Closing thoughts from John Piper’s recent address at T4G’18: New God, New Gospel, New Gladness: How Is Christian Joy Distinct? And on this side of the incarnation and the cross, this new gladness is described with striking relevance to our text like this: The god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, to keep them from seeing the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God. . . . [But] God, who said, “Let light shine out of darkness,” [to remedy our blindness] has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ. (2 Corinthians 4:4, 6) What was the psalmist crying out for in Psalm 4:6? “Lift up the light of your facr Springs of Life Will Flow And from this new heart of gladness, surpassing all the joys of the world, flow all springs of life (Proverbs 4:23). Out of
NO! Great thoughts from Al Mohler, C.J. Mahaney, Ligon Duncan, Mark Dever, at this year’s T4G.
Greg Gilbert, John Piper, Ligon Duncan and Russell Moore discuss the relationship between complementarianism and the gospel at this year’s Together for the Gospel:
This video Q and A with Mark Dever and Al Mohler is an excellent example of pastoral theology and an application of the gospel to a very difficult, but increasingly pervasive, issue: From Together for the Gospel 2012.
(From the Desiring God blog)
In this short video John Piper extols the virtues of authentic and robust relationships created by a well defined gospel. (HT: Justin Taylor)
….evangelism, worship, the Kingdom, ecclesiology (doctrine of the church), the gospel, seeker sensitive services, culture, humour in the pulpit, and a few other things besides! (HT: Tony Reinke)