Founding Wisdom: 10 Quotes from the Signers of the Declaration of Independence

Take time to appreciate the wisdom that our nation’s founding fathers exhibited and shared. Here are 10 quotes from the signers of the Declaration of Independence.

Calvin Coolidge and the Spirit of the American Founding

John Hendirckson: Calvin Coolidge’s commitment to the Constitution and the principles of the American Founding is also a vital lesson and warning for the nation to take to heart in our current era. 

Marking the 241st Anniversary of Our Independence

This Independence Day we encourage you to take the time to read the Declaration signed 241 years ago that helped birth a new nation.

The Design of Providence

John Jay in The Federalist #2: “The country and this people seem to have been made for each other, and it appears as if it was the design of Providence.”

Christianity & the Fourth of July

Shawn Mathis: Independence Day is a great day to celebrate and an even greater day when the Christian roots of our country’s founding are honored.

Keeping the Spirit of Liberty Alive

Adam Graham: Carry the light of liberty and its memory, and pass it on in hopes that one day (whether in our lifetime or not) the flame may be relit.

The Forgotten Alexander Hamilton

John Hendrickson: Alexander Hamilton is a forgotten conservative statesman, whose ideas can help us solve the great national problems that we face today.

Federalism and the Future of Constitutional Government

To restore traditional federalism, states as well as the people will have to repent of progressivism and return to the principles of the Constitution.

Caffeinated Thought of the Day: Religion the Bedrock of a Strong Nation

Brian Myers: For Witherspoon, the truth of the gospel was not only vital to the Christian faith, but it was necessary to the very foundation of a nation.

Caffeinated Thought of the Day: In The Hands of An Almighty God

Brian Myers: Abraham Clark, signer of the Declaration of Independence, with pleasure entrusted his & his sons’ future into “the hands of an Almighty God.”

Freedom is Never Free

As we celebrate the freedom of our country, let us never forget that freedom is never free. And we have the responsibility to fight for that freedom.

The Declaration of Independence Signed 237 Years Ago Today

In keeping with our tradition on Independence Day we are publishing the…

Guns, History and Evil

Looking at history and at our sin nature it is evident that those who try to control guns in order to prevent violence will only create victims.

About Those Absentee Politicians

Having absentee politicians in Washington, DC may be the best thing that has ever happened to this country. We are better off without the new laws.

How Religion Didn’t Destroy American Politics…Yet

David Shedlock’s post has called to mind a key feature that has…

Further Evidence of Our Cultural Decline: Polling on the Sexiest Founding Father

When I think of our founding fathers a number of things comes…