John Piper challenges fellow baby boomers to forego the American dream of retirement and live out their golden years with a far greater purpose in mind.
They say it's a person's reward for all those years of labor.
"Turn in your time card and trade in your IRAs. Let travel plans and golf-course leisure lead the way." But is retirement really the ideal? Or is it a series of
Rethinking Retirement is a helpful booklet which introduces some important ideas for those who are retired, are thinking about their retirement, or those who minister to them. The book would have been even better if more time had been taken to suggest ideas for applying the principles. Even so this will be the first resource I use to help others think biblically about retirement.
He grew up in Greenville, South Carolina, and studied at Wheaton College, Fuller Theological Seminary (B.D.), and the University of Munich (D.theol.). For six years, he taught Biblical Studies at Bethe ...more