We think we know the story of Thanksgiving: the pilgrims landed on Plymouth Rock, faced a harsh winter, famine and disease, and then only with the help of friendly natives learned how to survive. It’s nice for bedtime stories, and feel-good paintings, but it ignores the most important lessons of our early history.
Doing right in our “own eyes” is a recipe for trouble.
Every generation must shrug the vestiges of socialism if we are truly thankful for liberty.
The right of an individual to securely own property is central to Scripture.
On Veterans Day, we should thank those who served… and make sure we are building a republic worth serving.