Desiring God with John Piper


You Will Never See Death!

God directed you to this sermon, I believe, so that you would know, first, that you don’t have to die, and, second, so that you would […]

A Tender Word for Pharisees

Jesus shows God’s love for Pharisees in his parable of the prodigal son. The older son typifies the arrogance and ungrateful attitude of the religious leaders […]

The Pride of Babel and the Praise of Christ

The spectacular sin of those who built the Tower of Babel was used by God in spite of the pride of the wicked people. Where do […]

Probability, Prejudice and Christ

What is the difference between necessary judgments of probability and sinful prejudice? How did Jesus respond in these situations? In a reflective look of Martin Luther […]

Jesus Came to Earth to Destroy the Works of the Devil

Twice the Apostle John tells us that Christmas happened: the Son of God became a human being to take away sin, or to destroy the works […]

Covenant Love: Secrets to Staying Married

Staying married is not about staying in love. It is about keeping covenant. “Till death do us part,” or, “As long as we both shall live” […]

Finishing Well: Can You Retire From Serving God?

Getting old to the glory of God means resolutely resisting the typical American dream of retirement. It means being so satisfied with all that God promises […]

Boiling for Jesus

We cannot afford to be lukewarm Christians. Paul teaches in Romans 12:11 that serving the Lord means 1) seeing the Lord as worth more than what […]

I Have Seen the Lord: How Different Generations Come to Faith

In the last generation, the rise of existentialism says that there are fixed, closed natural laws, that make the world understandable and scientifically manageable, and these […]