Select Sermons By John Piper
sermons from 1980 to the present can be found at Sound of Grace.
Highly recommended! Also a selection of his sermons and writings are at
Desiring God Ministries.
Rev. Piper is pastor of Bethlehem
Baptist Church, Minneapolis, Mn.
Shall We Listen to Men or to God?
Age of Ignorance is Over
Aim of Dr. Luke
Jews and Gentiles are Under Sin
the Prophets Proclaimed These Days
Pray and Do Not Lose Heart
Satan With Song
Anatomy of Backsliding
and Prayer: Daniel's Experience and Ours
Ascent of Joy
Whatever You Wish
We Forgive Our Debtors: What Does Forgiveness Look Like?
the Price of God's Own Blood
Author of the Greatest Letter Ever Written: Beginning of Roman Series
Baptism and Genealogy of Jesus
the Goodness of a Great Faith
The Maker of a Great Leader
the Unbelief of Anxiety
the Unbelief of Inpatience
Unbelief at Bethlehem
Beatitudes And The Gospel Of The Kingdom
the Kindness and Severity of God, "The Echo and Insufficiency of
Hell", Part 2
God on Election Day
Like Barnabas, Not Like Ananias!
Forgiveness: Blasphemy Against the Spirit
Bible: Kindling for Christian Hedonism
are the Meek
Are The Merciful, For They Shall Obtain Mercy
Are The Peacemakers
Are The Persecuted
are the Poor in Spirit Who Mourn
are the Pure in Heart
Are Those Who Hunger.., For Righteousness
Blinding Effects of Serving God
Burning Witness to the Light
His Grace, For His Name, Through the Obedience of Faith
Called of Christ and the Loved of God: Part One
Called of Christ and the Loved of God: Part Two
Call for Courage in the Cause of Truth
Me Husband, Not Baal
On Me in the Day of Trouble and I Will Deliver You"
Cause to Live For
Celebration of Baptism
Children of Abraham are Heirs of the World
Conceived by the Holy Spirit
in Combat: Defense by the Spirit
in Combat: Offense by the Spirit
Purposes in Evangelism
and the Cause of Truth
of Ruthless Nations Will Revere Thee
to Yourself and Coming to the Father
Power and the Kingdom of God - Are Signs and Wonders for Today?
Power and the Kingdom of God - the Authority and Nature of the Gift of
Power and the Kingdom of God - How is the Kingdom Present?
Power and the Kingdom of God - the Importance of the Kingdom Today
Power and the Kingdom of God - is the Kingdom Present or Future?
Power and the Kingdom of God - You Will See the Son of Man Seated at
Hand of Power and Coming on the Clouds of Heaven
and Confusion After the Fall
to Christ: the Making of a Christian Hedonist
Counsel of the Lord Stands Forever: Reflections on Corporate Planning
Covenant of Abraham
of Distress and Voice of Thanks: the Prayer of Jonah
Curse of Priestly Failure
Curse of the Careless Worship
Danger of Following Jesus #1
Danger of Following Jesus #2
Day of Praise Procession #2 "Should not I pity that great city --
Death of a Spirit-Filled Man
Demonstration of God's Righteousness: Part 1, Justification and
Demonstration of God's Righteousness: Part 2
Demonstration of God's Righteousness: Part 3
You Kill the Lord of Glory?
of God: Remove the Excuse for Failed Worship
Jesus Contradict Paul?
and Endorsing Evil
Not Be Anxious About Your Life
Not Forsake Your Mother's Teaching
Not Labor for the Food Which Perishes
Not Say "I am Only a Youth"
Eat the Breat of Anxious Toil
You See the Joy of God in the Sun?
Edom Will Come Down
for Exultation, Beyond the Possible: The Isaac Factor
for Exultation, Debt Free: The Gideon Venture
for Exultation, In God: I Am the Lord, and Beside Me There is No Savior
for Exultation, In Jesus: The Word Was God and Became Flesh
for Exultation, In Setting Some Apart: Set Apart Rick, Randy, and the
the Work to Which I Have Called Them
for Exultation, In the Next Generation: One Generation Shall Praise
Education of a Prophet: Jonah
Effect of Hypocrisy: Dishonoring God, Part 1
Effect of Hypocrisy: Dishonoring God, Part 2
Emergence of Sin and Misery
the Hairs of My Head are Numbered: Reflections on My First Year in the
Jesus So the Spirit Falls
Escape and Eaten by Worms: How the Word of God Grew
for All the Earth
and the Imputation of Righteousness
is Better than Life
Faith-Grace Certainty Connection
In Hope, Against Hope, for the Glory of God
Fast for Waters that Do Not Fail, Part 1
Fast for Waters that Do Not Fail, Part 2
for the King's Coming
for the Reward of the Father
for the Safety of the Little Ones
Not, I am With You, I am Your God
Not, You Worm Jacob!
of God, Freedom from Goods
Final Divide: Eternal Life or Eternal Wrath (1)
Final Divide: Eternal Life or Eternal Wrath (2)
Final Divide: Eternal Life or Eternal Wrath (3)
Judgment: Eternal Life vs. Wrath and Fury
First Dark Exchange: Idolatry
Not All His Benefits
Our People and For the Cities of Our God
the Future (preached on the Committment Sunday of)
Bethlehem in the Magesty of the Name of the Lord
Thy Hand We Have Given Thee
Wonder to Witness #1
Wonder to Witness #2
Right With God and With Each Other
Gladness of the Risen God
and Make Disciples...Baptising Them..."
Created Us For His Glory
Credits Faith as Righteousness
Marriage and Children
Refuge for His People Exhalted Among the Nations
Seeks People to Worship Him in Spirit and Truth
Sent His Servant to Bless You
Covenant through Moses
Covenant With Abraham
Covenant With David
Covenant With Noah
Good News Concerning His Son
Invincible Purpose: Foundations for Full Assurance #3 - "God Vindicated
His Righteousness in The Death of Christ"
Invincible Purpose: Foundations for Full Assurance #4 - "God Justifies
Purpose for Jabob and Bethlehem
Response to Hypocrisy: Kindness and Judgment
Works for Those Who Wait for Him
Goodness of God and the Guidance of Sinners
Gospel in the Church for the Obedience of Faith Through Spiritual Gifts
Gospel Is the Power of God unto Salvation
Greatest of These is Love: "But I say to you, Love your enemies."
Greatest of These is Love: "But I say to you, Love your enemies."
Greatest of These is Love: The Depth of Christ's Love: It's Freedom
Greatest of These is Love: Dying As A Means Of Loving Part One
Greatest of These is Love: "Love Your Neighbor as You Love Yourself"
Greatest of These is Love: "Love Your Neighbor as You Love Yourself"
Great Invitation: Break Forth in Song!
Great Invitation: God's Triumphant Word
Great Invitation: A High Way for Low Sinners
Great Invitation: Call Others Too!
Great Invitation: Come! Drink! Eat! Live!
Greatness of God's Electing Love
Guilt of Giving Part of God's Counsel
Be Thy Name - in all the Earth
Happiest Days of Heaven: Second in a Series
Happiness of God: Foundation for Christian Hedonism
Heart You Know and the Heart You Don't
Commanded and They Were Created
is Like a Refiner's Fire
Saw the Grace of God, and Was Glad"
Set His Face to Go to Jerusalem
Shall Be Satisfied with the Fruit of His Travail
Will Send His Angels Before You
Will Turn The Hearts Of The Fathers To The Children
is God's Story
Holy, Holy is the Lord of Hosts
Thy Magestic Father
Do Circumcision and Baptism Correspond?
Does the Gospel Save Believers? Pt.1
Does the Gospel Save Believers? Pt.2
Does the Gospel Save Believers? Pt.3
is it Right for God to Justify the Ungodly?
Not to be a Mule
Signs and Wonders Helped Add Multitudes to the Lord
to Argue With God
to Become a Child of God
to Pray for a Desolate Church
to Receive the Gift of the Holy Spirit
am God Almighty, Be Fruitful and Multiply", "I Have Other Sheep"
Am Who I Am" says the Lord
Baptise You With Water"
Choose You to Bear Fruit
Entrust You to God and to the Word of His Grace
It Is of God, It Will Not Be Overthrown
My Words Abide in You
Have Authority to Lay it Down, and I Have Authority to Take it Up Again
Have Other Sheep That are Not of This Fold
the World Depends on Faith, Not Law
the Pits with a King
is Your Father's Pleasure to Give You the Kingdom
Will Be Gracious to Whom I Will Be Gracious"
Will Meditate on All Your Work and Muse on Your Deeds
Will Pour Out My Spirit
Will Sing of Thy Might and Mercy
Will Sing Praises to You Among the Nations
Will Spare Them As A Man Spares His Son
Came Into the World to be Trusted
is Alive to Serve
is the Christ, the Son of God
is the Horn of Salvation
Name Made this Man Strong
Still Turns Things Around
Versus the Occult
Women, and Men
Rebuked in Suffering
the Revelation of God in Suffering
Reverent in Suffering
Reversal in Suffering
Job: Wrestling with Suffering
3:16 - The Danger: Perishing
3:16 - The Design: Love
3:16 - The Destiny: Eternal Life
3:16 - The Duty: Faith
the Baptist and the Brood of Vipers
Recovered: Truth #6
by Faith Establishes the Law
by Faith is the End of Boasting
Just Shall Live by Faith
Leading of the Lord in Personal Evangelism
All the Peoples Praise Thee
the Children Come to Me
God be True Though Every Man a Liar, Part 1
the Nations be Glad!
None Be Faithless To The Wife Of His Youth
a Lamb that is Led to Slaughter
Lips of Knowledge are a Precious Jewel
Local Church: Minimum vs. Maximum
Locust Horde and the Day of the Lord
Lofty One Whose Name is Holy
Lord, a God Merciful and Gracious
Lord is Great and Does Wondrous Things
Lord Whose Name is Jealous
Lord Will Rejoice Over You
Flock, Do Not be Afraid to Give it Away
and Female, He Created Them in the Image of God
and Womanhood Before Sin
Shall Not Live By Bread Alone: What to Eat While Fasting
Marvelous Rising Of A Rejected Stone
on the Magnificient
on the Word of the Lord Day and Night
Mission and Vision of Bethlehem Baptist Church Volume 2: A Passion for
Supremacy of God . . . for the Joy of All Peoples
Mission and Vision of Bethlehem Baptist Church Volume 3: "Through our
Jesus Christ in the power of the Holy Spirit"
Mission and Vision of Bethlehem Baptist Church Volume 7: "A Vision for
and the End of History
Battle Cry of Christian Hedonism
the Gladness of God
Mouth of the Righteous is a Fountain of Life
Closed and All the World Accountable to God
Name is God Almighty
Ashamed of the Gospel
and Young Shall Dream Together
Lord, Open My Eyes!
God and One Salvation for All the Nations
That You Knew the Terms of Peace!
Other Dark Exchange: Homosexuality, Part 1
Other Dark Exchange: Homosexuality, Part 2
of Zion, the Perfection of Beauty, God Shines Forth
Grace for All Who Believe: The Conversion of the Chief of Sinners
Perils of Disapproving God
Pleasure of God in All He Does
Pleasure of God in Bruising the Son
Pleasure of God in Election
Pleasure of God in the Good of His People
Pleasure of God in His Creation
Pleasure of God in His Name
Pleasure of God in His Son
Pleasure of God in Obedience
Pleasure of God in the Prayers of the Upright
Pleasure of God in Public Justice
Pleasure Of God In Those Who Hope In His Love
Poor of the Land and the Pride of Jacob
at Harvest Time - Now
Fasting and the Course of History
Prayer of an Old Saint
Prayer that Brought the Holy Spirit Down
the Power of Christian Hedonism
from the Fullness of the Word
Precious Promise: The Outpouring of God's Spirit
to Meet Your God
to Meet Christ (I)
to Receive Christ (II)
to Receive Christ (III)
to Receive Christ (IV)
Prayer for the Spirit's Power
Price and Preciousness of Spiritual Power
People Don't Say Thanks
Purpose and Perseverance of Faith
Children Who Are Confident in God
Ruins Will Reach the World
Children in Jesus' Name
the Sabbath Day to Keep it Holy
the Covenant for the Sake of God's Name
Forgiveness, and the Gift of the Spirit
Unborn Children: Required and Right
Words for Labor Day
Righteous are Bold as a Lion"
and the Cause of God
and the Cause of God, Today
from the Heart
Sweet and Bitter Providence
The Best is Yet to Come
Under the Wings of God
Takes the Word Away
the Lord with Humility, Tears and Trials
Widows, Preaching the Word and Winning Priests
Christmas Eve Meditations
Shepherd, the Host, and the Highway Patrol
Sifting of Simon Peter
Farewell to the World
Perversion of Signs and Wonders
Son of God at 12 Years Old
Son of Man Did Not Come to Be Served but to Serve, Part 1
Son of Man Did Not Come to Be Served but to Serve, Part 2
Sons are Free
Sovereign Sacrifice Foreknown, Foretold, for Faith
Spirit is on Him Gentle for Now
Spirit Wants the World for Christ
Spiritual Power through Persecution
Crime: "Jesus Will Destroy the Temple"
Story of a Stiff-Necked People
Straight Paths of the Lord
Each Other's Hands In God
Psalms: Delighting in the Law of God
Sun of Righteousness Will Rise
He Has Borne Our Griefs
by Sovereign Grace - Forever
than Honey, Better than Gold
"Our" of Prayer
Care How You Listen: For Whoever Has, to Him More Shall Be Given
Care How You Listen, Part 2
Courage: You Build More than You See
How Much the Lord Has Done for You
Reasons Why it is Wrong to Take the Life of Unborn Children
Test of Authenticity in a New Sanctuary
Which is Born of the Spirit is Spirit": the Role of the Holy Spirit in
is No Partiality With God, Part 1
is No Partiality With God, Part 2
is Salvation in No One Else
Shall Be a Fountain Opened
You Ought to Have Done Without Neglecting the Others
Third Word from the Cross
is What Was Spoken by the Prophet Joel
Man Receives Sinners and Eats With Them: An Introduction to the Series
Word I Have Treasured in My Heart
of Refreshing and the Restoration of All Things
Mercies for Today's Troubles: Tomorrow's Mercies for Tomorrow's Troubles
You Will be With Me in Paradise"
of Fire and the Fullness of God
the Jew First and Also to the Greek
the Tithe and Beyond: How God Funds His Work
Treasure of Faith in the Life of the Church
it is Fulfilled in the Kingdom of God"
You Repent, You Will All Likewise Perish
Virgin Birth of the Son of God
Out for the Wolves Within
Have Come to Worship Him
There Two Kinds of Prophesy in the Old Testament?
Do Answers to Prayer Depend On? Part 1: Obedience
Does It Mean to Receive the Holy Spirit?
God Has Cleansed Do Not Call Common
Jesus Built by Raising from the Dead
Jesus Did After the Beginning
is Man? Reflections on Abortion and Racial Reconciliation
is the Fruit that Befits Repentance?
Judas' Death Teaches Us About the Spirit
God Says "Not Now"
I Fall, I Will Rise!
the Bridegroom is Taken Away, They Will Fast With New Wineskins
the Lord Does Not Take Account of Sin
is a True Jew? Part 1
is a True Jew? Part 2
Made Man's Mouth?
Shall We Invite to Thanksgiving Dinner?
Does it Matter Which Came First: Circumcision or Justification?
God Cannot Be Served, but Loves to Serve
Was Jesus Put to Death and Raised Again?
the Next Generation Know?
Woman Who Fears the Lord is to be Praised
Things from Your Word
Word Became Flesh
is an End in Itself
the Risen Christ
Wrath of God Against Ungodliness and Unrighteousness, Part 1
Wrath of God Against Ungodliness and Unrighteousness, Part 2
Love is Better than Life: Savoring the Vision
Have Filled Jerusalem with Your Teaching
Shall Go Forth Leaping Like Calves
Shall Receive Power Till Jesus Comes
Shall Worship the Lord Your God
Who Would Destroy the Temple and Build it in Three Days"
Will be a Land of Delight
Will be Baptised with the Holy Spirit