The Path to Full and Lasting Pleasure
Aug 11, 2015
Psalm 16 gives us some of the clearest, most powerful words about our greatest happiness.
Open Bibles, Burning Hearts
A Response to Andy Stanley
Oct 25, 2016
Andy Stanley’s view might rescue a doubting believer, but also establish a view of the Bible which undermines the faith of the next five generations.
The Image of God
An Approach from Biblical and Systematic Theology
Mar 1, 1971
Systematic theology is not biblical theology; but if it would be Christian, it necessarily must rest upon biblical theology. Therefore, this paper, aiming primarily to determine a Christian belief, will have the following structure: First, I will examine the Old…
Pornography: The New Narcotic
Oct 9, 2013
The 40+ million porn users in the United States do not know what pornography is doing to them, nor that God really is capable of setting them free.
50 Crucial Questions About Manhood and Womanhood
An Overview of Central Concerns About Manhood and Womanhood
Jun 30, 2016
In this booklet of fifty questions and answers, John Piper and Wayne Grudem explain and defend biblical complementarianism.
How Do I Take My Thoughts Captive?
Mar 3, 2015
Our thoughts are stubborn. But God has given us the Holy Spirit to destroy our false thoughts and replace them with truth.
Remember the Sabbath Day to Keep It Holy
Oct 6, 1985
Humbly accept the fact that your true advancement in life depends far more on God's labor than yours.
Why Was Jesus Baptized?
Jan 15, 2016
Jesus clearly stated that he needed John to baptize him. But why would Jesus need to go through the waters of baptism if he had not sinned?
The Plundering of Your Property and the Power of Hope
Passion City Church
Jan 18, 2015
We can joyfully accept hardship in this life because our true home is in heaven. Our best life is yet to come.
How Jesus Helped His Disciples Increase Their Faith
Aug 21, 2001
Faith does not come from getting our act together. It comes from recognizing God’s freedom to bless us, even while we’re still a mess.
God's Covenant with David
Dec 18, 1983
When God makes a covenant he reveals his own job description and signs it.
Fifty Reasons Why Jesus Came to Die
Jan 27, 2006
John Piper has gathered fifty reasons from the New Testament to answer this question: What did God achieve for sinners in sending his Son to die?
Mar 28, 1983
Our English word "hosanna" comes from a Greek word "hosanna" which comes from a Hebrew phrase hoshiya na.
I Am the Light of the World
Mar 12, 2011
There is no light besides Jesus. It’s Jesus or darkness. It’s life or death. Choose this day whom you shall serve.
How to Kill Sin
Feb 3, 2002
Our fight against sin does not earn our way to God, but it evidences that we belong to God’s army.
If My Words Abide in You
Jan 4, 2009
When you let Jesus’s words abide in you, they will grow into a bountiful harvest for God’s glory and your good.
The Fierce Fruit of Self-Control
May 15, 2001
The kind of self-control that glorifies God does not simply say no. It says no by faith in the superior power and pleasure of Christ.
God Created Man Male and Female
What Does It Mean to Be Complementarian?
Nov 24, 2012
God has designed men for Christlike servant-leadership, and God has designed women to honor and affirm her husband’s leadership.
25 Christian Books I Love to Recommend
Nov 26, 2018
If you don’t know what to read next (or what to get for others), here’s a list of 25 great books John Piper recommends for every Christian.
What Is the Kingdom of God?
Sep 8, 2017
Jesus focused a lot on the kingdom of God. But what is the kingdom? And why does the rest of the New Testament hardly mention the theme?
The Covenant of Abraham
Oct 18, 1981
God's 4,000 year old relation to Abraham is of immense importance for your life as a believer today.
Weddings: Don’t Break the Bank
Jun 7, 2016
Plan weddings at one fourth of the cost and one fourth of the stress — and double the focus on the glory of Christ.
Ten Reasons to Revel in Being Chosen
Oct 27, 2015
For the writers of the New Testament, few things were more breathtaking than the humbling, hope-giving fact that they were chosen.
World Vision: Adultery No, Homosexual Practice Yes
Mar 25, 2014
World Vision made a tragic decision — which they later reversed — that would allow employees to engage in sexual activity with someone of the same sex, if they were married. Ultimately, they reversed their decision, but the lessons remain valuable for ministries moving forward.