Before the West was Won: The World He Found

In the decades leading up to and following 500th anniversary of the discovery of the New World in 1992 the vast preponderance of both academic writers and popular commentators take an overwhelmingly negative view of Christopher Columbus. In fact, these voices are so critical that currently the, “dominant picture holds him responsible for everything that [...]

By |2019-10-14T14:28:50-04:00October 12th, 2019|Categories: Historical Document, Issues and Articles|Comments Off on Before the West was Won: The World He Found

Columbus Wasn’t an Idiot

Modern anti-history portrayals of Columbus enjoy ridiculing him as some sort of first-rate bumbling fool. It simply is definitive, “proof that Columbus was an idiot if he still thought they were in the Indies.”[1] Come on, seriously, who in their right mind would mistake America for India? That’s what maps are for! I mean, they [...]

By |2019-10-12T16:16:23-04:00October 12th, 2019|Categories: Historical Document, Issues and Articles, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Columbus Wasn’t an Idiot

Columbus: God Over Gold

One of the tired old myths promoted by the anti-Columbians (as they might well be called) is that the lust for gold drove Columbus leading him to commit innumerable atrocities. Critics shout that all wickedness was done in Columbus’s “vain pursuit of his obsession for gold.”[i] This accusation gets thrown in with all the others, [...]

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Neil Armstrong’s Certificate of Confirmation

Neil Armstrong (1930-2012) achieved international fame when he became the first person to set foot on the moon in July 1969 as part of the Apollo 11 mission. At the time this historic "giant leap for mankind" was shown on television, the viewing audience was estimated to be 650 million (see video of this first [...]

By |2019-08-08T06:44:58-04:00August 8th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Historical Document, Library|Comments Off on Neil Armstrong’s Certificate of Confirmation

Charlie Duke Handwritten Letter

Charlie Duke landed on the moon with the Apollo 16 mission in April 1972. He is one of only 12 people who have ever walked on the moon. This handwritten letter from June 13, 2001 declares how his relationship with Christ was even more significant than his remarkable and momentous walk on the moon. (You [...]

By |2019-07-24T12:25:32-04:00July 18th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Historical Document, Library|Comments Off on Charlie Duke Handwritten Letter

Astronaut Signatures

Below are signatures by three American astronauts, including the first American to orbit the Earth and two of the 12 people to walk on the moon! 1) Photograph of the Mercury capsule on the U.S.S. Noa (Prime) recovery ship following John Glenn's return to Earth after his Friendship 7 mission. This photograph is signed by [...]

By |2019-07-19T12:12:44-04:00July 17th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Historical Document, Library|Comments Off on Astronaut Signatures

Advice from Thomas Jefferson – “Adore God”

As the Founding Fathers retired and grew old in the nation they had worked so hard to create, many people wrote to them from all over the world for a wide variety of reasons. In fact, it is estimated that Thomas Jefferson wrote at least 19,000 letters throughout the course of his life—and that’s a [...]

By |2019-06-19T07:35:13-04:00June 19th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Historical Document, Library|Comments Off on Advice from Thomas Jefferson – “Adore God”

Abigail Adams’ Letter

Abigail Smith Adams (1744-1818) was the second of three daughters born to a well-respected family, her father being a Congregationalist minister in Massachusetts. [1] Due to her poor health in her early life Abigail had no formal education. [2] In fact, at a time when female education was “neglected” and it had become “fashionable…to ridicule [...]

By |2019-05-22T14:21:35-04:00March 29th, 2019|Categories: Historical Document, Library|0 Comments

Defending Thomas Jefferson – John Birch Society v. Jefferson

The John Birch Society, an advocacy group for a more limited and constitutional government, released a video called concerning Thomas Jefferson called Myth v. Fact, narrated by the Society’s CEO Art Thompson. They argue that Thomas Jefferson was actually an anti-American traitor who tried to take down the American government. As will be seen below, [...]

By |2019-05-22T11:41:32-04:00March 1st, 2019|Categories: Historical Document, Historical Writings, Issues and Articles|Comments Off on Defending Thomas Jefferson – John Birch Society v. Jefferson

George Bush on Prayer

George Herbert Walker Bush (1924-2018) served his country in the military during WWII, was ambassador to the UN (1971-1973), Vice-President (1981-1989), and President of the United States (1989-1993). From the WallBuilders' Collection, below is a handwritten note by him written on the back of a June 1983 calendar that belonged to Barbara Bush that provides [...]

By |2019-02-01T16:53:18-04:00February 1st, 2019|Categories: Historical Document, Library|Comments Off on George Bush on Prayer