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Small Beginnings: C. H. Spurgeon at Waterbeach

Aug 8 Before he was the pastor of the largest of church in London, president of the Pastors’ College, founder of an orphanage and dozens of other charitable institutions, C. H. Spurgeon pastored a small Baptist church in the village of Waterbeach. Joins us as Geoff Chang offers a look into the early years of C. H. Spurgeon.

Spurgeon and the Hurricane of 1878

Aug 29 Since last Sunday, Hurricane Harvey has pummeled the Gulf Coast of Texas with winds raging up to 130 miles per hour. Five people have lost their lives, 30,000 have sought shelter, and Houston—America’s fourth largest city— has become ground zero for rooftop evacuations and helicopter rescues. Our prayers continue to be with those who have lost loved ones, and for those deprived of food and shelter. Charles Spurgeon can offer...

Spurgeon Can Help Your Depression

Nov 9 The fact that you are reading this article indicates with a high degree of certainty that you have been depressed. If this is the case, you should be encouraged to know that you are not alone. The one we dub the “Prince of Preachers” was just that because he was also the “Prince of Pain.” Depression was not merely “dullness, inertia, pessimism, and deep unhappiness,” as many of his Victorian...

Spurgeon for Doubting Christians

Feb 13 Do you doubt God’s love for you? Do you doubt the security of your salvation? Let this old Victorian preacher point you to Jesus Christ, the full expression of divine love and the purchaser of rock-solid salvation. 

Spurgeon on Proclaiming Christ in a Modern Age

Mar 22 Spurgeon preached with a theological vigor and courage that was not often seen in his day. Will you follow his example?

Spurgeon on the Church’s Fight for the Truth

Mar 20 During the hardest time of his life, Charles Spurgeon's church supported him and strengthened him. Here are five ways Spurgeon called the army of the church to engage in her mission.

Spurgeon on the Entertainment-Driven Church

Mar 13 Spurgeon rightly warns us of the danger in wielding Christ’s bride as a tool for frivolous amusement.

Spurgeon on the Hope of Heaven

May 3 What comes to your mind when you think of heaven? 

Spurgeon: Santa or Scrooge? And 5 Thoughts for Your Christmas Day

Dec 25 When it comes to Christmas, was Charles Spurgeon a Santa or a Scrooge? Here's what Spurgeon really thought about the holiday and some takeaways for your own Christmas day.

Spurgeon's Evangelical Activism

Mar 7 What does it mean to be evangelical? To find out, join us today in our first installment of our examination of David Bebbington's "Evangelical Quadrilateral" as Timothy Gatewood explores evangelical "activism" through the life and legacy of Charles Haddon Spurgeon.