The Knowledge of God: Something to Aggressively Be Sought After

29 Nov

Quote from John Piper’s book, When I Don’t Desire God: How to Fight for Joy.

Available for free here in pdf format at Desiring God ministries.

I have the profound sense that many people who complain of not being able to rejoice in God treat the knowledge of God as something that ought to be easy to get. They are passive. They expect spiritual things to happen to them from out of nowhere. They don’t grasp the pattern of the Bible expressed in Proverbs 2:1-6 (p. 121).

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