How 'the bloody butcher' met his bloody end

by Bill Federer -- "The bloody butcher" is what colonists called British Colonel Banastre Tarleton. He let his dragoons bayonet and hack hundreds of surrendering Americans at Buford's Massacre during the battle more…

Amazing life of amazing medical missionary

by Bill Federer -- Albert Schweitzer was born Jan. 14, 1875, in a village in Alsace, Germany. The son of a Lutheran-Evangelical pastor, he won acclaim at playing the organ. He earned more…

What must happen for freedom to continue

by Bill Federer -- A grandson of Princeton president Jonathan Edwards, he could read at age 4 and entered Yale at 13. He was a chaplain in the Continental Army until his more…

The 'Bible' that freed slaves

by Bill Federer -- He was one of the most popular preachers in American in the middle 1800s. His sister, Harriett Beecher Stowe wrote the anti-slavery novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin" in 1852. more…