Archive for July 4th, 2018

Whom should you trust? Me, I am the government I have come to help.

on July 4, 2018, 3:41 PM / in Opinion

“All men are created equal, [and] are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights.” Thomas Jefferson Self-Evident. Obvious. Right! It may have been self-evident to the 18th Century common man, but the 21st Century mind is not equally equipped to comprehend its meaning. Russell Longcore said something to the effect that much of the wisdom of the ages has […]

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Independence Day 2018

Independence Day 2018

on July 4, 2018, 9:08 AM / in Opinion

“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed, That whenever any Form of Government becomes […]

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July 4th in History

July 4th in History

on July 4, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

July 4 is the 185th day of the year (186th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 180 days remaining until the end of the year. The Aphelion, the point in the year when the Earth is farthest from the Sun, occurs around this date. Holidays Christian feast day: Andrew of Crete Bertha of Artois Blessed Catherine Jarrige […]

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July 4th

July 4th

on July 4, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

38-year-old King George III ruled the largest empire that planet earth had ever seen. The Declaration of Independence, approved JULY 4, 1776, listed the reasons why Americans declared their independence from the King: “He has made judges dependent on his will alone… He has erected a multitude of new offices, and sent hither swarms of officers to harass our people […]

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True Freedom

True Freedom

on July 4, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Stand fast therefore in the liberty by which Christ has made us free. —Galatians 5:1 In 1776, the 13 British colonies in North America protested the limitations placed on them by the king of England and engaged in a struggle that gave birth to a brand-new republic. The infant nation soon adopted that now-famous document known as the Declaration of […]

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