In DVD version of John Piper's landmark book, The Pleasures of God
, he fully discusses the question: "What brings delight to the happiest Being in the universe?" The answer is crucial to joyful Christian maturity, because it's by knowing what makes God glad that we can drink deeply-and satisfyingly-from the only well that offers living water.
In ten sessions, Piper teaches on:
- The Worth and Excellency of God's Soul
- Our Pleasure in God's Well-Placed Pleasures
- God's Pleasure in His Eternal Son
- God's Pleasure in the Display of His Glory
- God's Pleasure in All That He Does
- God's Pleasure in All of Creation
- God's Pleasure in Election
- God's Pleasure in Bruising His Son
This study guide supplements the DVD session providing insight while asking group embers to respond to Piper's message in substantive ways.
Find the Source of True Satisfaction
This study companion to the DVD version of The Pleasures of God--the landmark book by John Piper--will help individuals and groups answer the question, "What brings delight to the happiest Being in the universe?" Because its by knowing what makes God glad that we can drink deeplyand satisfyinglyfrom the only well that offers living water.
The DVD and this guide create an ideal package for adult and youth Sunday school classes, small groups, retreats, classrooms, families, as well as for individual study.
Topics for this 12-session (or alternative 6-session intensive track), guided study include: The Worth and Excellency of Gods Soul, Our Pleasure in Gods Well-Placed Pleasures, Gods Pleasure in His Eternal Son, Gods Pleasure in the Display of His Glory, Gods Pleasure in All That He Does, Gods Pleasure in All of Creation, Gods Pleasure in Election, Gods Pleasure in Bruising His Son, and more.
Complete with Scripture, key quotations for reflection, penetrating questions, and five daily assignments per week, this study guide will help reveal that what followers of Jesus need now, more than anything else, is to know and lovebehold and embracethe great, glorious, sovereign, happy God of the Bible.
Leaders Guide Included
JOHN PIPER is pastor for preaching at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He has written over forty books, including Desiring God, A Godward Life, Dont Waste Your Life, and Future Grace. John and his wife, Noel, have five children and an increasing number of grandchildren.