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A fun and interactive way to learn in the Presidents Revealed iPad app from The American History Guild

Can you recite the name all 44 of the American Presidents? Could your children tell you highlights of what each one did while in office? When the average person is trying to recite the names of the American Presidents, they usually get lost shortly after Jefferson, leaving a big gap in their understanding of history, […]

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Final Episode in Online History Tour: The Battle at Cowpens

In this final episode in The Valley Forge‘s Online History Tour with our friend Dr. Marshall Foster and battlefield historian Bill Potter, we visit the climatic battlefield of the southern campaign in the War for American Independence and find out how the outcome of this battle led to victory at Yorktown. It’s an encouraging story […]

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John MacArthur: “There is No Hope for a Better World”

If you tell someone he can’t do something, in most cases that person will stop before he even tries. Of course, there are some people who take the impossible as a challenge and use the impossible as an incentive to work hard to disprove the critics. Many of the advances in science, technology, and everyday […]

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Massachusetts and Some of Its God History

The atheist organization The Freedom From Religion Foundation is demanding that the Wayland High School band “stop playing ‘God Bless America’ at school functions because it violates separation of church and state.” The Massachusetts’ school officials are ignoring the group’s threats, and for good reason. First, the First Amendment prohibits “Congress” from establishing a religion. […]

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How an army of citizens in one battle turned the tide of the War for American Independence

Can you imagine a major battle in an American War today being fought by an army of organized citizens who have well-trained themselves in the exercise of their Second Amendment rights? That’s exactly what you had in the battle at King’s Mountain in South Carolina in the War for Independence! See this newest episode with […]

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Were the founding fathers egalitarians? What did they mean by “all men are created equal”?

Did they mean that all men are equal in all matters? For example, did they mean that all men were born into equal social position? Did they mean that all men are born into equal financial situations? Experience would deny those interpretations. The founders themselves recognized from their own experience in many of their writings that different men were born into different situations. […]

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Historians Bill Potter and Dr. Marshall Foster Introduce us to the Forgotten Christian Patriot Families from the War for Independance

We’ve heard about the famous military leaders and politicians who were heroes in the War for American Independence. But in this newest episode of The Valley Forge Online History Tour, battlefield historian Bill Potter (of the “Providential Battles” series) and Dr. Marshall Foster (seen on Kirk Cameron’s film “Monumental”) take us to a graveyard in […]

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1776: Providence & Perseverance — How George Washington Won the War

We remember 1776 as the year the Founding Fathers signed the Declaration of Independence. We remember the ideals embodied in that eloquent document. But few of us realize the sacrifice the soldiers of the colonial army endured to birth those eloquent ideals into reality. Few of us realize how close we came to losing again […]

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Preoccupied with the Antichrist

Dr. Michael Yousseff is an Egyptian-born American and founding rector of The Church of The Apostles. His messages are broadcast 3,800 times a week into 200 countries through Leading the Way Ministries. He holds a PhD from Emory University in Social Anthropology. Church of the Apostles is a magnificent church that has an old-world cathedral […]

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How God Used Margaret Thatcher to Turn the Tide of the Twentieth Century

“In war, as in economics, it was [Prime Minister Thatcher’s] moralistic certainty, not her gender, which set her apart from her male colleagues, enabling her to grasp risks they would have baulked at.” John Campbell, The Iron Lady 192 (Penguin Books, 2009). Two principled political leaders of Great Britain in the last century rescued not only their own […]

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George Washington: The Christian

When we speak of the Christianity of George Washington, we should clarify both what we mean and what we do not mean. We do not mean that George Washington was a modern-day evangelical. He did not shop at Family Christian Bookstores. He did not attend Wednesday evening church. He did not listen to Steve Green […]

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Ghost Ship? Battlefield Historian Bill Potter Goes on Board the U.S.S. Yorktown in Episode 4 of the Online History Tour

After sinking the U.S.S. Yorktown in the battle of Midway, the Japanese thought they saw a ghost ship when the carrier appeared again in battle a few months later. Do you know why? Find out in episode 4 of the Online History Tour. In this episode, battlefield historian Bill Potter takes us on board the […]

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