Invasion stopped by 'providential' tornado

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1793375" align="aligncenter" width="600"] James Madison[/caption] Called the "Chief Architect of the Constitution," he wrote many of the Federalist Papers, which helped convince states to ratify the Constitution. more…

Reagan fought against
'relentless drive to eliminate God'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1660915" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ronald Reagan[/caption] On March 15, 1941, Franklin Roosevelt warned at the dinner of White House Correspondents: "Modern tyrants find it necessary to eliminate all more…

Einstein influenced by Christianity

by Bill Federer -- Albert Einstein was born in Germany on March 14, 1879. He began teaching himself calculus at age 14. With a doctorate from the University of Zurich, he wrote more…

Women's rights activist: All are equal before God

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1779555" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Susan B. Anthony[/caption] Susan B. Anthony, whose face is on a U.S. dollar coin, a 3-cent stamp and whose statue is in the U.S. more…

Girl Scouts started out with duty to God

by Bill Federer -- Juliette Low began the Girls Scouts, March 12, 1912, in Savannah, Georgia. Chronic ear infections as a child made one ear deaf. A grain of rice thrown at more…

Pennsylvania founded as 'holy experiment'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1774825" align="aligncenter" width="600"] William Penn[/caption] Admiral Sir William Penn fought the Dutch navy in the First Anglo-Dutch War, 1652-54. He captured Jamaica from the Spanish in 1655. more…

Civil War victory sprang
from Christian heritage

by Bill Federer -- The Confederate iron-plated ship Merrimac destroyed two Union boats during the Civil War. The Union responded with the ironclad Monitor. President Calvin Coolidge dedicated a statue to the more…

Supreme Court justice: 'I am not God'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1768465" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.[/caption] "Old Ironsides" is the nickname of the three-masted frigate USS Constitution, the oldest commissioned ship in the world still afloat. more…

Jefferson drafted day of fasting, prayer

by Bill Federer -- Furious at the Tea Party, the King punished Boston. He approved the Boston Port Act, March 7, 1774, effectively closing their harbor to all commerce and ruining their more…

Congress sought Christ for aid in Revolution

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1754705" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Henry Knox[/caption] Henry Knox witnessed the Boston Massacre in 1770. He served on guard duty to make sure no tea was unloaded from the more…