What's the Story Behind Your Poem, "The Innkeeper"?
Dec 19, 2006
John Piper talks about what motivated him to write "The Innkeeper."
Exciting Days Ahead for Desiring God
Dec 26, 2013
In episode 244, Pastor John gives an update about Desiring God.
Explain Your Title ‘Pastor Emeritus’
Sep 11, 2014
In episode 427, Pastor John discusses his new title and role at Bethlehem Baptist Church.
Word of God in Geneva and Bethlehem
Jun 1, 1982
A healthy church will be hungry for sound teaching. And a healthy church will feed that hunger.
Past and Future at the Bethlehem Conference Reunion
Jul 5, 1983
A brief report of the good things going on at BBC after 3 years as pastor.
Jesus’s Sheep Hear His Voice — What’s That Mean?
Sep 25, 2013
In Episode 180, Pastor John explains what it means that Jesus’s sheep hear his voice.
King David's Thoughts on Giving to Build the House of the Lord
Mar 4, 1991
"Who then today will offer willingly, consecrating himself today to the Lord?" "The heads of fathers’ houses made their freewill offerings, as did also the leaders of the tribes." "And whoever had precious stones gave them to the treasury of…
This Week’s Conference on C.S. Lewis
Sep 24, 2013
In Episode 174, Pastor John talks about the upcoming National Conference on C.S. Lewis.
Bible Translation as Battleground
Problems in Gender Changes from the NIV to the NIVI
Jun 15, 1997
Translating the Bible is no simple task, but we should follow certain parameters when translating into modern language — especially on matters of gender.
Should Suffering Lead to Self-Examination?
Aug 4, 2008
John Piper says that pain is sometimes God's way of calling attention to an area of sin in our lives.
How to Teach 1 Peter
Jun 17, 2016
Teaching God’s word is enriching to the soul of both the teacher and those who are taught. So the question stands: How do we teach the Bible?
Three Important Things for Members
Sep 3, 1985
The life of a growing church calls for prayer, planning, and praise.
Christmas, Truth, Christ and the Mile-Long Buffet of Worldviews
Dec 13, 2006
We know no truth aright if we do not know and love Christ himself as the ground and the goal of it.
Dec 10, 2006
The night was never peaceful for The king of Babylon. Before The blood-red harvest moon each year, Before that night, he felt more fear Than any other month. That night The cult of Raku swore to smite A human sacrifice…
A Christian Hedonist Looks at “Love Within Limits”
Aug 1, 1979
John Piper offers his critique of Lewis Smedes' book Love Within Limits.
Should Missions Be Secondary In the Life of a Local Church?
Jun 23, 2008
John Piper says missions is too intertwined with God's glory to be peripheral.
How Do You Talk About Jesus Without Sounding Argumentative?
Jan 7, 2008
John Piper talks about the value of showing our concern for others when sharing the gospel.
Dec 14, 1997
The locks were checked, the bread was slid Beneath the doors, the keys were hid Where only Joseph and the head Of Pharaoh's prison knew. The red And golden rays of dusk, that he Had come to love, shone silently…
The Search for Joy and the Supremacy of God in the Gospel
The Gospel Coalition 2012 National Women’s Conference
Jun 22, 2012
Worldwide Reasons for Hope in the Triumph of the Gospel
Jun 19, 1989
Eight evidences that God is mightily at work in the world to accomplish his redeeming purposes.
This Politician Was Passionate for Precious Doctrine
Mar 3, 2010
William Wilberforce was driven in his political, emancipation efforts by a clear doctrinal understanding of what Christianity was. Pray that those today who care deeply about social justice will be as vigilant to righteous action in right thinking. He was…
Join Me in Saying Thanks to God for David and Sally Michael
Aug 16, 2006
Junctures like this don’t happen very often. Thirty years of marriage, twenty years of ministry at Bethlehem for David, ten years of ministry at Bethlehem for Sally. This article is an advance overflow of my heart David is presently the…
How Did Lewis Prepare You for Edwards?
May 8, 2013
C.S. Lewis build conceptual categories for John Piper. Jonathan Edwards set the content on fire with Bible.