Monthly Archives: July 2016

The First Lady of the United States on the Importance of Children’s Well-Being

I heard that Michelle Obama received rave reviews for her speech at the Democratic National Convention last night.  I searched the internet for a text of her speech and read it.  These sentences stood out most to me – all … Continue reading

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A Presidential View of Good Government

“It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.” –  Barack Obama  George Washington (Source: Christian Presidential Quotes)

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Jedidiah Morse on the Importance of Christianity to America

“To the kindly influence of Christianity we owe that degree of civil freedom, and political and social happiness, which mankind now enjoys.  …Whenever the pillars of Christianity shall be overthrown , our present republican forms of government – and all … Continue reading

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What Reading the Declaration of Independence Provokes

I read a suggestion that, because it’s July 4th, we should re-read the Declaration of Independence.  It struck me as a good idea, so I did just that.  Read it aloud for my wife and me. I was first reminded … Continue reading

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