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Finding shiny things in the Christian tradition since 2016


C.H. Spurgeon

Spurgeon on Security

We have all things and abound; not because I have a good store of money in the bank, not because I have skill and wit with which to win my bread, but because the Lord is my shepherd. Charles Haddon... Continue Reading →

Spurgeon on depression in ministry

Charles Spurgeon shares how depression manifests itself in pastoral ministry.

Spurgeon on Professional Development on a Budget

Spurgeon teaches ministers how to continue to learn and grow in their vocation without much money

Spurgeon’s Prayer for Revival

O God, send us the Holy Ghost. Give us both the breath of spiritual life and the fire of unconquerable zeal. O thou who art our God, answer us by fire, we pray thee. Answer us both by wind and... Continue Reading →

Spurgeon on the Perception of Children

Give me the man around whom the children come, like flies around a honey-pot: they are first-class judges of a good man…the children's friend is one who will be worth knowing. C.H. Spurgeon, Lectures to my Students

Waiting on the Lord

Three things the Lord has taught me about waiting during a season of discernment.

Spurgeon on the Winter of the Soul

C.H. Spurgeon shares how to respond to dead times in our lives

Spurgeon on Fellowship with Christ

C.H. Spurgeon explains what it means to have fellowship with Christ

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