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Lincoln Comforted a Grieving Mother Over the Loss of Her Sons

President Lincoln Comforted a Grieving Mother Lincoln Grieved Over the Loss of His Own Son Willie  President Abraham Lincoln and First Lady Mary were not exempt from suffering. In 1862, after the death of their son Willie, Lincoln looked to … Continue reading

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NEVER GIVE UP!

Chattanooga, TN 1863 The Chattanooga Rebel. On July 2, 1863 an article appeared which read: “Whenever you hear an excited individual proclaiming on the streets the approach of several millions of Yankees to burn some bridge or take some village, … Continue reading

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“Safe in Batttle as in Bed”

Safe in Battle as in Bed General Stonewall Jackson The courage of Civil War leader Stonewall Jackson on the battlefield can be a lesson for us believers. Historian Mark Brinsley wrote: A battlefield is a deadly place, even for generals; … Continue reading

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The NRA Has A Brilliant Idea That Makes Sense

The NRA is using some practical, down to earth, good sense when it comes to battling the violence perpetrated on our schools. They are proposing to place armed officers in every school in America. They are suggesting volunteers. That would … Continue reading

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“I Heard The Bells on Christmas Day; The Story Behind the Song

The famous poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow lived during our nation’s bloody Civil War. While living in Massechusetts, Longfellows beloved wife Fanny decided to trim the locks of her daughter’s hair on a hot July day. Fanny decided to save the … Continue reading

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The Crisis in Connecticut, 28 Dead

The recent shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary school has been termed as a senseless act of violence. A more correct terminology for the tragedy is that it was a hideous, ugly act of violence and aggression by a 20-year-old who undoubtedly … Continue reading

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Abraham Lincoln Quotes “And in the end, it’s not the years in you life that count. Its the life in your years.” “I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.” “Whatever you are, be a good one.” “I … Continue reading

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