Leap Day History

Ancient peoples, for millennia, had used calendars based on the moon, whose lunar cycles incrementally shifted through the seasons. These shifting seasons served as...

When Youth Were Patriots: 21-Year-Old Nathan Hale “I Only Regret That I Have but One Life to Lose for My Country!”- American Minute With...

"I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country" were the last words of 21-year-old American patriot Nathan Hale, who was...

National Day of Prayer: We Have Forgotten God…” Lincoln, “Awful Calamity … May Be but a Punishment … For Our Presumptuous Sins” – American...

President Reagan stated January 27, 1983: "In 1775, the Continental Congress proclaimed the first National Day of Prayer ... In 1783, the Treaty of Paris officially ended the long, weary Revolutionary War during...

Presidents’ Day – George Washington’s Birthday – American Minute with Bill Federer

There have been 46 U.S. Presidents. The tallest was Abraham Lincoln at 6’4” and shortest was James Madison at 5’4”. The heaviest President was William...

Christmas Truce of 1914, “Silent Night” story & selected Presidents’ Christmas Greetings “So CHRISTMAS becomes the only holiday in all the year…”-FDR – American...

When the First World War began, British women suffragists sent an Open Christmas Letter "To the Women of Germany and Austria" imploring peace as the first Christmas of...

“I Heard the Bells…” Christmas Tree, Lights, Poinsettia, Carols, & White House Christmas Celebrations – American Minute with Bill Federer

Continuing through the centuries, courageous missionaries spread Christianity. In the 5th century, St. Patrick evangelized the heathen Druid tribes of Ireland. In the 6th century, St. Augustine of Cantebury baptized 10,000 heathen Anglo-Saxons in...

“Hark! the Herald Angels Sing”-Charles Wesley; and Classic Carols: “Joy to the World,” “Messiah,” “O Come, All Ye Faithful” – American Minute with Bill...

From 1714 to 1718, James Oglethorpe was a military aide under the command of Prince Eugene of Savoy fighting to drive the Muslim Turks out of Belgrade, Serbia. After the battle, at...

CHRISTMAS DAY “The Great Divide for the Timing of All Events on Earth…where the Magnetic Needle of History stands Vertical and Points Up” –...

Christianity is the largest religion in the world, in addition to being the most persecuted. According to Pew Research Center, 2015, approximately a third of the world's population is Christian. Christmas Day could be...

I Heard the Bells…” Christmas Tree, Lights, Poinsettia, Carols, & White House Christmas Celebrations – American Minute with Bill Federer

From the birth of the Church, courageous missionaries spread Christianity. In the 5th century, Saint Patrick evangelized the heathen Druid tribes of Ireland. In the 6th century, Saint Augustine of Cantebury baptized 10,000 heathen...

Christmas Prophecies and Fulfillments “But when the fullness of the time had come, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman … to...

One of the ways God reveals Himself is by prophecies being made and fulfilled. One third of the Bible is made up of prophecies.   In the Old Testament, there are over 350 prophecies which Jesus fulfilled through his birth,...