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John Piper Answers ‘Can We Be Blotted from the Book of Life?’

Ask Pastor John Audio Transcript We have electronic mail from listener Charles Deyzel in South Africa. “Pastor John, I love listening to the podcast each day. Thank you. If I’m correct, the Bible mentions the phrase ‘the book of life’ about fourteen times, and quite a few of those passages mention

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John Piper Celebrates ‘Beauty of Interracial Marriage’, Laments Post-Election Rise of ‘Hateful, Angry White Supremacism’

by John Piper Fifty years ago, on June 12, 1967, the United States Supreme Court declared unconstitutional all state laws that prohibited interracial marriage. The case was called Loving v. Virginia. Mildred Jeter (who was black and Native American) and Richard Loving (who was white) were married in 1958 in Washington,

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Controversial Pastor Claims Slavery Saved Black People From ‘Bone In Nose, Fighting Lions’ In Africa

Pastor Keith Gomez, leader of the "old-fashioned, independent" Northwest Bible Baptist Church in Elgin, Illinois, argued in a recent sermon that if it wasn't for slavery, black people "would still be in Africa with a bone in their nose fighting lions." (more…)

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Should You Follow God’s Calling to Be a Missionary Overseas Against the Will of Your Parents? John Piper Answers

Ask Pastor John Audio Transcript Here’s today’s question: “Pastor John, my name is David. I’m a high school senior and I recently felt the call of God to uproot my life for the spread of the gospel among the nations. I have access to several opportunities to go to college overseas through

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Should Parents Financially Support a Rebelling Prodigal Son? John Piper Answers

Click here to listen to the podcast. Audio Transcript Welcome back to the podcast. We have a lot of questions from parents of prodigals, and those parents want to walk wisely. Dennis, a father, writes in: “Pastor John, thank you for this podcast. I have a 16-year-old prodigal son who has left

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John Piper Gives Seven Reasons Why Christians Should Never Send Nude Selfies Outside of Marriage

Episode 1,000 today. It should be a little out of the norm, and it is. Today we tackle a surprisingly common phenomenon, made super convenient by the technology of the smartphone. Of course we’re talking about sending nude selfies. This is part of a growing conversation in our culture. I

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LISTEN: John Piper Answers, What to Do When Your Child Abandons Jesus Christ

https://api.spreaker.com/download/episode/10326980.mp3 Audio Transcript Today’s sobering question comes from a mother of a teenager, who asks this: “Hello, Pastor John. What would you do if your 14-year-old says she no longer wants to pray because she is no longer a Christian, doubts the existence of God, and doubts that Christianity is better than

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Atlanta Faith Event ‘Passion 2017’ Expected To Draw More Than 50,000 Young Adults

Brad Jones thinks that just maybe some of those national studies that show millennials are losing faith in God are off base. (more…)

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