'13 stars and 13 stripes'

by Bill Federer -- On June 14, 1777, the Second Continental Congress selected the flag of the United States. In 1916, President Woodrow Wilson signed the proclamation making June 14 "National Flag more…

Lafayette's unbelievable service to America

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2110795" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Marquis de Lafayette, George Washington at Valley Forge[/caption] Born Sept. 6, 1757, his father died before he was two years old and his mother more…

U.S. remains on perilous Shemitah course

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_2112915" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Lightning strikes the Capitol during June 1 thunderstorm over Washington, D.C.[/caption] With the climax of the Shemitah year now just three months away on more…

Navy chaplain files complaint of Christian persecution

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2110945" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Wes Modder[/caption] A Navy chaplain who came under fire from his commander for speaking of Christian biblical values on homosexuality and marriage – and more…