Some of the Christian Inputs to the Declaration of Independence

Gary Amos says of the Declaration of Independence, “The ideas were not Jefferson’s, but the writing was. And it was magnificent.”[1] The important point, too, is that these were Christian ideas. In 1775, an assembly of Presbyterian elders from Mecklenburg, North Carolina, led by Elder Ephraim Brevard (a man who …

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“Endowed by their Creator”

America is predicated on one thing: Our rights come from God. Again, that’s what the Declaration of Independence says. The Constitution is predicated on the Declaration. Our 1776 birth certificate explains why we exist. The Constitution then explains how our government is to work. The Constitution is signed in the …

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Jefferson and Religious Freedom

Regardless of how heterodox Thomas Jefferson’s personal religious beliefs may have become at the end of his life, regardless of where he ultimately chose to spend eternity, regardless of whether or not he was a true Christian, Jefferson helped make a great contribution to humanity in paving the way for greater …

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Update of Some Publicity for the Book

An update on some recent exposure for DOUBTING THOMAS (as of 3/4/15): ——a radio show: Great show everyone. Thank you Jerry and Mark. Here is the podcast. http://www.blogtalkradio.com/americanstatesman/2015/03/04/american-freedom-watch-radio–thomas-jefferson-on-religion Karen Schoen ——another radio show: Thursday, February 19th. Bible Breakfast Club with Pastor Ron Miller on WBFI in Kentucky. The podcast can be …

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Overview of Our Book

There has been a massive shift in the understanding of “the separation of church and state” in America. As a nation, we were founded for religious liberty, but now that freedom seems under attack by the forces of a militant secularism. Just as an example. Recently, in Houston, city officials …

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Some highlights of the book’s publicity so far—“We’ve Only Just Begun”

***11/4/14- Jerry Newcombe posted his weekly column on Jefferson: “Was Jefferson Really a Doubting Thomas?” This was distributed in Jerry’s usual sources: wnd.com, christianpost.com, and townhall.com. Townhall| Columnists | Jerry Newcombe Misreading Jefferson on Church and State Jerry Newcombe | Nov 06, 2014 Unless you’ve been living in a cave lately, you might …

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