Archive for July 4th, 2008

Obama Reassures Liberal Leader on Faith Based Initiatives

Reprinted by permission of The Christian Post By Jennifer RileyChristian Post ReporterThu, Jul. 03 2008 06:50 PM EDT A leading progressive Christian leader warned Barack Obama of the “failure” of the faith-based program under President Bush which he hopes the Democratic presidential candidate will avoid if elected to the White House. Jim Wallis, founder of […]

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How is Happiness Defined? Part 1

GUEST COLUMN BY ANTON KAISER The Perspectives on Psychological Science journal recently published the World Values Survey (WVS) results. “Researchers measured happiness [in 97 nations] by simply asking people how happy they were, and how satisfied they were with their lives as a whole.” The top three countries with “smiley face” awards were Denmark, Puerto […]

Thousands Celebrate at FreedomFest

Reprinted by permission of The Christian Post By Joshua KimballChristian Post ReporterFri, Jul. 04 2008 08:20 AM EDTTens of thousands of residents from central Florida gathered Thursday to commemorate Independence Day with games, Christian music and fellowship. FreedomFest, which was held this year at Florida Classic Park in Brooksville, Fla., featured popular Christian musician Matthew […]

America: Designed with Godly Intent, Pt 2

Focus on the Family – Dr. James Dobson A legacy of faith is clearly evident in the writing of America’s Founding Fathers. “It’s not the Constitution that will keep America great. What will keep America great is if we obey what God has told us in the Scriptures,” said William Patterson – an American general […]

Unlike the Ice, Global Warming Evidence is Melting

Ah, watch what little evidence anthropogenic global warming have slowly slip through their fingers like melting ice. Actually the opposite, in this case. From the New York Times of all places comes word that Greenland isn’t about to become green again, after all. Seems it’s seasonal, cyclic, or some such non-apocalyptic thing. One of the […]

The Day of Deliverance

American Minute from William J. Federer The Declaration of Independence was approved JULY 4, 1776. John Hancock signed first, saying “the price on my head has just doubled.” Benjamin Franklin said “We must hang together or most assuredly we shall hang separately.” Of the 56 signers: 17 lost their fortunes, 12 had their homes destroyed, […]

The Source of Liberty

BreakPoint – Chuck Colson and Mark Earley Dependence upon God While most Americans know that the Declaration of Independence proclaimed our independence from Britain, few remember that it also declared our dependence on God. Click here to listen From OnePlace.com

Reaping a Family Whirlwind

The Christian Post had an inspiring piece yesterday on pastor Greg Laurie, who came from a broken and messed-up home and through the intervention of God, turned out much better than his circumstances would have normally dictated. Without taking away from the happy ending and uplifting story, Laurie’s story also illustrates why it is so […]

America: Designed With Godly Intent, Part 1

From yesterday’s Focus on the Family broadcast: “Religion is the only solid basis of good morals. Therefore, education should teach the precepts of religion and the duties of man toward God,” said American diplomat Gouverneur Morris, the final man to sign the U.S. Constitution. What is the role of religion in America today? David Barton […]

Letters from War

Letters from War by Mark Schultz

The Price of Freedom

May God bless and be merciful to the United States of America!

The Birth of Freedom

IN CONGRESS, JULY 4, 1776The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America When in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the […]

Barack Obama: Empty Arguments, Empty Theology

Cory over at the Madville Times (aptly named) disagrees with my statements concerning Barack Obama’s denial of Biblical truth about eternal salvation. He does in the same manner he typically uses to disagree with me theologically: bereft of Biblical support. Obama “doesn’t even understand the most basic and foundational tenet of Christianity,” Bob fumes, and […]