Posts Tagged ‘Pilgrims’

Keeping the Meaning of Thanksgiving Alive

By Wendy Griffith CBN News Anchor / Reporter Millions of Americans are celebrating Thanksgiving today, a holiday tradition that dates back hundreds of years. But some say there’s an attempt to remove the religious significance from this great American holiday. President Abraham Lincoln made Thanksgiving official in 1863. He proclaimed the last Thursday in November […]

The Real Thanksgiving Story: A Failed Experiment in Socialism

The following is a reprint from the “Foundation for Economic Education” In the middle of December 1620 the Pilgrims landed at Plymouth Rock, leaving behind the sinfulness of the “old world” to make a “new Jerusalem” in America. Three years later, in November 1623, they had a great feast thanking God for getting them through […]