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.
Update: Project ’84
May 26, 1981
John Piper updates, honors, and urges his church in their financial campaign.
May 24, 1981
What is wisdom? And what are some biblical instructions for how I can get it?
The Pride of Being Afraid
May 19, 1981
Every time we let fear hinder us, we are proudly trusting our emotions more than the promises of God. Fear of man is a mark of pride.
Project ’84 and the Fear of the Lord
May 12, 1981
God is a joy and a refuge to those who cling to his neck, but he is a terror to those who flee.
A Woman Who Fears the Lord Is to Be Praised
May 10, 1981
A woman who fears the Lord will not run away from God to satisfy her longings and relieve her anxieties. She will stay close to the heart of God and trust in his promises.
On Laboring in Vain
May 5, 1981
The Lord measures the faithfulness of our labor, not our success.
The Education of a Prophet: Jonah
May 3, 1981
You can't bless somebody if you desire their harm. If you are a follower of Jesus, you must desire the good of everyone, no matter what their race or nationality.
Bethlehem: House of Bread
Apr 28, 1981
Embrace with gratitude both the scholarly enterprise and the simple joy of breaking bread together.
The Sifting of Simon Peter
Apr 26, 1981
Satan wants is to sift out our faith. If he can do it by suffering, he will try that. If he can do it by wealth, he will try that.