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John Piper Sermons

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Rank #81 in Christianity category

Religion & Spirituality
Christianity
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John Piper is founder and teacher of desiringGod.org; he is author of more than 50 books and travels regularly to preach and teach. New messages are posted to this podcast as they become available. Piper’s sermons, books, articles, and more are available free of charge at desiringGod.org. We want people everywhere to understand and embrace the truth that God is most glorified in us, when we are most satisfied in him.

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John Piper is founder and teacher of desiringGod.org; he is author of more than 50 books and travels regularly to preach and teach. New messages are posted to this podcast as they become available. Piper’s sermons, books, articles, and more are available free of charge at desiringGod.org. We want people everywhere to understand and embrace the truth that God is most glorified in us, when we are most satisfied in him.

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Insightful

By Just Regis - Feb 01 2020
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Great podcast to listen to when in need for insightful truth, support by scripture

Thankful for his service

By 9Walkers - Dec 31 2018
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Take advantage of the hearing of God’s Word through this podcast of deep and rich sermons!!

iTunes Ratings

1312 Ratings
Average Ratings
1122
76
40
25
49

Insightful

By Just Regis - Feb 01 2020
Read more
Great podcast to listen to when in need for insightful truth, support by scripture

Thankful for his service

By 9Walkers - Dec 31 2018
Read more
Take advantage of the hearing of God’s Word through this podcast of deep and rich sermons!!
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John Piper Sermons

Latest release on Nov 08, 2020

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John Piper is founder and teacher of desiringGod.org; he is author of more than 50 books and travels regularly to preach and teach. New messages are posted to this podcast as they become available. Piper’s sermons, books, articles, and more are available free of charge at desiringGod.org. We want people everywhere to understand and embrace the truth that God is most glorified in us, when we are most satisfied in him.

Rank #1: Seek the Things That Are Above

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Every believer in Jesus Christ has a potent spiritual superpower. With the Spirit’s help, we now can seek the very things of heaven above.

Dec 29 2019

45mins

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Rank #2: Joy Makes All Things New

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Joy is not a wishful add-on to the Christian life, but essential to knowing and worshiping God. When we finally discover joy in Jesus, everything changes.

Jun 03 2018

52mins

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Rank #3: How Does Humility Lead in Conflict? A Charge to Christian Leaders

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The humblest response to our culture’s tirade against objective truth isn’t to retreat, but to lovingly and kindly contend for what the Bible says.

Dec 08 2019

32mins

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Rank #4: Make Your Life Count: The Greatest Missions Letter Ever Written

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One day soon, people from every nation will bring God praise and glory. But they won’t encounter everlasting hope until God’s people go and send.

Piper preached this message on January 4, 2019, at the CROSS Conference in Louisville, where thousands gathered to discern their call to the nations.

Jan 04 2019

48mins

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Rank #5: Even When It Hurts: How Christ Reveals Himself in Pain

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In this life, we will not be able to see all God is doing through sickness and pain, but we can trust that he will reveal more of himself to us through every trial and trouble.

Aug 11 2019

40mins

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Rank #6: What Kind of Heart Does Christ Deserve? The Call of Christian Hedonism

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Jesus is worthy to be praised with our every thought and deed. But what about our feelings? The Bible’s clearest answer is also the best of news. John Piper preached this message at the Bethlehem 2019 Conference for Pastors + Church Leaders in Minneapolis.

Jan 28 2019

43mins

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Rank #7: An Impossible Covenant — And How It Becomes a Permanent Joy

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Jesus bought an unbreakable covenant for his people. He takes hardened rebels and transforms them into a beautiful bride for their eternal joy.

Jun 16 2018

1hr 7mins

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Rank #8: ‘How God Made Me Happy in Him’: John Piper’s Journey to Joy

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Glory and joy appear all over the Bible, but how they relate is not readily obvious. Listen to John Piper tell the story of how God connected the dots between the two.

Nov 17 2019

27mins

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Rank #9: The Golden Stitches of Sovereignty: What Holds Our Gospel Together

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The death of Jesus Christ was no mere product of coincidences. God planned every detail to ensure the salvation of his people. John Piper preached this message at The Gospel Coalition 2019 National Conference.

Apr 01 2019

1hr 5mins

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Rank #10: If I Could Start All Over: Six Lessons for Your Twenties

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What would John Piper say to those with most of their adult life ahead of them? Here are six rules he would live by.

Apr 11 2018

14mins

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Rank #11: How to Get Wisdom: Become a Fool

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Wisdom from God is more valuable than gold. It may look foolish to a watching world, but the lasting path of happiness comes only in the guidance God gives.

Apr 20 2018

36mins

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Rank #12: New God, New Gospel, New Gladness: How Is Christian Joy Distinct?

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The most basic distinction between the church and the world is not godly decisions, good deeds, or even true doctrines, but glad delight in God himself.

Apr 27 2018

56mins

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Rank #13: Is It Right to Seek More Joy Than We Have Through Justification?

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Jesus not only paid for our full acceptance with God, but he also purchased grace for us to embrace obedience. This is the second message John Piper preached at the Bethlehem 2019 Conference for Pastors + Church Leaders in Minneapolis.

Jan 28 2019

1hr 4mins

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Rank #14: Seven Reasons We Must Pursue Supreme Satisfaction in God

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Enjoying God, being satisfied in him, is essential in glorifying him as he deserves. God is not as glorified by mere duty as he is by delight.

Nov 10 2019

1hr 6mins

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Rank #15: God Rules the Heart of Every Man: Elijah’s Battle with the Prophets of Baal

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The people of God may appear weak, but God loves to be at a disadvantage — just before he wins.

Jun 02 2018

53mins

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Rank #16: You Are Anointed: How the Truth Becomes Precious

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Jesus anoints every believer with his Spirit so that we taste how precious he is.

Nov 18 2018

34mins

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Rank #17: The Glory of God and Why We Sing

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The greatness of God’s glory invites a response that moves his people beyond mere words. And so we sing. John Piper preached this sermon at the Sing! Conference in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Jul 28 2019

51mins

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Rank #18: Who Will Give My Head Waters? Seven Reasons to Pray for Holy Tears

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Tears, crying, and weeping are all a proper response to the God-ordained sorrow and pain we face. Just because God is sovereign doesn’t mean we ignore our pain.

Jun 24 2019

32mins

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Rank #19: How to Preach with Supernatural Power

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Christian preaching is not simply an exchange of information, but a channel through which the Holy Spirit works his miracles in both preacher and hearers.

Jan 17 2018

1hr 14mins

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Rank #20: Live for Your Greatest Desire: Jesus

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Jesus’s call to deny ourselves isn’t a demand to give up happiness but an invitation to walk with him on the path to deep, lasting joy.

Feb 23 2020

45mins

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Singing, Suffering, and Scripture: How God Keeps Us Through Song

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Suffering may quiet our singing for a time, but God designed singing to sustain our souls. And one day, we will sing forever with unrestrained joy.

Nov 08 2020

33mins

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Every Letter Kills, Including Shakespeare: Pressing Through Texts in the Power of the Spirit

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To exposit a text is only one part of preaching and teaching. We must drill down into the words and unearth the reality that holds the text together.

Jul 19 2020

18mins

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Exposition or Imposition? How Gospel-Centered Preaching Can Go Wrong

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Preachers, instead of taking your text and making a beeline to the cross, take the cross and make a beeline to your text.

Jun 28 2020

50mins

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The Second Coming: Not Before the ‘Man of Lawlessness’

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As we look forward to Christ’s second coming, what matters most is not that we have the timing and details down, but that we hold fast to Jesus as our great hope.

Jun 21 2020

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Does God Intend Evil for Our Good? Providential Peril for Joseph, Jesus, and You

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What sinners and Satan intend for evil, God always superintends for good. Our all-wise God brings restoration from ruin and deliverance out of danger.

Jun 14 2020

51mins

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The Secret of Christ-Magnifying Contentment as the Path to Costly Love

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True contentment in Christ not only guards against our ever-changing circumstances, but frees us to overflow in costly love to others — even our enemies.

May 17 2020

30mins

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The Second Coming: Wrath and Rescue

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Suffering, pain, and trouble never have the last word for the people of God. He is our hope and our joy, and he will bring us all the way home.

Apr 05 2020

1hr 4mins

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Do Not Take God’s Name in Vain: The Weight and Wonder of the Third Commandment

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To take God’s name in vain is about far, far more than avoiding foul language. Our reverence for God’s name cuts to the very core of our worship in all of life.

Mar 08 2020

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Live for Your Greatest Desire: Jesus

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Jesus’s call to deny ourselves isn’t a demand to give up happiness but an invitation to walk with him on the path to deep, lasting joy.

Feb 23 2020

45mins

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Serious Joy, Cultural Conflict, and Christian Humility: Thoughts on Christian Education

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True Christian education fills our hearts and minds with a joy so serious and strong that our society loses its power to control where we stand and what we say.

Jan 19 2020

54mins

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Christ Magnified in His World Through Servants Satisfied in His Worth

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God will not settle for redeeming people from just a few parts of the globe. He will have people from every tribe, tongue, and nation.

Jan 12 2020

38mins

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Seek the Things That Are Above

Podcast cover
Read more
Every believer in Jesus Christ has a potent spiritual superpower. With the Spirit’s help, we now can seek the very things of heaven above.

Dec 29 2019

45mins

Play

How Does Humility Lead in Conflict? A Charge to Christian Leaders

Podcast cover
Read more
The humblest response to our culture’s tirade against objective truth isn’t to retreat, but to lovingly and kindly contend for what the Bible says.

Dec 08 2019

32mins

Play

‘How God Made Me Happy in Him’: John Piper’s Journey to Joy

Podcast cover
Read more
Glory and joy appear all over the Bible, but how they relate is not readily obvious. Listen to John Piper tell the story of how God connected the dots between the two.

Nov 17 2019

27mins

Play

Seven Reasons We Must Pursue Supreme Satisfaction in God

Podcast cover
Read more
Enjoying God, being satisfied in him, is essential in glorifying him as he deserves. God is not as glorified by mere duty as he is by delight.

Nov 10 2019

1hr 6mins

Play

A Peculiar Act of Worship: Preaching as Expository Exultation

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The preacher’s task is not merely to teach or inform, but to rejoice with his people over the wonders of Scripture.

Nov 03 2019

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The Explosive Power of the Resurrection — Now

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Jesus’s resurrection not only guarantees that we too will rise, but that we can taste steadfast, heavenly joy here and now — even in suffering. John Piper preached this sermon at the Sing! Conference in Nashville.

Oct 06 2019

25mins

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Christians Care About All Suffering and Injustice

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Suffering and injustice infect every inch of our world. But Jesus grants his people the resolve to labor for change that makes an everlasting difference. John Piper preached this message at the Sing! Conference in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Aug 25 2019

25mins

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How to Preach in the Power of the Spirit

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Sermons are not speeches. Preaching isn’t a lecture. When a pastor speaks God’s words to his gathered people, in the power of the Spirit, miracles happen. John Piper delivered this message at the Sing! conference in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Aug 18 2019

50mins

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Even When It Hurts: How Christ Reveals Himself in Pain

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In this life, we will not be able to see all God is doing through sickness and pain, but we can trust that he will reveal more of himself to us through every trial and trouble.

Aug 11 2019

40mins

Play

iTunes Ratings

1312 Ratings
Average Ratings
1122
76
40
25
49

Insightful

By Just Regis - Feb 01 2020
Read more
Great podcast to listen to when in need for insightful truth, support by scripture

Thankful for his service

By 9Walkers - Dec 31 2018
Read more
Take advantage of the hearing of God’s Word through this podcast of deep and rich sermons!!