Paralysis Was His Good Plan: How Predestination Changed My Suffering – Joni Eareckson Tada

“Your broken neck is no accident, Joni. God has an amazing plan for your life.” Christian friends said something like this often when they came to visit me in the…

How Can I Love God More Than My Boyfriend? – John Piper

As a couple’s affection for one another deepens, how can they make sure they are loving God more than each other? Listen Now Read More Desiring God

Why Jesus Was Not a Woman – David Mathis

God became a man, and not a woman. Jesus was a son, not a daughter; a brother, not a sister. He did not labor in childbirth, and until his public…

How to Transform Theology into Praise: Ephesians 1:15–16, Part 1 – John Piper

Do you still pray for God to show you more of himself? No matter what you have seen so far, there are still worlds to see. Watch Now Read More…

Nothing Is for Nothing: Accepting Loss and Finding Peace – Vaneetha Rendall Risner

I brace myself as I walk into the house and hold the door frame. It’s a tiny step, if you could even call it that, but I can’t do it…

Worse Than We Think: What Total Depravity Is (and Is Not) – Robert Letham

The doctrine of total depravity is widely misunderstood. It is almost as important to know what it does not mean as what it affirms. Moreover, we will not grasp its…

Is My Suffering a Correction for Sin? – John Piper

When trials come, how can I know whether God is calling me to patiently endure, or whether he wants me to repent of a specific sin? Listen Now Read More…

The Safety of Yesterday’s Wars: How to Avoid the Fiercest Battles – Greg Morse

“If you faint in the day of adversity,” the king instructed his son, “your strength is small” (Proverbs 24:10). No man longs for small strength. No godly man can stomach…

How Do We Get Tricked into Sinning? – John Piper

When we obey sin, we obey a liar, a deceiver, a murderer. Sin is a slave master who tricks his subjects into eternal death. Listen Now Read More Desiring God

Calvinism in One Point: The Often-Forgotten Story of TULIP – Scott Hubbard

If the word Calvinism means anything to you, then the acronym TULIP likely has been planted in your theological vocabulary. You have become familiar with — perhaps even a champion…