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The Duke and This Day In History

      On this day in 1979, John Wayne, an iconic American film actor famous for starring in countless westerns, dies at age 72 after battling cancer for more than a decade. The actor was born Marion Morrison on … Continue reading

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A Tribute To Billy Graham

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The (Still) Mysterious Death of Edgar Allan Poe by Natasha Geiling

It was raining in Baltimore on October 3, 1849, but that didn’t stop Joseph W. Walker, a compositor for the Baltimore Sun, from heading out to Gunner’s Hall, a public house bustling with activity. It was Election Day, and Gunner’s … 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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The Sound of Easter

It was still dark as she made her way through the streets toward the outskirts of the city.  It was quiet now but wouldn’t remain so, as thousands had come to Jerusalem to celebrate the Passover Feast.  Soon the streets … Continue reading

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Aunt Susie

On July 4, 2015, my beloved Aunt Susie flew away to Jesus. Words seem inadequate when describing the significance of her life. As I look back over my own life, her influence is unmistakable, and memories flood my mind like … Continue reading

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A Reflection By Elliott Preston Orr

People say with albeit good intentions That if God heals me then His glory will be shown, But people often hesitate to mention The other side of His omniscient throne. For God to show His power through healing Would be … Continue reading

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