Posts Tagged ‘Fourth of July’

The Need for Unity

Monday, July 3rd, 2017

When the Founding Fathers first took up the question of independence from England, they appreciated the need for unity among the 13 colonies.  But the outcome of the ensuing debate was by no means assured.  For a time it looked like one or more delegations might oppose the resolution, and the dream of a new […] [Read more]

Defending the First Freedom

Monday, July 1st, 2013

As we approach Independence Day this year, we have an even greater occasion to reflect on the foundational values that helped form our nation – the self-evident truth that we are all endowed by our Creator with certain inalienable rights.  Most especially, given the events of this past week, with the challenge to the truth […] [Read more]