What Is Christian Unity?
Jun 2, 2015
Christians can unite for good or bad. Here are four marks of good Christian unity.
Do I Have to Confess My Sin to Another Person in Order to Be Forgiven?
May 29, 2009
John Piper says that it is wise to confess our sins to one another, even when it's not absolutely necessary.
15 Prayers for God’s Power
Mar 11, 2014
The greatest power in the world among humans is the power not to sin. Here are fifteen prayers for that kind of strength.
A Call to Teenagers to Be Free
Jul 28, 2015
John Piper writes for the liberation of teenagers. Be wise and strong and free from the slavery of culture-conformity.
Be Devoted to Prayer
Dec 29, 2002
The Christian life is one of prayer. Without it, we’ll wither away, but with it, we’ll flourish like a tree beside water.
Perfect Love Casts Out Fear
May 26, 1985
A life poured out in love for others on the basis of joyful confidence before God yields peace of mind and the hope of a glorious destiny.
Meditate on the Word of the Lord Day and Night
Jan 3, 1999
Meditation on the Word is not only vital for the Christian life but for prayer as well. So what exactly is meditation?
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.
Did Christ Die for Us or for God?
Jan 1, 1995
The root reason for why the cross is folly to the world is that it means the end of human self-exaltation.
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.
When Is Saving Repentance Impossible?
Oct 13, 1996
It’s possible that we who think we’re chosen might slide into a hardening and fall away from Christ. But it isn’t for those justified in Christ.
May 24, 1981
What is wisdom? And what are some biblical instructions for how I can get it?
The Sovereignty of God
‘I Will Accomplish All My Purpose’
Nov 3, 2012
From galaxies to molecules, God rules over all. His power encompasses everything.
Reading the Bible Supernaturally
Seeing and Savoring the Glory of God in Scripture
Apr 30, 2017
In this book, John Piper helps us read the Bible for ourselves so that we might take part in God’s glorious purpose — to see and enjoy his glory.
How to Find Strength in the Strength of God
Sep 2, 2014
How do you exert your will to do something in such a way that you are relying on the will of another to make it happen?
Spiritual Depression in the Psalms
Jun 1, 2008
When we think and feel with the Psalms, we learn how to fight for hope in the most difficult times.
Letter to an Incomplete, Insecure Teenager
Jul 16, 2011
A teen wrote to John Piper for advice about life in general, and identity in particular. Here is his response, including memories from his teenage years.
Open My Eyes That I May See
Jan 4, 1998
Prayer opens our eyes to behold wonders in God’s word, and to be changed by an extraordinary sight of his glory.
Let Us Walk in the Light of God
Feb 3, 1985
If we are not walking in the light, we have no warrant for believing that our sins are covered.
Fear Not, I Am with You, I Am Your God
Jun 20, 1993
God is over you, by you, inside you, around you, underneath you. Trust him and do not fear.
God Created Us for His Glory
Jul 27, 1980
God’s glory and our happiness are never at odds. His pursuit of his own fame is a full commitment to our deepest joy.
Husband, Lift Up Your Eyes
Letter to a Would-Be Adulterer
Jul 10, 2017
Too many men pray for God to simply keep them from giving in to temptation, when he is able to take away even the illicit desire.
The Fall of Satan and the Victory of Christ
Aug 19, 2007
Satan and all his works are evil. But Jesus crushes Satan’s head and disarms him of his deathly power.
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.
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…