Great poet inspired Reagan with thoughts of freedom

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1730265" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Victor Hugo[/caption] "God is behind everything, but everything hides God," wrote Victor Hugo in his classic "Les Miserables," Book 5, Chapter 4. Born Feb. more…

Top U.S. diplomat: 'We are a professedly Christian nation'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1728225" align="aligncenter" width="600"] John Foster Dulles[/caption] "There is only one defense – a defense compounded of eternal vigilance, sound policies and high courage," stated Secretary of State more…

Texas claimed independence for religious freedom

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1725155" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Alamo, San Antonio, Texas[/caption] "Remember the Alamo!" In 1821, Mexico won its independence from Spain and established a Mexican Republic with a federal more…

'It is the duty of all nations
to acknowledge God'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1718685" align="aligncenter" width="600"] George Washington[/caption] George Washington was born Feb. 22, 1732. Washington was unanimously chosen as the Army's commander-in-chief, unanimously chosen as president of the Constitutional more…

'Stand fast in the liberty wherewith Christ has made us free'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1708045" align="aligncenter" width="600"] William Prescott statue, Bunker Hill Monument, Charlestown, Massachusetts[/caption] After the Boston Tea Party, where colonists threw 342 chests of British East India tea overboard, more…

Startling death turns skeptic into pioneer missionary

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1707825" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Adoniram Judson[/caption] The groans of a dying man kept him awake in the little inn outside New York. But he was hardened to the more…