"Two Words for Defeat"
On this day, July 1st, two massive armies collided with each other at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in 1863. About 90,000 troops in the Union Army of the Potomac under the command of General G...
Posted: July 01, 2010, 03:11 PM
"For Lack of Canteens a Battle Was Lost"
Day 2 of the titanic Battle of Gettysburg was on this day, July 2, 1863. This was the battle in which the whole war would be won or lost, and both armies could sense it. Lee's plan o...
Posted: July 02, 2010, 09:50 PM
"We Lost All Our Bravest Men and Gained Nothing But Glory"
July 3rd, 1863 was the last day of the Battle of Gettysburg, although the soldiers on the field did not know it. After two days of "near misses" Lee's Confederate Army of Norther...
Posted: July 04, 2010, 01:10 PM
"What Was It Like That Day?"
What was it like that day? The actual July 4, 1776? A day full of barbeques and baseball games. I bet George Washington was avidly watching World Cup soccer and Benjamin Frankl...
Posted: July 04, 2010, 06:28 PM
"Peeling a Banana With My Toes"
Well, I bet I have your attention now! Yep, the other day I was in a contest to see who could peel a banana with their toes the fastest. It was Vacation Bible School at our church. &...
Posted: July 15, 2010, 08:48 PM
"Not Just Another Empty Quote"
"Silence in the face of evil is evil itself; God will not hold us guiltless. Not to speak is to speak. Not to act is to act." Don't you get tired of slogans and trite...
Posted: July 27, 2010, 07:30 AM
"When the Government is All Powerful"
I'm reading Eric Metaxas' book on the life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer--the German pastor who stood up to the evils of Adolf Hitler. In one section of the book he describes the euthanasia plan ...
Posted: July 29, 2010, 09:27 AM