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Published by Crossway Books in Wheaton, Ill .
Written in English


  • God (Christianity) -- Worship and love,
  • Desire for God,
  • Happiness -- Religious aspects -- Christianity

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Edition Notes

Statementdeveloped by Desiring God.
SeriesJohn Piper small group series
ContributionsPiper, John, 1946-, Desiring God (Minneapolis, Minn.)
LC ClassificationsBV4817 .W49 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination116 p. ;
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23398118M
ISBN 101433502534
ISBN 109781433502538
LC Control Number2009278168

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"When I Don't Desire God" has helped me see my Desiring God in a bit of a different light and helped me in my struggle to fight for joy. Warning: John Piper is not an easy read. It's a commitment all its own just to finish his books/5(). Download When I Don't Desire God by John Piper Online Book PDF PDF eBook. Name of writer, number pages in ebook and size are given in our post. Check here and also read some short description about When I Don't Desire God by John Piper Online Book PDF.   From Desiring God, “For over twenty-five years John Piper has trumpeted the truth that “God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in him.” He calls it Christian Hedonism. The problem is that many people, after being persuaded, find that this truth is both liberating and : Daniel So. I am so hurt I no longer desire God. I don't want to be close to God. I know He holds me and cars for me. But I hurt so much I want to push Him away from me and I want a life of fresh not of spirit I don't even know why I am just not able to connected with God in any way Yes I .

When I don’t desire God: how to fight for joy / John Piper. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and indexes. ISBN 1. God—Worship and love. 2. Desire for God. 3. Happiness—Religious aspects—Christianity. 4. Praise of God. I. Title. BVP57 —dc22 RRD 14 13 12 11 10 09 08 07 06 05 04File Size: KB. Written with the radical hope that all Christians would experience the fullness of life in Christ, this book will help you fight for joy daily by leading you to rediscover the soul-satisfying glory of God. When I Don't Desire God: How to Fight for Joy, Revised Edition () by John Piper5/5(3). When I Don't Desire God: How to Fight for Joy He served for 33 years as senior pastor at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis and is author of more than 50 books, including Desiring God, Don't Waste Your Life, This Momentary Marriage, Bloodlines, and Does God Desire All to Be Saved? Bibliographic information.4/5(12). 46 quotes from When I Don't Desire God: How to Fight for Joy: ‘Preferring anything above Christ is the very essence of sin. Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. When I Don't Desire God: How to Fight for Joy by John Piper 4, ratings, average rating, reviews Open PreviewCited by: 2.