Tag Archives: desiring god

Capacities for Joy

You have capacities for joy that you can scarcely imagine. They were made for the enjoyment of God.

John Piper, Desiring God, Revised Edition: Meditations of a Christian Hedonist (Colorado Springs: Multnohmah, 2011), 108.

Made to be prisms

We were made to be prisms refracting the light of God’s glory into all of life.

John Piper, Desiring God, Revised Edition: Meditations of a Christian Hedonist (Colorado Springs: Multnohmah, 2011), 56.

What is the most straightforward biblical command?

Could it be that today the most straightforward biblical command for conversion is not, “Believe in the Lord,” but, “Delight yourself in the Lord”?

John Piper, Desiring God, Revised Edition: Meditations of a Christian Hedonist (Colorado Springs: Multnohmah, 2011), 55.