Posts from March 2020

Posts from March 2020

Recommended Reading List

With the UK and much of the rest of the world in total lock down, many people find themselves with some precious spare time on their hands. Time to engage in the lost art of reading! If you are wondering where to start, here is a list of highly recommended books, kindly submitted by Eugene Higgins (New Jersey, USA), who has often preached at HGH over the years and is a widely read Bible teacher: BIOGRAPHIES George Müller of Bristol:…

Fear, Frailty and Faith in a COVID-19 World

Fear, Frailty and Faith in a COVID-19 World 21st Mar 2020 The busy jovial self-employed painter I met yesterday in the decorating supplies shop was having none of it. “I won’t be getting the virus. I’m immune to everything. I’m even immune to work!” I smiled at his dark British humour, inwardly wondering if he was really more worried than he was letting on. The Romanian cleaner I met earlier in the day was, I think, more honest. “We are…

Climate Change, Covid-19 and Mounting Global Debt…Where Will It All End?

With our world in turmoil over COVID-19, climate change and ever increasing global debt, many are beginning to wonder, “What is planet earth’s long term future?”. In the series of presentations below, experienced Bible teacher and evangelist Eugene Higgins (New Jersey, USA) explains what the Bible has predicted will happen from now till the end of time. Because the Bible is God’s Word, it has a 100% track record on predicting the future. These accurate Biblical presentations about the Bible’s…

Spurgeon on the Cholera Outbreak of 1854 and 1866

The Victorian era preacher Charles Haddon Spurgeon (1834-1892) began preaching in London in April 1854. Later that year our capital city suffered an outbreak of cholera in which 600 people died, with a mortality rate of over 12% in parts of the city. Another outbreak in 1866 claimed a further 5,596 lives. Spurgeon visited many of the sick and dying and spoke at multiple funerals. He often addressed the issue of the outbreaks in his sermons. The following selected quotes…

A Biblical Perspective on COVID-19

Dr. A. J. Higgins M.D. (New Jersey, USA) draws key lessons to be learned from the Covid-19 outbreak: It is inherent in human nature to always search for a “meaning” to everything. To feel a victim of random, meaningless events, to be a cork bobbing in the sea of life’s uncontrollable events, is to be reduced to a sense of futility and near despair. While I would not profess to find meaning in the events which are occurring over COVID-19,…