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Neutrality: A Myth

Written upon the occasion of the banning of the Confederate flag upon the grounds of the museum of the Confederacy at Appomattox, Virginia. By Dr. H. Rondell Rumburg Past Chaplain-in-Chief SCV with closing remarks by Rex Miller “He that is not with me is against me,” declared Jesus Christ the Son of God (Matthew 12:30). […]

Lincoln’s War Against the Bible

By Dr. H. Rondel Rumburg      Abraham Lincoln warred against women, children, the aged and infirmed in the South.  He sent out Sherman, Sheridan, Butler and many others to execute total war upon the defenseless.  He even used human shields.  Long before Saddam Hussein used hostages around his missile and military sites Lincoln used them […]

Legacy of Lee and Jackson

by John Taylor, A Virginian In December 2013, the US Army War College at Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania discovered it had portraits of Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee.1 In the world we live in today, it should not be surprising that somebody was offended that they had such portraits at the Army War College. The […]

Importance of the Rule of Law

Rex Miller       Genesis 1:26,27 says in part: “And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness…So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.” Genesis 1:7 states: “And the Lord God formed man of the dust of […]

Has the American Dream Morphed into Materialism?

By Dr. H. Rondel Rumburg . “Charge them that are rich in this world, that they be not highminded, nor trust in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who giveth us richly all things to enjoy” (1 Tim. 6:17).      Was the American Dream always so materialistic and pragmatic? A materialist is one who […]

Free Black People in the Antebellum South

 by John Taylor, a Virginian Much of the way we now view the War between the States is informed by our simplistic view of the two sides in that conflict: northern “good guys,” out to free the slaves and southern “bad guys” out to keep black people in bondage.  This view of antebellum southern society, […]

Does a National Flag Belong in a Church Sanctuary?

          It is with some trepidation that I present this information to my brothers and sisters in Christ. Facts have become clouded with fiction in the past century or more of misinformation and aggressive indoctrination. So many and varied seeds have been sown of warped humanistic patriotism as to make facts invisible […]

JEFFERSON DAVIS’  GETTYSBURG  ADDRESS

(as it might have been) * Although the 16th** U.S. President’s Gettysburg Address is pretty poetry, its’ embedded falsehoods have led a people into gross error with regards to their history and Constitutional responsibilities. I have taken the liberty of removing the error and have re-named the address after the foremost American President of the […]

Clueless? I think not.

       A cartoon recently came across my desk in which it was intimated that the United States Congress and the White House are completely clueless with regard to events in our economy. That between them they cannot discern appropriate measures to remedy the downward spiral that appears to be driving us into national bankruptcy. […]