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Providential Destiny and Duty or Not? — Steve Farrell

THEY WERE BELIEVERS WITH STEVE FARRELL Did the establishment of the United States, this ‘light on the hill’ republic, come about by mere chance or...

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...

The Spanish Armada, Divine Providence and Pilgrims?

American Minute with Bill Federer Spain led the Holy League to defeat the Muslim Ottoman Turkish Navy at the Battle of Lepanto near Corinth, Greece,...

British Troops Occupy Boston

American Minute with Bill Federer Henry Knox witnessed the Boston Massacre in 1770. Henry Knox served on guard duty to make sure no tea was unloaded...

The Battle of Princeton – JANUARY 3, 1777

American Minute with Bill Federer Frederick the Great of Prussia called these ten days "the most brilliant in the world's history." After winning the Battle of...

America and The Hand of Providence

American Minute with Bill Federer Catherine the Great of Russia (1729-1796) rebuffed King George III's requests and bribes to have Russia side with Britain during...

James Warren died NOVEMBER 28, 1808

American Minute with Bill Federer Did Anti-Federalists foresee the likes of Castro, Kim Jong-un, King Abdullah, Mugabe, Omar al-Bashir, Idi Amin, Pol Pot, Ho Chi...

Days of Thanksgiving Worth Remembering

American Minute with Bill Federer The Pilgrims fled England because of religious persecution and lived in Leiden, Holland from 1609 to 1620. Each October, Leiden, Holland,...

British General Burgoyne surrendered OCTOBER 17, 1777

American Minute with Bill Federer Her beautiful, long hair was scalped off her head by Indians after she was shot. This was the fate of Jane...

The War of Jenkins’ Ear

American Minute with Bill Federer In 1731, a Spanish commander cut off the ear of British Captain Robert Jenkins and told him to take it...

Three cigars changed the course of history

American Minute with Bill Federer The Confederate Army was unstoppable - within weeks of winning the Civil War. General Robert E. Lee had won the Second...

The United States is THE WORLD’S BEST HOPE…

American Minute with Bill Federer "Done...the SEVENTEENTH DAY of SEPTEMBER, in the year of our LORD one thousand seven hundred and eighty seven." This is the...

The Battle of Fort McHenry

American Minute with Bill Federer On SEPTEMBER 13, 1814, just weeks after they burned the U.S. Capitol, British forces attacked Baltimore, Maryland--the third largest city...

French and Indian War

American Minute with Bill Federer In the decades prior to the Revolutionary War, tensions arose between the two largest global powers: Britain, led by King...

Ben Franklin: Have We Now Forgotten That Powerful Friend?

Liberty Letters, Benjamin Franklin In the beginning of the contest with Great Britain, when we were sensible of danger, we had daily prayers in this...

Battle of Bunker Hill, JUNE 17, 1775

American Minute with Bill Federer "Don't Shoot Until You See the Whites of Their Eyes!" commanded Colonel William Prescott, repeating the order of General Israel...

Divine Providence – an expression of Americanism

American Minute with Bill Federer "In 1775, the Continental Congress proclaimed the first National Day of Prayer ... In 1783, the Treaty of Paris officially ended...

Boston Harbor, Cannons and Providence

American Minute with Bill Federer Henry Knox witnessed the Boston Massacre in 1770. Henry Knox served on guard duty to make sure no tea was unloaded...

The Battle of Cowpens

American Minute with Bill Federer "The bloody butcher" is what colonists called British Colonel Banastre Tarleton. He let his dragoons bayonet and hack hundreds of surrendering...

Providence’s Hand in America

American Minute with Bill Federer After losing the Battle of Brooklyn Heights, August 27, 1776, the Continental Army was driven out of New York, across...

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