What is Christian Hedonism?

Sue A. Allen

Waiting and enduring is extremely hard. But I promise you–weaning ourselves off the ways of this world and onto the richness of God’s glory is worth it. Do not grow weary in the wait.

We were created with a desire to be happy. There is nothing wrong with this desire. We do not need to repress or deny it. The problem, however, is we are far too easily satisfied with the things of this world. We sell short, rather than holding out for the greater reward.

Christian Hedonism is: God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in him. —John Piper

We all make a god out of what we take the most pleasure in. Christian Hedonists want to make God their God by seeking after the greatest pleasure — pleasure in him.John Piper

You were made for more. There is more.But will…

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