Q&A with John Piper in Houston

Champion Forest Baptist Church | Houston

00:31 — You dedicated one of your books to William Solomon Hottle Piper. Tell us about your dad.

04:03 — Do you have any siblings?

04:45 — Are you able to say there was a point in time when you became serious about your faith? Or have you always been serious about your faith?

12:03 — How do you spend time growing in God? What do you do for devotional time that draws you deeper into your relationship with the Holy One?

18:16 — Would you share with us your cereal recipe?

20:41 — Do you like changing things up, or are you a more routine person?

24:29 — Can you tell us about the name of Yahweh that you talked about last night?

27:48 — You have said that your definition of evil comes from Jeremiah 2:12–13. What do you think about Exodus 20:7 and taking the name of Yahweh in vain as the epitome of evil?

31:43 — Why did you choose the phrase Christian Hedonism?

34:35 — How does Christian Hedonism make sense of Ephesians 5:25, “Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her”?

36:04 — What does Christian Hedonism say about Matthew 5:4, “Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted”?

39:15 — What does Christian Hedonism say about 1 John 4:19, “We love because he first loved us”?

42:03 — What can we do this very day to draw closer to God?