John Piper

The best news in the whole world is that our greatest possible joy and God’s glory are one thing – John Piper

Bad theology hurts people and dishonors God – John Piper

Every sin you forsake out of love to Christ is replaced with a deeper and purer joy – John Piper

What the world needs from the church is our indomitable joy in Jesus in the midst of suffering and sorrow – John Piper

If you live gladly to make others glad in God, your life will be hard, your risks will be high, and your joy will be full – John Piper

The essence of faith is being satisfied with all that God is for us in Jesus – John Piper

Worship is an inward feeling and outward action that reflects the worth of God – John Piper

The healing of the soul begins by restoring the glory of God to its flaming, all-attracting place at the center – John Piper

There are two possible attitudes in genuine worship: delight in God or repentance for the lack of it – John Piper

Seeing and savoring Jesus Christ is the most important seeing and savoring you will ever do. Eternity hangs on it – John Piper

Life is too short, too precious, too painful to waste on worldly bubbles that burst – John Piper

Heaven is too great, hell is too horrible, eternity is too long that we should putter around on the porch of eternity – John Piper

God is the kind of God who will be pleased with the one thing I have to offer: my thirst – John Piper

God is always doing 10,000 things in your life, and you may be aware of three of them – John Piper

You were created to treasure Christ with all your heart. If you have little taste for Jesus, competing pleasures will triumph – John Piper

The world sees the supreme value of God in our valuing Him supremely – John Piper

You will not know what prayer is for until you know that life is war – John Piper

Develop a holy dissatisfaction with your spiritual life – John Piper

The health-wealth-prosperity “gospel” swallows up the beauty of Christ in the beauty of his gifts & turns the gifts into idols – John Piper

The atonement of Christ is sufficient for all humans and effective for those who trust Him – John Piper

The soul was made to stand in awe of a Person – the only Person worthy of awe – John Piper

O, do not be bitter. It is tragically self-destructive to be bitter – John Piper

The only sin that we can defeat is a forgiven sin – John Piper

Let the freedom to fail give you hope to fight – John Piper

Satan’s ultimate weapon against us is our own sin – John Piper

God is utterly free in his grace & we’re beggars, pray-ers. That’s how we live & study so that God gets the glory & we get the grace – John Piper

Christ didn’t come to destroy sin because sin is fun. He came to destroy sin because it is fatal – John Piper

Christmas is an indictment before it becomes a delight. It will not have its intended effect until we feel the need for a Savior – John Piper

How to know if you are married to the right person? Look at the name on the marriage certificate – John Piper

The more you know Him, the more you want to know Him – John Piper

God-in-Christ is the only true God and the only path to joy – John Piper

People go deep with God when the drought comes. That is the way God designed it – John Piper

Treasuring life above Christ is a tragedy – John Piper

You are in one of two groups: Either you are a Christian, or God is now calling you to be one – John Piper

We waste our lives when we do not pray and think and dream and plan and work toward magnifying God in all spheres of life – John Piper

The Bible is crystal-clear: God created us for his glory – John Piper

No one ever said that they learned their deepest lessons of life, or had their sweetest encounters with God, on the sunny days – John Piper

The normal Christian life is one that boasts only in the cross and does it while bearing the cross – John Piper

The world is not impressed when Christians get rich and say thanks to God – John Piper

To experience God fully, we need to know not just how he acts in general, but specifically how he saves us, how did he save me? – John Piper

It is a myth that man in his natural state is genuinely seeking God. Men do seek God. But they do not seek him for who he is – John Piper

Knowing the seriousness of our disease will make us all the more amazed at the greatness of our Physician – John Piper

To know God in his sovereignty is to become like an oak tree in the wind of adversity and confusion – John Piper

God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in Him – John Piper

Preaching does not come after worship in the order of the service. Preaching ís worship – John Piper

The preacher’s job is to minimize his own opinions and deliver the truth of God. Therefore, it is mainly Bible exposition – John Piper

Reading is more important to me than eating – John Piper

God made man small and the universe big to say something about himself – John Piper

It is better to lose your life than to waste it – John Piper