This book is a cry from the heart of John Piper. He is pleading that God himself, as revealed in Christ’s death and resurrection, is the ultimate and greatest gift of the gospel. // None of Christ’s gospel deeds and none of our gospel blessings are good news except as means of seeing and savoring the glory of Christ. Forgiveness is good news because it opens the way to the enjoyment of God himself...
Publisher: Hovel Audio; Unabridged edition (June 1, 2006)
Product Dimensions: 5.4 x 0.6 x 7.6 inches
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Warmly pastoral. Responsibly Pithy. Tactfully polemic. Joyfully profound. As “Five Points” shows us, these truths can be presented in different ways. Some use the acronym TULIP. Timothy George prefers ROSES, and John Piper uses a different order, but...
tion is good news because it wins access to the presence and pleasures of God himself. Eternal life is good news because it becomes the everlasting enjoyment of Christ. // All God’s gifts are loving only to the degree that they lead us to God himself. That is what God’s love is: his commitment to do everything necessary (most painfully the death of his only Son) to enthrall us with what is most deeply and durably satisfying – namely, himself.