What Are the Riches of the Glory of God?
Ephesians 3:14–19, Part 4
Jun 29, 2021
How do you determine what a phrase like “the riches of his glory” might mean? Join John Piper as he walks through how he draws truth and reality out of Scripture.
Should We Watch for Signs from God?
Jun 28, 2021
Some Christians seem to be always on the lookout for signs from God in creation or circumstances. Does the Bible encourage us in that search?
How Can We Experience the Fullness of God?
Ephesians 3:14–19, Part 3
Jun 26, 2021
O God, give us strength to comprehend the fullness of your love, that we might be filled with your fullness.
Should Christians Visit Cemeteries?
Jun 25, 2021
Should Christians make a habit of visiting loved ones’ graves? And if we do visit, how can we honor Christ in the cemetery?
One Surprising Reason for Pain
Jun 23, 2021
Many wonder how a good God could govern a world filled with pain. But sometimes, pain becomes the very means God uses to awaken us to his goodness.
The Family of God in Heaven and on Earth
Ephesians 3:14–19, Part 2
Jun 22, 2021
Believers everywhere and throughout time are a new family called by a new name: children of God.
A Peculiar Disapproval of Gay Pride
Jun 22, 2021
Biblically faithful Christians do not disapprove of Gay Pride the way non-Christians do. Christian disapproval is peculiar.
Who Is the Disciple Jesus Loved?
Jun 21, 2021
The Gospel of John speaks of a “disciple whom Jesus loved” five times. Who was this beloved disciple, and why does he single himself out like this?
The Supremacy of God in Preaching
Jun 21, 2021
This book is a passionate plea to preachers who want to touch the hidden cry of their hearers’ souls: “Show me your glory!”
Why Does Paul Pray After Teaching?
Ephesians 3:14–19, Part 1
Jun 19, 2021
Prayer comes before and after teaching because God must reveal the truth to us for doctrine to have any lasting effect on us.
Plans for 2021 and Beyond
Jun 18, 2021
After a year unlike any other, Pastor John looks ahead to new books and renewed ambitions to spread Christian Hedonism farther across the globe.
How Not to Correct a Fellow Christian
Jun 16, 2021
How can Christians challenge and correct one another in a way that honors Christ and acknowledges our common neediness before him?
How Does Affliction Become a Glory?
Ephesians 3:7–13, Part 9
Jun 15, 2021
When a man of God goes to be with the Lord, he is not to be pitied. We can rejoice for him as a man who made it home.
The Disabled Wife and the Proverbs 31 Woman
Jun 14, 2021
God expects faithfulness of all his people. But faithfulness for one Christian may look far different than faithfulness for another Christian.
Confident Access to God in Christ
Ephesians 3:7–13, Part 8
Jun 12, 2021
How do we increase our joy in the access we have to our holy God? Through increasing our faith in the crucified Christ.
Are Our Enemies Spiritual, Human, or Both?
Jun 11, 2021
Paul tells us that we do not wrestle against flesh and blood. But Paul himself had many human enemies. So, are our enemies spiritual, human, or both?
To Be Loved Infinitely
Jun 9, 2021
The essence of God’s love is not that he makes much of us, but that he frees us, at great cost to himself, to enjoy making much of him forever.
Even Demons Are Part of God’s Plan
Ephesians 3:7–13, Part 7
Jun 8, 2021
Nothing that transpired in history as part of God’s saving plan was decided within history. Whatever happens now was planned long ago.
How Do I Serve Dying Unbelievers?
Jun 7, 2021
Many medical professionals regularly find themselves around people only hours or minutes from hell. How would love call us to act in those moments?
The Church Puts Demons to Shame
Ephesians 3:7–13, Part 6
Jun 5, 2021
As the church preaches the gospel, demons are forced to watch and relive the glory of God’s triumph over evil.
Should Christian Jurors Show Mercy to the Guilty?
Jun 4, 2021
Christians display the character of God through both mercy and justice. But how do we know when to show mercy and when to give justice?
Why Do You Want to Be Loved by God?
Jun 2, 2021
Almost everyone wants to be loved by God. But our reasons for wanting God’s love may reveal whether we truly know him or not.
What Does the Word ‘Church’ Mean?
Ephesians 3:7–13, Part 5
Jun 1, 2021
We use the word “church” over and over in the Christian life, but what exactly does the word really mean?
Is It Sinful to Pray for a Larger Income?
May 31, 2021
When God restored Job’s fortunes, he also doubled his wealth. Should Christians pray for God to do the same for us today?
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