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Let’s start over, shall we? — Thomas Jefferson Leadership

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP My dearest Anne I do not know whether it is owing to your laziness or mine that our letters have been so long...

To the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States, May 1789—George Washington

THEY WERE BELIEVERS, GEORGE WASHINGTON On May 26, 1789, the General Assembly of Presbyterian Churches in the United States meeting in Philadelphia, PA sent an...

Resting Place of a Humble Man

PAUL G. KENGOR, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES William P. Clark died two years ago last month. When he passed, I wrote a tribute at...

Weekly Story: What Hath God Wrought?

Weekly Story Samuel Morse relates the story of the first use of his invention.   I need only add that no words could have been selected more...

Let’s Have Some Humility

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY A new book called Humility focuses on five historical figures who remained humble, even though they had every reason to become arrogant....

Spirit of Power, Love, & of a Sound Mind – Benjamin Colman

CALLED UNTO LIBERTY, FOUNDING ERA SERMONS, BENJAMIN COLMAN A spirit of peace and love, meekness and humility, candor and gentleness; whereby persons are ready to...

John Adams: The Constant Endeavor of Self-Reformation

They Were Believers, John Adams All day in high health and spirits. Writing Tillotson. That comet which appeared in 1682 is expected again this year;...

The Weak Things of the World Shall Come Forth

New World Witness for Jesus Christ 19 The weak things of the world shall come forth and break down the mighty and strong ones,...

Making Weak Things Strong, the Lord’s Way

New World Witness for Jesus Christ 27 And if men come unto me I will show unto them their weakness. I give unto men...

A Nation Raised up of God, A Debt of Honor, A Plea for Union

Liberty Letters, George Washington, 1783 CIRCULAR LETTER ADDRESSED TO THE GOVERNORS OF ALL THE STATES ON DISBANDING THE ARMY Headquarters, Newburgh, 8 June, 1783. Sir, The great object,...

Considering Ourselves Fools Before God

New World Witness for Jesus Christ And whoso knocketh, to him will he open; and the wise, and the learned, and they that are rich,...

If My People Shall Humble Themselves

Old World Witness for Jesus Christ If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and...

George Washington Commander-in-Chief Again!

American Minute with Bill Federer After George Washington's two terms, John Adams was elected the second President. The situation with France had changed from the time...

Our Hearts Knit as One

A Way of Life, President Henry B. Eyring My beloved brothers and sisters, it is a joy to be gathered with you on this Sabbath...

Humility as a Virtue

by Mortimer J. Adler, Ph.D. Religious leaders are always preaching the virtue of humility to us. It is supposed to be wrong to push ourselves...

Don’t Do Anything Stupid — T.F. Stern

By T.F. Stern,   Years ago, don’t think I’m supposed to start off a sentence like that; but years ago a few of my close friends...

Adversity

A Way of Life, Henry B. Eyring With all the differences in our lives, we have at least one challenge in common. We all must...

Humble Yourselves Before The Lord

American Scripture But that ye would humble yourselves before the Lord, and call on his holy name, and watch and pray continually, that ye may...

We Have Forgotten God — Abraham Lincoln — American Minute

Intoxicated with unbroken success, we have become too self-sufficient to feel the necessity of redeeming and preserving grace, too proud to pray to the God that made us! It behooves us then to humble ourselves before the offended Power, to confess our national sins and to pray for...forgiveness.

St. Patrick: Missionary to Ireland — American Minute

Inspired by a dream, Patrick returned to Ireland, confronted the Druids, converted Chieftains, and used the three-leaf clover to teach the Trinity. Baptizing 120,000 and founding 300 churches, he gave all the credit to God.

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