By Rev. Mark Creech Christian Action League July 2, 2021 The story has been told and retold. It’s been said that Benjamin Franklin had just walked outside of Independence Hall after the Constitutional Convention in 1787 when someone inquired, “Doctor, what have we got? A republic or a monarchy?” Franklin is said to have responded: […]
Long Live the Declaration of Independence!
By Rev. Mark CreechChristian Action LeagueJuly 3, 2020 In his fascinating book, Takedown: From Communists to Progressives, How the Left Has Sabotaged Family and Marriage, Paul Kengor introduces his readers to the English utopian-socialist, Robert Owen. Owen is one of the first among characters during the 19th century who helped lay the foundation for socialist […]
My Vision a Year Ago of the Current Coronavirus Crisis
By Rev. Mark CreechChristian Action LeagueApril 24, 2020 Many who know me, and regularly follow my writings, remember a report from me about a health scare that I suffered in July of last year. After finishing a speech at an Independence Day celebration in downtown Yadkinville, North Carolina, I became slightly confused, my blood pressure […]
It Should be Called, ‘Declaration of Independence Day’
By Rev. Mark Creech Christian Action League July 3, 2019 July 4th, it is the main national holiday of the United States. We call it Independence Day. Alan Keyes, former ambassador during Reagan days and conservative political activist, pundit, and author today, says it really ought to be called “Declaration of Independence Day.” “It’s the […]