Monthly Archives: November 2016

Literary Birthday – 30 November – L. M. Montgomery

L. M. Montgomery was born 30 November 1874, and died 24 April 1942 Nine Quotes  Isn’t it nice to think that tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it yet? I am simply a ‘book drunkard.’ Books have … Continue reading

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The Truth About Fidel and Raul By Ted Cruz

There is more than enough evidence to judge the Castros’ legacy for what it is: the systematic exploitation and oppression of the Cuban people. Two decades of “Castro-is-dead” rumors are finally at an end. And the race is on to … Continue reading

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Things I’m Thankful for—Part V

    My sister is here for Thanksgiving. A dishwasher. The Dewey Decimators. A Facebook book club. A puppy who comes when I call him. A new President whose name isn’t Clinton. A window in my office. My mom is … Continue reading

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History of Thanksgiving

In 1621, the Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians shared an autumn harvest feast that is acknowledged today as one of the first Thanksgiving celebrations in the colonies. For more than two centuries, days of thanksgiving were celebrated by individual colonies … Continue reading

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The Story and the Song: A Tribute to Cliff Barrows By Ravi Zacharias

The man who got the world to sing, “This is my story, this is my song,” is now face to face with the One whose story he sang around the world. Cliff Barrows, Billy Graham’s song leader, died at the age … Continue reading

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150-Year-Old Letter Written by Famous Author Found in National Archives By Chris Foster

A simple letter written from a Civil War soldier in Washington, D.C. sat in the National Archives for decades without anyone noticing its significance. The correspondence was somewhat normal and mundane. That is, until the signature of the person who … Continue reading

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Thank God for America By Erick Raymond

I’ve recently been thinking about how thankful I am for the United States. It is certainly easy to take things for granted and focus on some obvious problems, but if we are willing to look, we can find reasons to … Continue reading

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