We Are Not Our Own
On God, Brittany Maynard, and Physician-Assisted Suicide
Oct 31, 2014
No matter what they’ve told Brittany Maynard, we are not our own. These lives are not ours to take.
My Tribute to R.C. Sproul (1939–2017)
Dec 14, 2017
R.C. Sproul (1939–2017) spent his ministry in the service of the holiness of God and the humility of man.
Planned Parenthood: Invitation, Explanation, Indignation
Aug 21, 2015
Join us this Saturday morning, August 22, 9:00–11:00 AM, at one of the three hundred protest gatherings at Planned Parenthood sites across the nation. Find the one nearest you, and stand with us to say, “Killing unborn human beings is not an acceptable answer to crisis pregnancies.”
Fifty Years After ‘Loving v. Virginia’
Celebrating the Beauty of Interracial Marriage
Jun 12, 2017
Christians of every race should search our hearts, and search the Scriptures, and bring our hearts into line with God’s word.
Bikinis and Modesty
Jun 22, 2016
Until we supremely value Christ, our attitude toward clothing will be controlled by forces that don’t honor God.
Santa Claus: Harmless Fun or Tragic Distraction?
Dec 19, 2016
If being Jesus-focused is a killjoy for your Christmas, you don’t know him well.
I’ve Already Wasted My Life — Now What?
Apr 28, 2016
What we’ve done isn’t the measure of what God can do through us in the future. Pastor John offers five ways forward for those who feel stuck.
Sin Will Never Make You Happy
Nov 26, 2016
The power of all temptation is the prospect that it will make us happier. But God’s word exposes Satan’s lies and shows us where to find true happiness.
Don’t Waste Your Mornings
Jul 10, 2015
Checking our phones first thing in the morning won’t prepare us for the day ahead. Our routine should set our eyes on, and strengthen us in, God alone.
When Do Christians Resist a Government That Kills Its Citizens?
Dec 1, 2017
By default, Christians should submit to public officials. But how should Christians respond to rampant injustice in government?
God’s Sovereign Plans Behind Your Most Unproductive Days
Mar 12, 2018
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.
Here We Stand
A 31-Day Journey with Heroes of the Reformation
Sep 25, 2017
Martin Luther didn’t stand alone 500 years ago. Nor does he stand alone today. To mark the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, we invite you to join us on a 31-day journey, just 5–7 minutes each day, to meet the many heroes of the Reformation.
John Piper’s Prayer in the Path of Hurricanes
Sep 9, 2017
God doesn’t mean for us to forget him or minimize him when hurricanes devastate human life. Pastor Piper turns Godward and prays in the path of hurricanes.
John Piper’s Prayer for President Trump
Jan 20, 2017
Listen to John Piper’s heart and Godward hopes for the 45th presidency of the United States.
God Is Always Doing 10,000 Things in Your Life
Jan 1, 2013
In his love, sovereignty, and wisdom, God always brings about the greatest good from the most painful and complex situations.
God’s Call to Leave This American Mess
Oct 31, 2016
If America gave 100,000 twentysomethings (and seventy-somethings) to the unreached peoples, God might rise up and clean this house.
Don’t Waste Your Cancer
Feb 15, 2006
Many people waste their cancer. But in Christ there is hope. Here are ten encouragements to help you not waste your cancer.
Don’t Waste Your Weaknesses
Jan 1, 2014
Let us say again with Paul this year, “I boast all the more gladly in this weakness, so that the power of Christ may rest upon me.”
Seven Tips for College Students
Sep 22, 2015
Do what you have to do to be radically devoted to Jesus and his holiness.
Satan’s Ten Strategies Against You
Oct 4, 2016
Do not be outwitted by Satan. God sees behind enemy lines and tells us all we need to know to not be ignorant of Satan’s designs.
‘God Did the Work, Period’
My Tribute to Billy Graham (1918–2018)
Feb 21, 2018
His greatest impact is the eternal difference he made in leading countless persons, from all over the world, out of destruction into everlasting joy.
10 Resolutions for Mental Health
Dec 31, 2007
On October 22, 1976, Clyde Kilby, who is now with Christ in heaven, gave an unforgettable lecture. Here were his ten points for greater mental health.
You Are Not Enslaved to Your Past
Oct 12, 2015
Resist fatalism with all your might. No, with all God’s might. Change is possible. Pursue it until you are perfected at the coming of Christ.
Will I Be Single for the Rest of My Life?
Jan 2, 2017
God promises to give his single children an everlasting monument and name better than sons and daughters.