The Crescendo of Our Peace with God: Ephesians 2:14–18, Part 5 – John Piper

The crescendo of our salvation is that, together with the rest of God’s people, we have God as our Father. Watch Now Read More Desiring God

God Has Not Forgotten You – Vaneetha Rendall Risner

“God has not forgotten you.” As I heard those words, I was flooded with emotion. I hadn’t realized how much I needed them. As tears streamed down my face, I…

What Makes Women the ‘Weaker Vessel’? – John Piper

The differences between male and female are not obstacles to overcome or facts to ignore. They are distinct glories that God calls “very good.” Listen Now Read More Desiring God

Will I Ever Change? Fresh Hope for the Spiritually Stuck – Stephen Witmer

Years ago I got stranded with a few friends and strangers in the elevator of a tall building. We waited for help to arrive, chatting awkwardly and laughing nervously. I’m…

Worship in the Image of Me: The Second Commandment for Today – David Mathis

You shall not make for yourself a carved image, or any likeness. (Exodus 20:4) We may not fashion our own golden calves today, but the second commandment’s prohibition of “carved…

The Sweet Grief of Repentance – Greg Morse

The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit; a broken and contrite heart, O God, you will not despise. (Psalm 51:17) I can still see the moment clearly in my…

The Problem with Asking, ‘What’s Wrong with It?’ – John Piper

If we want to follow Jesus, we will need to give up more than just sins. We will also need to give up everything that dulls our hearts for him.…

How to Undermine Ethnic Harmony: Ephesians 2:14–18, Part 4 – John Piper

The fundamental problem in our societies is not strife between man and man but strife between God and man. Watch Now Read More Desiring God

The First and Most Broken Commandment – Sinclair Ferguson

John Newton — of “Amazing Grace” fame — once shrewdly wrote to a correspondent that a misunderstanding of the law of God lies at the root of most mistakes in…

Hope for Children from Dysfunctional Families – John Piper

How can children who come from dysfunctional or abusive families begin to embrace the perfect fatherhood of God? Listen Now Read More Desiring God