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"The preacher's job is to minimize his own opinion and explain what the Bible says."



John Piper is founder and teacher of DesiringGod.org and chancellor of Bethlehem College & Seminary. For over 30 years, he served as senior pastor at Bethlehem Baptist Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota. John is the author of more than 30 books, and more than 25 years of his preaching and teaching is available free at DesiringGod.org. John and his wife, Noel, have four sons, one daughter, and an increasing number of grandchildren.

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Bill Williams

commented on May 27, 2013

Excellent definition of preaching. I don't agree with all of his interpretations, but I greatly respect that he takes the word of God seriously, and that he is passionate and emotional about the word of God.

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