The Real Meaning of Independence Day

It’s Friday, July 4, 2014, and Americans everywhere are firing up their grills and pulling out their stockpiles of technicolor ordnance to celebrate Independence Day. For most, eating too much meat and watching fireworks with the kids is about as far as this celebration will go. And most will never really consider what we are celebrating. Yesterday, I was at a fireworks display with my kids, and the announcer said today was all about being thankful for the armed forces—for those people who Read more […]

Sheriff Says He’ll Pray at Rally on July 4th Regardless of ACLU Objections

Once again we have the anti-Christian ACLU up in arms because a 4th of July rally will be held on the property of Bossier Parish in Louisiana. The rally is called the In God We Trust rally and is scheduled to feature patriotic music, free food, children’s activities and prayer, hence the crux of the bee in the ACLU’s bonnet. Bossier Parish Sheriff Julian Whittington is hosting the second annual rally on parish property, but says that no public money is being used for the event. Even though Read more […]