The Most Important Decision

Kendall J. Wingrove

READ : Hebrews 13:17 Obey your leaders and submit to their authority. (niv) Former president Dwight Eisenhower once said, “Never let yourself be persuaded that any one Great Man, any one leader, is necessary to the salvation of America. When America consists of one leader and 158 million followers, it will no longer be America.” Our nation’s population has grown considerably since the Eisenhower Administration, and sadly so has the willingness to accept sinful behavior. Immorality advertised every night on …

Courage of Our Convictions

Kendall J. Wingrove

READ : Deuteronomy 7:12 The Lord your God will keep his covenant with you, as he swore to your forefathers (niv) Elections are important because a dedicated public servant can make an impact. As a congressman, John Quincy Adams battled pro-slavery factions in the House of Representatives during the 1840s. To halt discussion on the divisive issue, they passed a series of resolutions that stopped free speech and squelched the right of any citizen to petition the government. The most …

An Indispensable Power

Kendall J. Wingrove

READ : Romans 13:1 The authorities that exist have been established by God. (niv) After the Revolutionary War ended, George Washington spurned opportunities to be king, and instead deferred to the King of Kings. During his 1789 inauguration, Washington requested a Bible, placed his hand on the open book, and took the oath adding, “So help me, God,” when finishing. He needed that assistance. Washington’s presidency was filled with numerous challenges, including tense relationships with Britain and France. There was …