Pleasures of God: Meditations on God's Delight in Being God (DVD)
Pleasures of God: Meditations on God's Delight in Being God (DVD)
Book Details
  • Publisher : Random House, Inc.
  • Publication Date : January 2012

Pleasures of God: Meditations on God's Delight in Being God (DVD)

Piper, John

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Product Description: In this DVD version of his landmark book, The Pleasures of God, John Piper 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

What followers of Jesus need now, more than anything else, is to know and love—behold and embrace—the great, glorious, sovereign, happy God of the Bible.

Recorded in HD with subtitles in English, these video sessions are ideal for use in adult and youth Sunday school classes, small groups, retreats, classrooms, and families. To get the most from this resource, use it along with The Pleasures of God DVD Study Guide.

Sample of Part 1 from the DVD.

Published January 2012

About the Author

John Piper is pastor for preaching and vision at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis. He grew up in Greenville, South Carolina, and studied at Wheaton College, where he first sensed God’s call to enter the ministry. He went on to earn degrees from Fuller Theological Seminary (BD) and the University of Munich (DTheol). For six years he taught biblical studies at Bethel College in Minnesota, and in 1980 accepted the call to serve as pastor at Bethlehem. John is the author of more than 30 books including Desiring God, Don’t Waste Your Life, This Momentary Marriage, and Spectacular Sins, and more than 25 years of his preaching and teaching is available for download at John and his wife, Noel, have four sons, one daughter, and an increasing number of grandchildren.