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Persuasion 206 | Happy People, with Barnabas Piper

The holiday season is fast approaching. Typically this season includes plenty of traditions, gatherings, and celebrations… along with plenty of busyness, stress, and weariness. Songs tell us it’s the most wonderful time of year, but most of us have at least a few challenges that cause us to question that assertion. Holidays are full of... Read more

John Piper poses the ‘eternally significant’ question for Trump and Biden

Theologian John Piper gives a sermon at Passion 2020 at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia on Jan. 1, 2020.(Photo: Passion/Kendra Harrell)There's an "eternally significant" question Donald Trump and Joe Biden should ask themselves as votes continue to be counted, says John Piper, but it's not whether they've won this election.  "The eternally significant question... Read more

Wayne Grudem Responds to Piper, Explains Why He’s Voting for Trump

Wayne Grudem Responds to Piper, Explains Why He's Voting for Trump Theologian and Trump voter Wayne Grudem has written a lengthy response to his friend John Piper, who last week posted a blog explaining why he isnt voting for Joe Biden or President Trump and questioning why so many Christians back the Trump administration.I think... Read more

John Piper challenges Christian support for Trump

John Piper: "It is not a small thing to treat lightly a pattern of public behaviors that lead to death."FacebookAuthor and theologian John Piper has waded into the debate over who Christians should be casting their vote for on 3 November.  While the Baptist pastor doesn't mention either candidate by name, it's clear in his... Read more

Pastor John Piper Explains Why He Isn’t Voting for Trump or Biden

Pastor John Piper Explains Why He Isn't Voting for Trump or Biden John Piper suggested in a new piece for his site, Desiring God, that he may not be voting for Donald Trump or Joe Biden in the presidential election.I think it is a drastic mistake to think that the deadly influences of a leader... Read more

John Piper Is Making It Clear Why He ‘Probably’ Won’t Be Voting for Trump | RELEVANT

Over on John Piper’s Desiring God site, the famous pastor and author has put together a lengthy post on his thoughts on an upcoming election you may have heard about. While Piper studiously avoids mentioning either candidate by name, it doesn’t take a scholar to piece together what he’s talking about. Contrary to around 80... Read more

Pastors are not ‘just one of the guys’, says John Piper

(Photo: Unsplash/Alejandro Escamilla)It is "not too high a standard" to expect pastors to live free from sexual sin, says pastor John Piper. Discussing purity in a recent "Ask Pastor John" podcast, the Desiring God founder said male pastors were mistaken if they think they are "just one of the guys".  The podcast dealt with the... Read more

TGC Podcast: Nol Piper on Hope for All Life Stages

The following is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Before quoting in print, please check the corresponding audio for accuracy. Nol Piper: I’m Nol Piper. I’m 70 years old. I’m a mother, a grandmother. I’ve been the wife of a seminary student, a college professor, a pastor, a writer, a speaker, a blogger,... Read more

Pastor John Piper Warns Christians Not to Place Patriotism over Christ, the Church

Pastor John Piper Warns Christians Not to Place Patriotism over Christ, the Church In a recent episode of his podcast called Ask Pastor John, theologian and pastor John Piper challenged Christians not to amplify patriotism in their lives over their loyalty to Christ.Piper, who is the founder of Desiring God, offered his take on patriotism... Read more

John Piper on the Coronavirus and Christ – The Gospel Coalition

The following is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Before quoting in print, please check the corresponding audio for accuracy. Collin Hansen: How likely are you to contract the coronavirus, to die of it or at least to know someone who does? Even if you knew those odds, such knowledge would bring little... Read more

20 Quotes from John Piper on the Coronavirus

The following 20 quotes caught my attention as I read John Pipers new book, Coronavirus and Christ(Crossway, 2020), available in multiple languages for purchase or as a free audiobook (read by Piper) or eBook download. You can alsolisten to Collin Hansen’s interview with Piper. This book is my invitation for you to join me on... Read more

John Piper on Racial Unity and the Hope of Glory

[ad_1] The next is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Earlier than quoting in print, please examine the corresponding audio for accuracy. John Piper: Jesus Christ is the picture of the invisible God, the firstborn from the useless. For by him, all issues have been created in heaven and on earth, seen and... Read more

John Piper Has Some Ideas About Intercourse Desires | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] Bible trainer, pastor and desiringGod.org founder John Piper has hosted a podcast referred to as Ask Pastor John for seven years. The format is fairly simple: Pipers staff selects an emailed query from a listener, and he makes an attempt to reply them.  This weeks episode featured an, uh, distinctive, matter: sexualized... Read more

Podcast: Complementarianism Is Not about Competency (John Piper)

[ad_1] This text is a part of the The Crossway Podcast collection. The Case for Complementarianism On this episode, John Piper discusses the case for complementarianism. He shares about how his personal upbringingand the instance of his parentsinfluenced his views on marriage, what a husband's management virtually seems like day-in and day-out, and the way... Read more

Why Im a Higher Pastor for You Than Keller or Piper

[ad_1] All Christians in 2019 have entry to one of the best preachers in America. They've entry to a treasure trove of content material from among the wisest and strongest thinkers and audio system on the planet. As quickly as you learn this text, you'll be able to have them piped into your workplace or... Read more