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32 Things You Might Not Know About Charles Spurgeon

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January 31, 2013 it will have been 121 years since the great preacher, Charles Haddon Spurgeon passed away. In memory of him I bring to you 32 things you might not know about Charles Spurgeon.1. One woman was converted through reading a single page of one of Spurgeon’s sermons wrapped around some butter she had bought.2. Spurgeon read The Pilgrim’s Progress at age 6 and went on to read it over 100 times.3. The New Park Street Pulpit and The Metropolitan Tabernacle Pulpit—the colle … [Read more...]

11 Things You Might Not Know About C.S. Lewis

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1. He never learned to drive.2. He failed his Oxford entrance exam, twice. He took the Responsions at least two times and failed the math section. He was allowed entrance into Oxford in 1917 because he served in the military.3. J.R.R. Tolkien did not like the Narnia stories. Tolkien did not like the Christian allegory, nor did he like the mixing of myths. It appeared he was fond of Aslan though.4. Aslan is Turkish for “lion.”5. He often addressed Jesus as Aslan in prayer.6. He … [Read more...]


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