How Aliens Keep the Identity of Their Homeland
Sep 19, 1993
Orient your life on the kingdom of God and his values and purposes.
Divine Election: The Role of the Father and the Spirit
Sep 26, 1993
We are aliens not because men have rejected us, but because God has elected us.
God’s Great Mercy and Our New Birth
Oct 10, 1993
Our response to being born again and being given a living hope and an imperishable inheritance in heaven should be to bless God.
The Elect Are Kept by the Power of God
Oct 17, 1993
Our security is not in making heaven unconditional. Our security is in God's infallible commitment to fulfill the conditions of heaven.
Joy Through the Fiery Test of Genuine Faith
Oct 24, 1993
There is a design in your distresses as a Christian. God wills them, and he does so for your good.
True Christianity: Inexpressible Joy in the Invisible Christ
Nov 14, 1993
You love Jesus and trust him and rejoice with joy inexpressible and full of glory. This is true Christianity.
What the Prophets Sought and Angels Desired
Nov 21, 1993
We should be amazed at the greatness of our salvation and that the prophets of God and the angels of heaven long to look into it.
Girding the Mind to Guard Your Hope
Nov 28, 1993
Avoid what numbs your mind to God and stay sober for the sake of hope.
The Lust of Ignorance and the Life of Holiness
Dec 5, 1993
The grace of God is the source of your hope and the holiness of God is the standard of your holiness.
A Sojourn on Earth in Confident Fear
Dec 12, 1993
God's purpose in the blood of Jesus is our justification and our sanctification. They cannot be separated.
Christ Appeared That We Might Hope in God
Dec 19, 1993
He was foreknown before the foundation of the world but was made manifest in the last times for your sake, 21 who through him are believers in God, who raised him from the dead and gave him glory, so that…
That Your Prayers May Not Be Hindered
Jan 2, 1994
There are ways live that hinder prayers and there is a way to live that helps prayer.
The Seed of the Word and the Fruit of Love
Jan 23, 1994
The power to love comes through hoping in God.
Long for the Pure Milk of the Word
Jan 30, 1994
Long for the pure milk of the Word. Do not settle for spiritual fatalism. It is not God's will for you.
Becoming a Spiritual House and Holy Priesthood
Feb 20, 1994
Are the sacrifices we offer spiritual sacrifices?
Why God Laid a Stone of Stumbling
Feb 27, 1994
No human can thwart the purposes of God, neither by belief nor unbelief.
Christian Identity and Christian Destiny
Apr 17, 1994
God made us who we are to show the world who he is through us.
Who Shall Shepherd the Flock?
Apr 24, 1994
Elders must lead the church in times of blessing and of refinement.
The War Against the Soul and the Glory of God
May 22, 1994
The two greatest issues in life are how the soul of man might not be destroyed and how the glory of God might not be belittled.
Slaves of God: Free from All to Honor All
May 29, 1994
The aim of life—including our social and political life—is to live to God.
How To Suffer for Doing What Is Right
Jun 5, 1994
Radical Christianity, real Christianity, makes a difference.
Christ Died for Our Sins That We Might Die to Sin
Jun 26, 1994
Jesus died for us to make us like him.
Women of Valor for Non-Promise Keepers
Sep 4, 1994
Those married to unbelieving husbands should be like the holy women of old and hope in God. In fact, we all should.
Your Calling Is to Bless Believers
Sep 11, 1994
The primary purpose of small groups is to help each other maintain the full assurance of faith.
Christ Is Hallowed in Us When We Hope in Him
Sep 18, 1994
In this sermon, John Piper shows us that Jesus shines bright when our hope is meek, fearless, well-defended, and zealous for good deeds.
Strengthened to Suffer: Christ, Noah, and Baptism
Sep 25, 1994
The Son of Man came not to be served, but to serve and to give his life as a ransom for many. Let's follow him.
Arming Yourself with the Purpose to Suffer
Oct 2, 1994
The Great Commission will not be completed without suffering.
God in Everything at the End of the Age
Oct 16, 1994
What did Peter mean when he wrote that the end of all things is at hand?
Why We Can Rejoice in Suffering
Oct 23, 1994
King Jesus stores his greatest joys for us in the cellars of affliction — not in the courtyard where the sun shines.
How Elder-Shepherds Prepare to Meet the Chief Shepherd
Nov 13, 1994
When the Chief Shepherd comes, he is going to call elders to account and say, "Did you feed my sheep?"
Are You Humble Enough to Be Care-Free?
Nov 20, 1994
Humility is what we need if we hope to find rest in the promises of God.