Watch the video below for some classic John Piper encouragement!
Pastor John Piper reminds us that our hearts are deceitful and desperately sick. Don’t let your heart trick you into thinking that you can find greater pleasures anywhere but Jesus.
According to what Piper believes about what he calls “Christian Hedonism,” God is most glorified when we are most satisfied in Him. The term “Christian Hedonism” frightens many believers the first time they hear it. However, the idea is really quite simple. It’s about finding joy and pleasure in our Creator, God, instead of the created. We look to Christ for purpose, for fulfillment, and for satisfaction. When we do so, we glorify God.
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