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This Momentary Marriage: A parable of permanence
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This Momentary Marriage: A parable of permanence

by John Piper

Narrated by Piper, John

Reflecting on forty years of matrimony, John Piper exalts the biblical meaning of marriage over its emotion, exhorting couples to keep their covenant for all the best reasons. Even in the days when people commonly stayed married “’til death do us part,” there has never been a generation whose view of marriage was high enough, says Pastor Jo… Read more…

The Legacy of Sovereign Joy: God's Triumphant Grace in the Lives of Augustine, Luther, and Calvin

The Legacy of Sovereign Joy: God's Triumphant Grace in the Lives of Augustine, Luther, and Calvin

by John Piper

We admire these men for their greatness, but the truth is Augustine grappled with sexual passions. Martin Luther struggled to control his tongue. John Calvin fought the battle of faith with worldly weapons. Yet each man will always be remembered for the messages he declared-messages that still resound today. John Piper explores each of these men's lives,… Read more…

The Pastor as Scholar and the Scholar as Pastor: Reflections on Life and Ministry

The Pastor as Scholar and the Scholar as Pastor: Reflections on Life and Ministry

by D. A. Carson, John Piper, David Mathis and Owen Strachan

Following the 2009 Gospel Coalition conference John Piper and D. A. Carson presented two talks at Park Community Church in Chicago, IL, sponsored by the Henry Institute at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. The topic of their presentation was on the relationship of scholarship and pastoral ministry. Piper centered on the importance of scholarship and acade… Read more…

Expository Exultation: Christian Preaching as Worship

Expository Exultation: Christian Preaching as Worship

by John Piper

“God has appointed preaching in worship as one great means of accomplishing his ultimate goal in the world.” —John Piper John Piper makes a compelling claim in these pages about the purpose of preaching: it is intended not merely as an explanation of the text but also as a means of awakening worship by being worship in and of itself. Christian preachin… Read more…

Don't Waste Your Life
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Don't Waste Your Life

by John Piper

Narrated by Piper, John

Millions of people are wasting their lives pursuing dreams of happiness that don't rise above a good marriage, nice kids, a successful career, a nice car, fun vacations, nice friends, a fun retirement, a painless death, and (hopefully) no hell. John Piper calls this a tragedy in the making. He argues that we were created for joy. We were designed to have… Read more…

Here Is Our God: God's Revelation of Himself in Scripture

Here Is Our God: God's Revelation of Himself in Scripture

by Nancy Leigh DeMoss, D. A. Carson, Kathleen B. Nielson, John Piper, Timothy J. Keller, Jenny Salt, Carrie Sandom, Paige B. Brown, Timothy Keller, Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth, Kathleen Nielson and Nancy Leigh DeMoss Wolgemuth

“I saw the Lord sitting upon a throne, high and lifted up.” - Isaiah 6:1 Scripture records a number of instances in which God visibly revealed himself to his people, offering a glimpse of his stunning beauty and overwhelming glory. These awe-inspiring manifestations of God’s presence—known as “theophanies”—give us wonderful insights into his ch… Read more…

Love Your Enemies (A History of the Tradition and Interpretation of Its Uses): Jesus' Love Command in the Synoptic Gospels and the Early Christian Paraenesis

Love Your Enemies (A History of the Tradition and Interpretation of Its Uses): Jesus' Love Command in the Synoptic Gospels and the Early Christian Paraenesis

by John Piper

“Love Your Enemies…” This is one of the few statements Jesus made that is readily accepted by believers and skeptics alike. Its authenticity is not seriously questioned and yet it is a revolutionary command. Giving attention to various critical theories, John Piper presents evidence that the early church earnestly advocated for non-retaliatory love, ex… Read more…

Reading the Bible Supernaturally: Seeing and Savoring the Glory of God in Scripture
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Reading the Bible Supernaturally: Seeing and Savoring the Glory of God in Scripture

by John Piper

Narrated by Piper, John

The Bible reveals glorious things. And yet we often miss its power because we read it the same way we read any other book. In Reading the Bible Supernaturally, best-selling author John Piper teaches us how to read the Bible in light of its divine author. In doing so, he highlights the Bible's unique ability to reveal God to humanity in a way that in… Read more…

Does God Desire All To Be Saved?
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Does God Desire All To Be Saved?

by John Piper

Narrated by Piper, John

When people start talking about predestination versus free will, the question is nearly always raised: Does God desire all to be saved? If God elects some and not others, how can biblical passages that say God wants the whole world to be saved be true? Drawing explicitly from the Bible, pastor John Piper argues that God’s choice to elect some and not o… Read more…

Providence

Providence

by John Piper

New from Best-Selling Author John Piper From Genesis to Revelation, the providence of God directs the entire course of redemptive history. Providence is “God’s purposeful sovereignty.” Its extent reaches down to the flight of electrons, up to the movements of galaxies, and into the heart of man. Its nature is wise and just and good. And its goal is th… Read more…

John Calvin and His Passion for the Majesty of God (Foreword by Gerald L. Bray)

John Calvin and His Passion for the Majesty of God (Foreword by Gerald L. Bray)

by John Piper

Piper concisely but forcefully explores the essence of Calvin's preaching and zeal as he seeks to ignite every Christian's passion so that the glory and supremacy of God takes center-stage in our lives as well.… Read more…

50 Crucial Questions: An Overview of Central Concerns about Manhood and Womanhood

50 Crucial Questions: An Overview of Central Concerns about Manhood and Womanhood

by John Piper and Wayne Grudem

The roles of men and women are immensely contested in both society and the church today. Christians are looking for answers from the Bible regarding how God intends for men and women to relate to one another. In this concise and accessible resource, well-known authors and Bible teachers John Piper and Wayne Grudem respond to fifty crucial questions often ask… Read more…


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