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RNC: Paul Ryan Speech

We Were Warned…and We Did Not Listen

On January 17, 1961, President Dwight D. Eisenhower gave his final farewell address. In that address, he warned American’s of something new in our country, something that did not exist previously – an armaments industry. In his speech, he warned us of what would happen if the military industrial complex was allowed to grow unchecked. […]

A Speech for Everyday

Henry V is a great movie, and contains one of the finest pre-war motivational speeches I’ve ever seen or heard. You go Shakespeare.

Our Lips and Ears

If you your lips would keep from slips,     Five things observe with care: Of whom you speak, to whom you speak,     And how and when and where. If you your ears would save from jeers,     These things keep meekly hid: Myself and I, and mine and my,     And how I do […]

An Aggressively Inarticulate Generation and (like, you know) Whatever

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December 11

Coarse Jesting

Eph 5:4  Let there be no filthiness nor foolish talk nor crude joking, which are out of place, but instead let there be thanksgiving. (ESV)   It’s quite common nowadays to hear among the more popular, younger preachers a large amount of humor being infused into their messages. It seems that many of these preachers […]

President Obama’s Speech To Students

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