Desiring God

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Desiring God

Desiring God exists to say... God's ultimate goal is to glorify himself. And that's good news. Everything we do aims to spread a passion for the supremacy of God in all things for the joy of all peoples through Jesus Christ. Learn how we accomplish that, and how you can join us in the mission.

John Piper
Apr 17 2021, 11:00

The crescendo of our salvation is that, together with the rest of God’s people, we have God as our Father.

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Vaneetha Rendall Risner
Apr 17 2021, 11:00
God Has Not Forgotten You

“God has not forgotten you.”

As I heard those words, I was flooded with emotion. I hadn’t realized how much I needed them. As tears streamed down my face, I understood how lonely and forgotten I had been feeling.

I was in the darkest time of my life. My husband had left our family, my body was deteriorating, and I was parenting two angry adolescent daughters who wanted...

John Piper
Apr 16 2021, 11:00

The differences between male and female are not obstacles to overcome or facts to ignore. They are distinct glories that God calls “very good.”

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Stephen Witmer
Apr 16 2021, 11:00
Will I Ever Change?

Years ago I got stranded with a few friends and strangers in the elevator of a tall building. We waited for help to arrive, chatting awkwardly and laughing nervously. I’m not claustrophobic and don’t remember feeling terror. But I definitely felt helpless. It was clear that we were never going to escape that suspended metal box without intervention from the outside. And sure enough, within...

David Mathis
Apr 15 2021, 11:00
Worship in the Image of Me

You shall not make for yourself a carved image, or any likeness. (Exodus 20:4)

We may not fashion our own golden calves today, but the second commandment’s prohibition of “carved images” remains surprisingly relevant to how we approach God in our daily lives and in our weekly corporate worship.

Very little time passed between Israel receiving the “Ten Words” at...

Desiring God
PO Box 2901
Minneapolis, MN 55402