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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.
John Piper -- if you don't see the greatness of God, then all things that money can buy become very exciting.
I truly try to see & remember how things actually occur instead of perceived view. I don't understand how so many ppl changed what happened in their memory. "There is a way that seems right to a man, but its end is the way to death. Even in laughter the heart may ache, and the end of joy may be grief." Proverbs 14:12-13 "The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately sick; who can understand it?" -Jeremiah 17:9
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Freedom is being so in love with Christ that you do exactly what you want to do and it accords with Christ. -John Piper
"I begin each prayer with the phrase whatever it takes Lord because the Bible teaches us to be bold and wholehearted in our praying not reticent. I also use the phrase because it tests my heart. How much do I want God and all he promises to be for me in Jesus? Do I really want true joy enough to ask for my Fathers loving discipline to wean me from joy-stealing sin? And how much do I trust him? Do I really believe that he will only give me what is good when I ask in faith (Luke 11:1113)?…
Placing trust in a loving and all knowing God means doing our best to learn about and keep his commandments. Commandments are here to protect us, teach us and keep us safe & happy. God's Plan of Happiness is ultimately his plan to bless us and help us reach the full measure of our creation.