How John Piper is Spending Retirement

Recently retired pastor John Piper has found a new way to keep himself busy during his retirement: a mobile app entitled Ask Pastor John.”

Each day Piper takes five minutes and answers questions submitted by listeners, sharing his responses through the app, which is available through iTunes. This got Todd and me thinking about a couple of things:

  • This format sounds eerily similar to Ministry Briefing. 
  • This is a great way to leverage available technology.

We’d love to hear your thoughts on this effort, let us know:

How can (or have) YOU leveraged podcasts and apps in YOUR ministry?


About the Author: Matt Steen

I love Jesus, Theresa (my wife), the Redskins & Capitals, and am currently living in Waco, Texas where I am studying the finer points of BBQ (while working on my MDiv and MBA at Baylor University). When not studying, I serve church leaders through and am the Director of Connections for Harris Creek Baptist Church's Downtown Campus.