What Came Before God?

People may argue that if every effect has a cause, then God must have a cause. They may therefore ask, What was there before God? But the eternal God is…

Hymn: “O How the Grace of God Amazes Me” by Emmanuel T. Sibomana

O how the grace of God amazes me!It loosed me from my bonds and set me free!What made it happen so?His own will, this much I know,Set me, as now…

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

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. Watch Now…

The Church Irreplaceable: Why God’s People Must Gather – Matt Smethurst

Remember way back in the day, in an era long since passed, when going to church was routine and expected and easy to take for granted? Are you struggling to…

Is “Fundamentalist” a Bad Word?

Is “fundamentalist” a bad word? In this brief clip from his series A Survey of Church History, W. Robert Godfrey considers how the fundamentalist movement came to be perceived in…

Reformation Theology in the Hands of a Servant: My Tribute to J.I. Packer (1926–2020) – John Piper

J.I. Packer wrote a postcard to me dated December 18, 1990, which included this sentence in his tiny handwriting: “Creep up behind your wife, whisper in her ear Ellis Peters,…

How Do Predestination and Election Relate? Ephesians 1:3–6, Part 12 – John Piper

What is the distinction between election and predestination? Are they the same thing? Watch Now Read More Desiring God

Justice Is Coming: The Glory of Christ as Judge of the World – David Mathis

Christians do not settle in with injustice in this age. Even as it surrounds us. Even as we find its impulses within us. In Christ, we aim and act for…

Promise of God: Wallpaper

“If we would venture more upon the naked promise of God, we would enter a world of wonders to which as yet we are strangers.” — Charles Spurgeon What is…

How Can Christians Express the Truth of Human Dignity during a Global Crisis?

In a world that often rejects the value of human life, COVID-19 gives Christians the opportunity to express the dignity of all of God’s image-bearers. From our livestream event Made…