Future Grace - John Piper · Uncategorized

chapter seven: looking back for the sake of the future

amen: a firm, convicted, enthusiastic yes For all the promises of God find their Yes in him. That is why it is through him that we utter our Amen to God for his glory. 1 Corinthians 1:20 our prayers are more than a submission of requests, they are a claiming of God’s promises, which through Christ… Continue reading chapter seven: looking back for the sake of the future

Future Grace - John Piper · Uncategorized

chapter five: the freest of all God’s acts

mercy connotes a constraint by pain, a response to suffering, a empathetic impulse that compels us to action. yet God is not a God compelled to anything – He is free. And he said, “I will make all my goodness pass before you and will proclaim before you my name ‘The LORD.’ And I will… Continue reading chapter five: the freest of all God’s acts