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A Bible, we have a Bible

BY T.F. STERN I was reading the comment section of a Christian fellowship group and found it interesting, not surprising; but interesting these good people...

Assyria was the world’s first empire

American Minute with Bill Federer Did you know Assyria was the world's first empire? It was located in what is today Syria and Iraq. It was mentioned...

Napoleon born AUGUST 15, 1769

American Minute with Bill Federer Napoleon was born AUGUST 15, 1769. After his education, he was commissioned in the French military in 1785, and quickly advanced. When...

The SECOND Great Awakening

American Minute with Bill Federer Thomas Jefferson noted in his Memorandum Book: "I have subscribed to the building of an Episcopalian church, two hundred dollars; a...

Bible reading is an education in itself

American Minute with Bill Federer Camelot and King Arthur's Court, Knights of the Round Table, Guinevere, Sir Lancelot, Sir Galahad, and the search for the...

Free exercise of religion

American Minute with Bill Federer Spanish Explorers Hernando de Soto, in 1540, and Juan Pardo, in 1567, traveled inland from North America's eastern coast and...

GREED and the GOSPEL

American Minute with Bill Federer Apostle of the Indies, Bartolome' de Las Casas, died JULY 17, 1566. In 1502, he left Spain for the West Indies,...

Noah Webster on morality, culture and the Bible

American Minute with Bill Federer The earliest human records appeared about 3,000 or 4,000 BC - Sumerian cuneiform on clay tablets in the Mesopotamian Valley. This...

An American Monument

BY T.F. STERN While reading the scriptures this afternoon, in the Old Testament from the Book of Joshua that were part of this past Sunday’s...

William Shakespeare died on APRIL 23, 1616

American Minute with Bill Federer Miguel de Cervantes influenced the Spanish language in the same way William Shakespeare influenced the English language. Born in 1547, Miguel...

Booker T. Washington’s Faith

American Minute with Bill Federer Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr., was assassinated APRIL 4, 1968. Pastor of Atlanta's Ebenezer Baptist Church, he rose to national prominence...

Victor Hugo Born FEBRUARY 26, 1802

American Minute with Bill Federer "God is behind everything, but everything hides God," wrote Victor Hugo in his classic Les Miserables, Book 5, Chapter 4. Born...

Celebrating HANUKKAH – a brief history

American Minute with Bill Federer The origin of lights at this time of year has an important meaning for today. King Cyrus of Persia let the...

Mark Twain wrote Innocents Abroad

American Minute with Bill Federer Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known as Mark Twain, was born NOVEMBER 30, 1835. His first popular story was "The Celebrated Jumping...

Behold

BY T.F. STERN I’d taken this photograph a week ago and posted it on Facebook to share with my friends accompanied by a short but...

The Nashville Statement: Why I Signed It

GEORGE VAN PELT CAMPBELL, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES The Nashville Statement is a recent document addressing contemporary issues of sexuality and affirming traditional Christian views. It...

The Bible and American history

American Minute with Bill Federer During World War I, the thousands to American soldiers heading to France and Belgium were given pocket Bibles with the...

Gutenberg printed the Bible AUGUST 24, 1455

American Minute with Bill Federer Mankind began the invention of "writing" around 3300 BC. Western Civilization wrote on papyrus reeds from the Nile Delta, palm leaves,...

Tennessee – the 16th State

American Minute with Bill Federer Spanish Explorers Hernando de Soto, in 1540, and Juan Pardo, in 1567, traveled inland from North America's eastern coast and...

Helen Keller born JUNE 27, 1880

American Minute with Bill Federer Helen Keller was born JUNE 27, 1880. At the age of two she suffered an illness that left her blind and...

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Destroying the environment to save it

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Pseudo-green energy will wreak devastation, pretending to prevent exaggerated climate harm~ “We had to destroy the village in order to save it.” The...

Thank Goodness Dr. Fauci Does Not Run NASA

BY BOB BARR Blue state governors and blue city mayors are continuing to repeat their “sky-is-falling” outcries that people should be afraid to take a...

Prioritizing climate over pandemics

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~We need a full accounting of what was spent preparing for the ‘climate crisis’ versus COVID~ As of May 20, the United States...

Honoring Their Gift

BY T.F. STERN Gratitude is an interesting human trait.  We say thank you when somebody does something nice for us or gives us a present;...