Faith infused Articles of Confederation

by Bill Federer -- What was the government in the United States before the U.S. Constitution was written? It was the Articles of Confederation and Perpetual Union, introduced into the Continental Congress more…

Signer of Declaration of Independence lost all

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1741125" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Richard Stockton[/caption] Richard Stockton signed the Declaration of Independence. His brother-in-law, Elias Boudinot, was president of the Continental Congress for a term, signed the more…

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…