"Whatever you do, find the God-centered, Christ-exalting, Bible-saturated, passion of your life, and find your way to say it, live it, and die for it." ~John Piper
Occasionally, weep deeply over the life you hoped would be. Grieve the losses. Then wash your face. Trust God. And embrace the life you have. -John Piper
On April 4, 1968, American civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., was assassinated, leaving millions angry and disillusioned. In Indianapolis, a largely African-American crowd had gathered...
John Stephen Piper (born January 11, 1946) is a Calvinist Baptist preacher and author who served as Pastor for Preaching and Vision of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis, Minnesota for 33 years. Piper hit the evangelical scene after the publication of his book Desiring God: Meditations of a Christian Hedonist (1986) and has continued to publish dozens of other books further articulating this theological perspective.In 1994, he founded Desiring God Ministries.
In all the setbacks of your life as a believer God is plotting for your joy. - John Piper
"There is a way that seems right to a man, but its end is the way to death." Proverbs 14:12 "The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately sick; who can understand it?" -Jeremiah 17:9
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love this quote and the larger quote on the blog post from Beth Moore about the importance of prayer
"It's unpopular to take a strong stand on anything (these days) except tolerance." - John Piper For more Christian and inspirational quotes, please visit www.ChristianQuotes.info #Christianquotes #John-Piper
We make a god out of whatever we find most joy in. So, find your joy in God and be done with all idolatry. - John Piper