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A Soldier for the Sovereign

“He teacheth my hands to war; so that a bow of steel is broken by mine arms.”--2 Samuel 22:35 Over the centuries most conservative Christian theologians have taught that the existence of a military force can be justified if certain factors are involved. Augustine developed a specific list of reasons to justify warfare in particular,… Continue reading A Soldier for the Sovereign

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The Price of Freedom

D-Day: June 6, 1944 Before sending Joshua into battle, the Lord had a Great Commission to give. It is not unusual for commanders of an army to give words of exhortation to comfort and challenge the soldiers. On the eve of June 6, 1944 General Dwight D. Eisenhower visited the Allied troops. With soldiers surrounding… Continue reading The Price of Freedom

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A Soldier’s Christmas Poem

“In peace I will lie down and sleep, for you alone, Lord, make me dwell in safety.” (Psalm 4:8) Here in America, Christmas will be celebrated in peace because brave men and women in uniform are standing vigilant to protect our freedom and personal security. May they never be forgotten. “The embers glowed softly, and… Continue reading A Soldier’s Christmas Poem