Tag Archives: John Piper

Dispatching Conversations

What is being said of Tim Keesee’s Dispatches… “Beware of Dispatches from the Front if you don’t like being moved and inspired and shaken out of the ruts of your life. These are kingdom stories that build faith in the … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Missions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,

Our Ultimate Goal

Missions is not the ultimate goal of the church. Worship is. Missions exist because worship doesn’t. Worship is ultimate, not missions, because God is ultimate, not man. When this age is over, and the countless millions of the redeemed fall … Continue reading

Posted in Missions, Quotes | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments

Who Loaded My Canon?

“The decision(s) to collect a group of chosen books and form a ‘Scripture,’ are all human decisions.” ~ James Barr Does this quote cause the hair on the back of your neck to rise slightly? Is Mr. Barr’s conclusion correct? … Continue reading

Posted in Books | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Meeting Immeasurable Needs

“If you are a Christian, you are not your own. Christ has bought you at the price of His own death. You now belong doubly to God: He made you, and He bought you. That means your life is not your … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Missions | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Do You Have a Holy Ambition?

How does one respond to a question like, “Do you have a holy ambition?” Shucks; to be quite honest, I’m not really confident that I know what a holy ambition is. Thankfully, John Piper doesn’t ask the question without elaborating. … Continue reading

Posted in Books, WordPosts | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments