Spurgeon's Sermons

6 Ways to Prepare Sermons Like Charles Spurgeon

September 1, 2016

Charles Spurgeon wore many hats. He was a husband, father, evangelist, author, abolitionist, editor, and college president. By 1884, he had founded sixty-six ministries in London: two orphanages, a clothing drive, a nursing home, a ministry to policeman, and dozens more. But Spurgeon is best remembered as a preacher. Helmut Thielicke said he combined two things: …

10 Public Speaking Tips from Charles Spurgeon

August 30, 2016

Have you ever wondered what Charles Spurgeon’s voice sounded like? After Spurgeon’s death, Edison-Bell Record Company recorded a two-minute audio clip of his son, Thomas, reading an excerpt of his father’s sermon. But Thomas’s voice was was “not quite that of Charles Spurgeon, not quite so strong and not quite so musical” (Fullerton, 167). Besides, Thomas took after …

Before Sermon, At Sermon, and After Sermon

June 28, 1885

Before Sermon, At Sermon, and After Sermon   “Wherefore lay apart all filthiness and superfluity of naughtiness, and receive with meekness the engrafted word, which is able to save your souls. But be ye doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving your own selves.” — James i. 21, 22.   BRETHREN, it is a good thing to …