Piper has written many popular books and was a preacher at Bethlehem Baptist Church for over 30 years. Many of his influences as a pastor came from famous authors and Christians that can be found here on this site. He formed a ministry (Desiring God Ministries), where anyone can download any of his sermons, articles, and many books for free.
- "God is not unjust. No one will be condemned for not believing a message they have never heard. Those who have never heard the gospel will be judges by their failure to own up to the light of God's grace and power in nature and in their own conscience."Topics: Justice
- "The essence of faith is being satisfied with all that God is for us in Jesus."Topics: Faith
- "When the heart full of God's love can draw on the mind full of God's word, timely blessings flow from the mouth."Topics: The Heart, Scripture, The Tongue
- "God has ordained that our preaching become deeper and more winsome as we are broken, humbled, and made low and desperately dependent on grace by the trials of our lives."Topics: Preaching, Trials
- "The climax of God's happiness is the delight He takes in the echoes of His excellence in the praises of His people."Topics: Praise, Excellence