Around the time of the American Civil War, Abraham Lincoln was asked if God was on his side. His response is a classic: “Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God’s side, for God is always right.”
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It’s that time of year when praise is heaped on the man many Americans believe is the all-time best United States president. Sadly, they are wrong. It’s hard to be more wrong.
The inauguration is a political affair that also includes spiritual components. In addition to prayer, another tradition is the Bible used for the official oath of office. It’s a tradition that dates back to the very first president.
For generations, this sense of the significance, to humanity, of our existence as a nation was an important part of what inspired people from all over the world to come to America.
It was emphatically not to respect the will of any individual or group of individuals acting to violate unalienable rights endowed by the Creator.
In her speech accepting the Democratic Party’s nomination for President, Hillary Clinton alluded to the events that took place in Philadelphia 240 years ago.
Exactly 105 years ago US President Ronald Reagan was born. The great man made a number of transitions during his..
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On my ride to work, a church sign jumped out at me. It read: “We pray for the atheist, who has..
God’s blessings are only found within God’s boundaries. Can you imagine watching an NFL football game that didn’t have any..
Abraham Lincoln was right when he evoked “the proposition that all men are created equal” as a necessary prerequisite for..
What goes on behind the scenes of a presidential debate or a nightly news show? Most people are unaware of..
Faith and Freedom with Liberty Counsel’s Mat Staver and BarbWire’s Matt Barber… An 11-minute weekday radio program discussing hot topics in..
“Hate-fest interrupted by tornado!” So wrote one of the more creative , following a symposium* sponsored by the Christian Emergency League..
By FRC Senior Fellow Bob Morrison Those were the last words recorded of Thomas Jefferson. He had authored the Declaration..
April 2015 marked the 150th anniversary of Robert E. Lee’s surrender to Ulysses S.Grant, effectively ending the U.S. Civil War,..
By Robert Morrison Some might say he was clinging to his guns and religion. Abraham Lincoln began his Second Inaugural..
“The United States stopped the German military and beat the North Koreans and the Chinese and defeated the North Vietnamese..
America was once known as “the land of the free and the home of the brave”. Today, we are neither…
Joey Adams told a joke that goes like this: Did you ever hear about the ungrateful lady at the beach..
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Imagine with me for a moment if George Washington, John Adams and Thomas Jefferson never existed. Imagine history without Abraham,..
Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin condemns any people. (Proverbs 14:34) The name “Abraham Lincoln” enjoys a boundless shelf life…