your background God has grace for you in the good news of Jesus.
We Need Each Other
Christian Fellowship as a Means of Perseverance
Apr 19, 2017
Christians don’t fly solo. Our faith won’t survive unless brothers and sisters in Christ keep us accountable.
The Author of the Greatest Letter Ever Written
First in a Series of Messages on Romans
Apr 26, 1998
Romans is the most important letter ever penned. Listen to or read John Piper’s first message on Romans, the most significant series of his preaching career.
If My Words Abide in You
Jan 4, 2009
When you let Jesus’s words abide in you, they will grow into a bountiful harvest for God’s glory and your good.
How to Kill Sin
Feb 3, 2002
Our fight against sin does not earn our way to God, but it evidences that we belong to God’s army.
Loving Jesus More Than Life
Nov 23, 2015
Christianity is a deep, profound transformation of what we love. When Christ is our supreme Treasure, we belong with him.
Blessed Are Those Who Hunger and Thirst for Righteousness
Feb 16, 1986
The hunger of your life that cannot be satisfied by anything in this world is the constant beckoning of God to remember that you were made for him.
What Happens When You Die? All Appear Before the Judgment Seat of Christ
Aug 1, 1993
In the end, God will judge us all. But our pardon in the blood of Jesus is more than sufficient.
May 24, 1981
What is wisdom? And what are some biblical instructions for how I can get it?
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