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A return to its roots

Spurgeons children’s charity is rekindling the memory of its founder, discovers Pat Ashworth

THE children’s charity Spurgeons is marking its 150th anniversary with a re-emphasis on its Christian heritage: a rebranding that its chief executive, Ross Hendry, describes as “an intentional move to be more visibly aligned to the Christian faith that is our guiding force. We want to honour what Charles Spurgeon started, and to be honest about how we work, and what we are trying to achieve.”

Charles Haddon Spurgeon (1834-92) was the Baptist pastor of the biggest ...

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