Category Archive: Religion

Peter Marshall: A Prayer For The Nation

To Thy glory was this Republic established. For the advancement of the Christian faith did the Founding Fathers give their life’s heritage, passed down to us. We would pray that all over this land there may be a return to the faith of those men and women who trusted God as they faced the perils …

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Friday Psalm: 3 – God helps His troubled people

  A Psalm of David – Confidently trusting God for protection and peace   1 Lord, how they have increased who trouble me! Many are they who rise up against me. 2 Many are they who say of me, “There is no help for him in God.” Selah 3 But You, O Lord, are a …

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A Tribute To Ronald Reagan On His 101st Birthday

    Today February 6, 2012 marks what would be the 101st birthday of President Ronald Reagan. Phil Boehmke writes a good blog entry at American Thinker about Reagan’s oft stated philosophy of the nature of government, not at all unlike that of the majority of the nation’s founders – “Reagan 101”. In this critical …

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Spirit & Heritage In Song – ‘Come, Thou Fount Of Every Blessing’ – 1758

  Both the words and music are of English authors. But the song has been a favorite of generations of Americans drawn by the song’s expression of longing for God’s presence, forgiveness of sin, fount of “every blessing”.     Come Thou Fount Of Every Blessing ..is a Christian hymn written by the 18th century …

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Heritage & Spirit In Song – ‘It Is Well With My Soul’ – 1873

Anna Spafford

A piece of American music that has given voice to the heartache of millions worldwide who have suffered life’s travails and losses, at the same time offering the balm of trust in God and of seeing lost loved ones again in eternity.   “It Is Well with My Soul” is a very influential hymn penned …

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Presidents Prayers And The Prosperity Of The Nation

John-Adams

  Presidents and their prayers Every culture in human history has practiced some form of prayer for various purposes to deities, spirit, higher principles or collective consciousness. A definition of prayer is: 1. a devout petition to God or an object of worship. 2. a spiritual communion with God or an object of worship, as in supplication, thanksgiving, adoration, or confession. 3. the act or practice of praying  to God or an object of worship. In the English language the word has its origin in the period of 1250-1300 AD …

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Why Has The American Entertainment Industry Attempted For Decades To Degrade Young People?

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Movies, music, concerts, video games: decades of sex, violence, alcohol/drug abuse, disrespect for family, parents, self, others and religion, broken lives. Should we be surprised at problems in society? Do other nations so deliberately degrade their populace? “Is MTV a purveyor of kiddie porn? The Parents Television Council wants to find out. The media watchdog …

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The Bible: “The Salt Of The Earth” – Seasoning The English Language & Culture

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Though it is read far less than it used to be, the Christian Bible in various translations such as the 400 year old King James version shaped and molded like no other book the language and culture of the English speaking people.

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