He is author of more than 50 books, including Desiring God: Meditations of a Christian Hedonist, and most recently Expository Exultation: Christian Preaching as Worship. Aboard the hospital ship , the doctors could scarcely believe it.
John Piper is founder and teacher of desiring and chancellor of Bethlehem College & Seminary. “Maybe he was too damned young and too damned tough to die,” one said.
Or is it potentially a good place to find a strong and godly spouse?What would you say about dating in high school for today’s teens?He is a tree that stands firm in the strongest storms.He is a dolphin who slices the waves against the tide. Dream of being a kind of teenager that the world cannot explain.My parents were nineteen and eighteen when they married.
There was a time when the cultural expectations and the cultural supports were in place, partly to prepare young people to marry that early and partly to provide the structures and help after they got married.Maybe someday, if there are enough of you, they will invent a new name.And “teenager” will be a footnote in the history books.John Piper is founder and teacher of desiring and chancellor of Bethlehem College & Seminary.For 33 years, he served as pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota.No matter how hard the fighting is — no matter even if you die in his service — he will raise you up and give you the best pleasures forever. With respect to this they are surprised when you do not join them in the same flood of debauchery, and they malign you; but they will give account to him who is ready to judge the living and the dead.