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    Lemuel Haynes

    CHARLOTTE - Lemuel means “consecrated to God” and his life was true to his name.  Abandoned by his parents, he was given his name...

    The Fighting Parson

    CHARLOTTE - The role of a pastor is not easily defined.  The Bible makes clear the qualifications required, but the potential responsibilities are many...

    Roger Sherman

    CHARLOTTE - Unfortunately, many United States’ citizens would be challenged to name more than a few of our founding fathers.  However, if we are...

    Constitutional Rights

    CHARLOTTE - Do we have Constitutional rights?  Does the term imply that our governing document is the source of those rights?  Our founding document,...

    Wentworth Cheswell

    CHARLOTTE - “Listen, my children, and you shall hear; Of the midnight ride of Paul Revere…” Although Henry Longfellow’s 1860 poem has aided our...

    John Wise

    CHARLOTTE - In his 1953 book, “Seedtime of the Republic”, Cornell University Professor Clinton Rossiter lists six individuals that he considered to be the...

    Independence Day

    CHARLOTTE - On America’s 61st birthday, our 6th President, John Quincey Adams began his commemorative speech with rhetorical questions: “Why is it friends and fellow...

    John Quincy Adams

    CHARLOTTE - “Duty is ours’, results are God’s” – with that phrase, America’s sixth President answered a question posed by a reporter: why did...

    North Carolina Education

    CHARLOTTE - Section 1 of Article IX of the North Carolina Constitution titled “Education” reads:  “Religion, morality, and knowledge being necessary to good government and the happiness of mankind, schools, libraries, and the means of education shall forever be encouraged.” Obviously, it was presumed that religion and morality were...

    Patrick Henry

    CHARLOTTE - “Give me liberty of give me death!”  Many may recognize these immortal words from March of 1775.  Even a brief review of...

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