We were young, immature, selfish, and ignorant. In my Junior High years, me and my friends often played basketball indoors at First Christian Church of Florissant in, of course, Florissant, MO. I don’t remember every detail of this story because it was over a decade ago, but I remember one Wednesday evening me and 10 […]Read more "Shoot Until You Miss: My Fondest Memory of Charles Wingfield"
While preaching at this year’s Passion 2012 Conference, John Piper said that, after the Apostle Paul, St. Augustine has had more influence for Christianity than anyone else. Shocking words, to say the least, but what is more shocking (and encouraging) is Augustine’s testimony on how he came to faith in Christ. He tells the story […]Read more "St. Augustine’s Testimony"
The name Charles Haddon Spurgeon may be a familiar one to you. You may even know that he preached to thousands of people weekly, was the pastor of the largest church in his day, led many people to Jesus, established a school to train pastors in college, wrote over 140 books, built two homes for […]Read more "Charles Spurgeon’s Conversion Story"
Charles Spurgeon was a famous Baptist preacher in the 1800’s and is one of my heroes. He is widely considered to be the “Prince of Preachers” and God used him in many extraordinary ways. On October 7th, 1857, he preached to the largest crowd ever – 23,654 people – at The Crystal Palace in London. […]Read more "The Most Amazing Testimony I’ve Ever Heard"