National Day of Prayer

In 1620, the Pilgrims had not seen rain for three months. Their crops were failing. William Bradford, their governor, proclaimed a fast. They fasted and prayed and that night it rained, saving them from possible starvation. In 1775, the Continental Congress of the American colonies, issued a proclamation asking all the colonies to fast and pray to God for England …

The Solar Eclipse

America has eclipse fever! Today is the day! You can’t buy a pair of viewing glasses anywhere. Everybody is talking about the eclipse. One guy said to me, “They should have declared a national holiday today because nobody is going to be working.” It’s great that this natural phenomenon has taken America by storm. TV programs, websites, 24-hour social media …