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Life and Ministry of Athanasius

Life and Ministry of Athanasius

by John Piper

Athanasius, a fourth century bishop of Alexandria, Egypt, fought his whole life against the Arianism belief that challenged the deity of Christ. For his trouble, he was exiled five times by Roman emperors, but he refused to concede the crucial ground of Christ's deity to the Arians. To Athanasius the deity of Christ was a personal reality, and … Read more…

Here Is Our God

Here Is Our God

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

Let the Nations Be Glad! DVD Study Guide

Let the Nations Be Glad! DVD Study Guide

by John Piper

This new study guide complements the Let the Nations Be Glad! DVD, further increasing comprehension of the book's themes. The eight lessons in the study guide correspond to the DVD's presentation topics. This resource is ideal for church and small group studies.… Read more…

Rethinking Retirement

Rethinking Retirement

by John Piper and John Piper

John Piper challenges fellow baby boomers to forego the American dream of retirement and live out their golden years with a far greater purpose in mind. They say it's a person's reward for all those years of labor. 'Turn in your time card and trade in your IRAs. Let travel plans and golf-course leisure lead the way.' But is retirement really … Read more…

Charles Spurgeon: Preaching Through Adversity

Charles Spurgeon: Preaching Through Adversity

by John Piper

Charles Spurgeon, perhaps the most prolific of all preachers, faced adversity from many places. Ridiculed and criticized by preachers from across the Christian spectrum, suffering from gout, caring for his invalid wife, battling depression, and carrying a burden of personal tragedy, Spurgeon refused to cave to the overwhelming adversity in his lif… Read more…

Legacy of Sovereign Joy

Legacy of Sovereign Joy

by John Piper and 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…

Things of Earth

Things of Earth

by John Piper, John Piper and Joe Rigney

The world is full of good things. Ice-cold lemonade. The laughter of children. College football. Scrambled eggs and crispy bacon. But what happens to these earthly pleasures when Jesus shows up? Do the things of earth grow strangely dim? Or does he shine in all that’s fair? In this book, Joe Rigney offers a breath of fresh air to Christians who are bur… Read more…

Seeing Beauty and Saying Beautifully

Seeing Beauty and Saying Beautifully

by John Piper and John Piper

Herbert - Whitefield - Lewis In the sixth volume of The Swans Are Not Silent series, John Piper celebrates the importance of poetic effort by looking at three influential Christians whose words magnificently display a commitment to truth and a love of beauty. Examining the lives of George Herbert, George Whitefield, and C. S. Lewis, Piper helps us appreciate… Read more…

The Supremacy of God in Preaching

The Supremacy of God in Preaching

by John Piper

According to Warren Wiersbe, The Supremacy of God in Preaching "calls us back to a biblical standard for preaching, a standard exemplified by many of the pulpit giants of the past, especially Jonathan Edwards and Charles Spurgeon." This newly revised and expanded edition is an essential guide for preachers who want to stir the embers of revival. Pi… Read more…

Power of Words and the Wonder of God

Power of Words and the Wonder of God

by John Piper, Mark Driscoll, Paul David Tripp, Bob Kauflin, Justin Taylor, Justin Taylor, Paul David Tripp, John Piper, Mark Driscoll, Sinclair B. Ferguson, Daniel Taylor and Bob Kauflin

Words carry immeasurable significance: The universe was created with a word; Jesus healed and cast out demons with a word; rulers have risen and fallen by their words; Christians have worshiped through words of song, confession, and preaching. Even in our technological age, politics, education, business, and relationships center on words. Since the tongue is… Read more…

Velvet Steel

Velvet Steel

by John Piper and John Piper

Beyond the tough love of covenant-keeping is a warmth and tenderness that can't be denied. So while John Piper's This Momentary Marriage focuses on the theological meaning of marriage, its companion volume, Velvet Steel, reveals the rich, emotional dimension. Within these pages Piper shares a series of poems written for his wife, Noël, during th… Read more…

Bloodlines (Foreword by Tim Keller)

Bloodlines (Foreword by Tim Keller)

by John Piper, John Piper, Timothy J. Keller and Timothy Keller

Genocide. Terrorism. Hate crimes. In a world where racism is far from dead, is unity amidst diversities even remotely possible?Sharing from his own experiences growing up in the segregated South, pastor John Piper thoughtfully exposes the unremitting problem of racism. Instead of turning finally to organizations, education, famous personalities, or governmen… Read more…


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