Orphaned kids going home – to America

by Doug Phillips -- Editor's note: Doug Phillips currently is leading Rescue Haiti's Children, a project of Vision Forum Ministries, in quake-ravaged Haiti. The mission's goal is "to establish a distinctively Christian more…

America finally got her birthday party

by Doug Phillips -- They came from nearly 50 states – 4,000 men, women and children. They came representing diverse denominational backgrounds, skin colors and ethnicities. Some were descendants of the Powhatan more…

America's 1st war for independence

by Doug Phillips -- Exactly 100 years before the members of the 2nd Continental Congress pledged their lives, their fortunes and their sacred honor to the cause of freedom, Jamestown became the more…

Our 1st Founding Father's vision for evangelism

by Doug Phillips -- That this westerne discoverie will be greatly for thine enlargemente of the Gospell of Christe, whereunto the principals of the refourmed Relligion are Chefely bounde, amongt whom her more…

Where did America truly begin?

by Doug Phillips -- Move over, Manhattan. Sayonara, St. Augustine. Poppycock, Popham Colony. Only Jamestown has earned the title: "America's Birthplace." The rest are mere pretenders to the throne. But not everyone more…

Buried treasure in Virginia?

by Doug Phillips -- Deep within the ancient lands of the Jamestown, Williamsburg, Yorktown triangle, rests a treasure of historic proportions. Hidden somewhere near or by the ancient landmarks of our colonial more…

Tax dollars trashing our history

by Doug Phillips -- We have waited for 400 years – and now we have to put up with this? At what should be a crowning moment of blessing, celebration and thanksgiving more…

Who speaks for the American Indian?

by Doug Phillips -- Apparently, the hatchet is not buried. Savage philosophies are fighting for primacy this week in Jamestown. Not surprisingly, a war of words has been launched in conjunction with more…

The enduring legacy of the First Landing

by Doug Phillips -- Four hundred years ago yesterday, the world changed for the better. A cross was planted in the ground and a prayer was offered to heaven. The cross was more…