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Sermon of the Week: No. 445-446, "Resurrection - Christ the Firstfruits"

Oct 29 For Charles Spurgeon the historical reality of the resurrection was unassailable and essential. Not only was the resurrection "exceedingly well attested," it is also the "very basis of our holy faith." For Spurgeon the "silver thread of resurrection runs through all the blessings...and binds them together." In this Sermon of the Week join us as Spurgeon relishes the richness of the resurrection of Christ.

Sermon of the Week: No. 471, " Accepted in the Beloved'"

Feb 11 “The beloved!” Spurgeon relished this “golden name” which the ancient church ascribed to Jesus Christ. Indeed, this “beloved” was the “glory as of the only begotten of the Father” and the “consolation of Israel.” In this Sermon of the Week join us as Spurgeon expounds on the sweetness our beloved Saviour.

Sermon of the Week: No. 502, "A Jealous God"

Oct 15 The jealousy of God made Charles Spurgeon tremble with awe. God could not endure to see a creature "made to wear his crown," or the idols in the hearts of men. Indeed, for Spurgeon  one of the hardest "struggles" of the Christian life was to learn this lesson: "Not unto us, not unto us, but unto thy name be glory." In this Sermon of the Week join us as Spurgeon seeks...

Sermon of the Week: No. 530, "The Chief of Sinners"

Apr 8 For Charles Spurgeon, the Apostle Paul was incomparable among mortal men. He was a “mighty master” and “great teacher” who exhibited “every quality of grace” with “brilliancy,” and yet, Paul saw himself as the “chief of sinners.” Join us in this Sermon of the Week as Spurgeon meditates on God’s great grace in saving great sinners.

Sermon of the Week: No. 552, "Do You Know Him?"

Sep 17 Christ is precious. Spurgeon said of Christ, "I must know him; I cannot live without knowing him." This was because the "goodness" of Christ made Spurgeon "thirst," "pant," "faint," and even "die," from this longing to know "Him." In this Sermon of the Week we will join Spurgeon in reflecting on knowing Christ, the ultimate object of adoration.

Sermon of the Week: No. 603, "Now"

Mar 4 For Charles Spurgeon there was no time like the present. Indeed, he believed that “time present is the only time I may ever have.” When it came to evangelism he believed that “Now is the accepted time,” and that “Now is the day of salvation.” In this Sermon of the Week join us Spurgeon explores the urgency of “now.”

Sermon of the Week: No. 612, "Jesus Washing His Disciples' Feet"

Nov 12 Charles Haddon Spurgeon was amazed by the steadfast love of Christ. The same Christ who was girded "with the towel" would soon be "girt with the bands of death" in order to make propitaiton for his people. Spurgeon knew that "Christ's way of rising was going down" and that his abject humiliation would soon lead to unparalleled glorification. In this Sermon of the Week join us as Spurgeon plumbs the...

Sermon of the Week: No. 621, "'The Precious Blood of Christ'"

Mar 12 In his ministry, even Charles Spurgeon feared “preaching about the gospel” rather than “preaching the gospel.” Join us in this Sermon of the Week as Spurgeon declares the solution to this fear, namely, returning to the "first principle of our faith," the precious blood of Christ.

Sermon of the Week: No. 668-669, "Unity in Christ"

Nov 26 For Charles Spurgeon, Christ’s prayer for the unity of his people was not only his “most tender and touching prayer,” but it also “[opened] up to us his inmost heart.” In this Sermon of the Week join us as Spurgeon unpacks the beauty and implications of unity in Christ.

Sermon of the Week: No. 686, "Obedience Better Than Sacrifice"

Jan 28 Charles Spurgeon fervently believed that “to obey is better than sacrifice,” especially when the command was to “Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ.” In this Sermon of the Week join us as Spurgeon offers a pentrating examination of sinful, neglectful disobedience.