In 1914, Ernest Shackleton and a team of explorers set out from
England to do something that no one before had accomplished—cross Antarctica
from one side to the other across the South Pole. Disaster struck when the
team’s ship, Endurance...
In 1999 John F. Kennedy Jr. flew his small airplane from New
York City to his family home in Massachusetts for a wedding. On board were his
wife Carolyn and her sister. Though Kennedy was a licensed pilot, he had not
yet been approved for...
In 1985, for the first time in more than fifty years, Congress
authorized the issue of official US government gold coins. Beginning in 1986
these new coins came on the market. Each of these American Eagles, as they are
known, is guaranteed by the...
Gipsy Smith told of a man who said he had
received no inspiration from the Bible although he had “gone through it several
times.” “Let it go through you once,” replied Smith, “Then you will tell a
“I would recommend you either believe God up to the hilt, or
else not to believe at all. Believe this book of God, every letter of it, or
else reject it. There is no logical standing place between the two. Be
satisfied with nothing less than a...
In one Peanuts comic strip Sally was struggling with her memory verse for Sunday. She
was absorbed in her thoughts trying to figure it out when she remembered, “Maybe it was something from the book of Reevaluation.”
“You may talk about power; but, if you neglect the one Book that
God has given you as the one instrument through which He imparts and exercises
His power, you will not have it. You may read many books and go to many
conventions and you may have...