This book records different events in the life of the prince of preachers, Charles Haddon Spurgeon. Beginning with how the Spurgeon family came to reside in England, the book weaves its way through the story of Spurgeon's life. Oftentimes, the author stops to insert letters to or from Spurgeon and details of the minister's life that might prove to strengthen or admonish the reader. Interesting and personal, this volume zooms in on different aspects and times of Spurgeon's life.
About the Author
James J. Ellis was a student at Pastors' College and an acquaintance of the Spurgeon family. He was the author of multiple biographies including one on John Wesley and another on Abraham Lincoln.