Archive for January 23rd, 2019

Lindy and America First

on January 23, 2019, 8:04 AM / in History, Opinion

Good morning, it’s Tuesday, January 23, 2018, and the short-lived government shutdown is over — for now. Today’s date in history serves as a reminder that, to many people, “America First” is not merely an expression of pride in the Unites States and its accomplishments. The phrase also has another, more sinister, historic connotation that its supporters would be wise […]

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Eager For Heaven

Eager For Heaven

on January 23, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

The street of the city was pure gold, like transparent glass. —Revelation 21:21 My neighbor Jasmine, age 9, was sitting on the front porch with me one summer evening. Out of the blue she started talking about her bad choices and how she needed God’s forgiveness. We talked and prayed together and she asked Jesus to be her Savior. Questions […]

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January 23rd in History

January 23rd in History

on January 23, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

January 23 is the 23rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 342 days remaining until the end of the year (343 in leap years). Holidays Bounty Day (Pitcairn Island) Christian Feast Day: Abakuh Marianne of Molokai Emerentiana Ildephonsus of Toledo Phillips Brooks (Episcopal Church (USA)) January 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) National Pie Day (United States of […]

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