Tag Archives: John Piper

cancer and the promise of Romans 8 28

When I’m faced with trials and tribulations like the latest cancer news, there tends to be a number of steps or phase I go through … not all of them I’m sure as God desires. The good news is I … Continue reading

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Five Ways Affliction Helps by John Piper

The following devotional is the February 4 entry (link) in John Piper’s email devotional, Solid Joys. For me, God’s timing for this devotional is simply amazing … ———————————————- Before I was afflicted I went astray, but now I keep your … Continue reading

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John Piper and Max Lucado on Santa Claus

In the last week I have encountered a convicting audio message by John Piper and an equally convicting Christmas devotional message by Max Lucado … both addressing the topic of Santa Claus.  If you read the blog, you know what … Continue reading

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a possible purpose in my cancer …

In the short e-book Don’t Waste Your Cancer, John Piper makes the following two points … We waste our cancer if we do not believe it is designed for us by God. We waste our cancer if we believe it … Continue reading

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Don’t waste your cancer

In so many ways, the following reveals so much about what I believe about my battle with stage IV colon cancer … please read and consider … We waste our cancer if we don’t hear in our own groanings the … Continue reading

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