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Quote for Today

Quote for Today

on March 8, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, People

“The springs of my faith and all my graces; the springs of my life and all my pleasures; the springs of my activity and all its right doings; the springs of my hope, and all its heavenly anticipations, all lie in thee, my Lord.” Charles Spurgeon Charles Spurgeon was a British Particular Baptist preacher. Spurgeon remains highly influential among Christians of […]

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Christian Actor Jim Caviezel Speaks to Liberty University Students: ‘You’re Here for a Reason’

Christian Actor Jim Caviezel Speaks to Liberty University Students: ‘You’re Here for a Reason’

on March 3, 2020, 6:41 AM / in People, Religion

Amanda Casanova | Religion Today Contributing Writer  Actor Jim Caviezel, who portrayed Jesus in the 2004 film “The Passion of the Christ,” told Liberty University students at the college’s convocation that God has given them an “opportunity.” “You’re going to be given a power and an opportunity. You’re here for a reason,” Caviezel said this week at Liberty’s Convocation. “Jesus said, ‘If they […]

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Louie Gohmert On The Life And Death Of Phillip Haney – Trevor Loudon’s New Zeal Blog

Louie Gohmert On The Life And Death Of Phillip Haney – Trevor Loudon’s New Zeal Blog

on March 2, 2020, 7:17 AM / in People

There is a short version of Louie Gohmert’s explanation of Phillip Haney’s death. H/T to Judy By: Vlad Tepes  |  NEW ZEAL Andrew Bostom called and directed my attention to an amazing speech given at the House by Louie Gohmert on the nature, and death of his friend, Phillip Haney. The entire speech is truly excellent and worthy of our time […]

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Meet Declan

Meet Declan

on March 1, 2020, 7:38 AM / in People, Religion

Declan and his sister are best friends. So when he had to come to St. Jude for treatment, she was there by his side every step of the way. Declan has a very best friend in all the world, and it’s his little sister Ellie Reese. “He does not like when she is out of his sight,” said their mom, Abby. […]

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Quote For Today, March 1st

Quote For Today, March 1st

on March 1, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, People

Staat heisst das kälteste aller kalten Ungeheuer. Kalt lügt es auch; und diese Lüge kriecht aus seinem Munde: „Ich, der Staat, bin das Volk.“ Lüge ist’s! Schaffende waren es, die schufen die Völker und hängten einen Glauben und eine Liebe über sie hin: also dienten sie dem Leben. Vernichter sind es, die stellen Fallen auf für Viele und heissen sie […]

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Quote for Today

Quote for Today

on February 28, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, People

“[H]e whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death.” Thomas Paine 1776 Thomas Paine (January 29, 1737 – June 8, 1809) was an English-American political activist, philosopher, political theorist, and revolutionary. One of the Founding Fathers of the United States, he authored the two most influential pamphlets at the start of the […]

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Sharapova retires from tennis

Sharapova retires from tennis

on February 27, 2020, 7:20 AM / in People, Tennis

Tennis star Maria Sharapova announced Wednesday that she was retiring from the sport. Sharapova, 32, won five Grand Slam singles titles, including a win over then top-ranked Serena Williams at Wimbledon in 2004 when Sharapova was just 17. In an essay published in Vanity Fair, Sharapova said she realized the injuries that plagued her career were preventing her from competing […]

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Quote for Today February 27th

Quote for Today February 27th

on February 27, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, People

“But when they bring YOU in before public assemblies and government officials and authorities, do not become anxious about how or what YOU will speak in defense or what YOU will say; for the holy spirit will teach YOU in that very hour the things YOU ought to say.” Jesus, Luke 12: 11-12 Jesus, is also referred to as Jesus […]

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Thoughts to live by…..

on February 25, 2020, 8:32 AM / in Bedtime Stories, People, Religion

Author unknown Tips My Grandmother Gave Me My beloved grandmother, may she rest in peace, used to carry an old notebook with her wherever she went. She would fill it with beautiful thoughts and advice she got from wise people. Throughout my childhood, I would see her writing things down in that little notebook. I always thought they were her […]

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Quote for Today; February 25th

Quote for Today; February 25th

on February 25, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, People

“No government has the right to decide on the truth of scientific principles, nor to prescribe in any way the character of the questions investigated. Neither may a government determine the aesthetic value of artistic creations, nor limit the forms of literacy or artistic expression. Nor should it pronounce on the validity of economic, historic, religious, or philosophical doctrines. Instead […]

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Daredevil dies in homemade-rocket crash

Daredevil dies in homemade-rocket crash

on February 24, 2020, 7:50 AM / in People

Daredevil “Mad” Mike Hughes died over the weekend when his homemade rocket, which he had hoped would one day fly him to the edge of space, crashed outside Barstow, California. He was 64. The rocket’s green parachute tore away just after launch. “Everyone was just stunned and didn’t know what to do,” freelance reporter Justin Chapman, who was present for […]

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Quote for Today; February 23rd

Quote for Today; February 23rd

on February 23, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, People

I have been up to see the Congress and they do not seem to be able to do anything except to eat peanuts and chew tobacco, while my army is starving. Robert E. Lee Robert Edward Lee (January 19, 1807 – October 12, 1870) was an American soldier best known for commanding the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia in the American […]

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Quote For Today, February 22nd

Quote For Today, February 22nd

on February 22, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, People

” We are either a nation of laws, or we are lawless.” Marsha Blackburn The House voted 236 to 191 to cancel legal protections for millions of illegal immigrants. Representative Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) sponsored the measure to overturn President Obama’s executive mandate that seeks to give them legal status. She is an American politician. A member of the Republican Party, […]

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Well done, Billy Graham – you’re home now

Well done, Billy Graham – you’re home now

on February 21, 2020, 3:48 PM / in People, Religion

By Charlie Butts (OneNewsNow.com) Evangelist the Rev. Billy Graham has died at his home in North Carolina at age 99. Some of the most notable people within evangelical Christian circles remember Graham’s impact. Dr. Richard Land, president of Southern Evangelical Seminary (Charlotte, NC) and former head of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, believes that “if there were an evangelical Mt. […]

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Quote for Today; February 21st

Quote for Today; February 21st

on February 21, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, People

It is not democracy but unlimited government that is objectionable, and I do not see why the people should not learn to limit the scope of majority rule as well as that of any other form of government. At any rate, the advantages of democracy as a method of peaceful change and of political education seem to be so great […]

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Quote For Today; February 20th

Quote For Today; February 20th

on February 20, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, People

To prevent government from becoming corrupt and tyrannous, its organization and methods should be as simple as possible, its functions be restricted to those necessary to the common welfare, and in all its parts it should be kept as close to the people and as directly within their control as may be.  Henry George Henry George was an American economic […]

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Quote for Today February 19th

Quote for Today February 19th

on February 19, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, People

Democracy passes into despotism. Plato Plato was a philosopher, as well as mathematician, in Classical Greece. He is considered an essential figure in the development of philosophy, especially the Western tradition, and he founded the Academy in Athens, the first institution of higher learning in the Western world. Along with Socrates and his most famous student, Aristotle, Plato laid the […]

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Quote for Today, February 17th

on February 17, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, People

Where the people fear the government you have tyranny. Where the government fears the people you have liberty. Barnhill, John Basil (1914). “Indictment of Socialism No. 3”

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Meet Maelin-Kate

Meet Maelin-Kate

on February 16, 2020, 6:54 AM / in People

Maelin-Kate was diagnosed with a rare blood disease, but her mom says, “Every day, she finds a reason why it’s the best day ever.” Read her story.

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Today’s Quote: February 16th

Today’s Quote: February 16th

on February 16, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, People

Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys. P. J. O’Rourke Patrick Jake “P. J.” O’Rourke (born November 14, 1947) is an American political satirist, journalist, writer, and author. O’Rourke is the H. L. Mencken Research Fellow at the Cato Institute and is a regular correspondent for The Atlantic Monthly, The American […]

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