thanksgiving

Jennie Brownscombe, The First Thanksgiving at Plymouth

On Thanksgiving

The American nation, according to G.K. Chesterton, has the “soul of a church.”  When George Washington proclaimed Thanksgiving Day on November 26, 1786, he dedicated it to “the service of that great and glorious Being who is the beneficent Author of all the good that was, that is, or that will be.” The Thanksgiving holiday […]

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The Healing of A Mended Heart

Just over a month ago I underwent open heart surgery; it was the third heart surgery I’ve had and hopefully the last one I’ll need. My previous surgeries happened before I turned two years old, so needless to say I don’t remember them. The scars left by the operations I had as an infant represented […]

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