America dedicated to God
from its 1st moments

by Bill Federer -- When British troops descended on Boston, the Continental Congress' first official act was to request Rev. Jacob Duche', pastor of Philadelphia's Christ Church, to open in prayer: "Tuesday, more…

FDR describes World War II as battle of faith

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1638885" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President Franklin D. Roosevelt[/caption] Franklin D. Roosevelt said at Madison Square Garden, Oct. 28, 1940: "We guard against the forces of anti-Christian aggression, which more…

Great U.S. poet declares need for God

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1638625" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Robert Frost[/caption] Two roads diverged in a yellow wood And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And more…

Explorers make Jan. 28 hallowed day in history

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1638215" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Francis Drake[/caption] Seventy-three seconds after lift-off, on Jan. 28, 1986, the Space Shuttle Challenger exploded, killing its entire seven-member crew, which included a high more…

Jews prove critical to founding of America

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1633735" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Statue of Robert Morris, left, George Washington, center, and Jewish financier Haym Solomon, right, in Chicago[/caption] In 1492, Columbus was sent to find a more…

WWII legend: 'I shall return' – with God

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1626475" align="aligncenter" width="600"] General Douglas MacArthur, center[/caption] Douglas MacArthur was born Jan. 26, 1880. He commanded in France during World War I. He was superintendent of West more…

'Father of Chemistry' worked
to evangelize America

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1626185" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Robert Boyle[/caption] The "Father of Chemistry" wanted to evangelize America? And warned of the end? Robert Boyle was born Jan. 25, 1627. He studied more…