Author Archive | Bobbie Ames

God & Country: Christian Self-Government with Union— The Birth of American Federalism

December 2018 President Ronald Reagan and both houses of Congress united in proclaiming 1983 as the Year of The Bible.[1] The president and a Joint Resolution of the Congress undertook the dynamic purpose of embracing the influence of the Bible in the founding of our nation. Biblical teachings inspired our Founders to establish Christian self-government […]

Continue Reading 0

What Is an American, This New Man in World History?

Patrick Henry, speaking in the Continental Congress, 1774, declared; “The distinctions between Virginians, Pennsylvanians, New Yorkers, and New Englanders are no more. I am not a Virginian, but an American.”  In a letter to Rufus King, Alexander Hamilton expressed these same convictions. “We are laboring hard to establish in this country principles more and more […]

Continue Reading 0

The Battle for the Mind

[This article is an excerpted chapter from the timely and critically important book on America’s Christian heritage and the materialist effort to destroy it—Land that I Love: Restoring Our Christian Heritage. — ed.)  Before the proletariat fights out its battles on the barricades, it announces the coming of its rule with a series of intellectual […]

Continue Reading 1

The Lord Hath Done Great Things for Us

The Lord Hath Done Great Things for Us; Whereof We are Glad.—Psalms 126:3 Guest essay by Bobbie Ames We will repeat the tragic lessons of History if we remove History from a nation’s memory, as it has been for several generations. Public schools replaced America’s Christian History with Social Studies nearly a century ago. How […]

Continue Reading 0

The Declaration of Independence—July 4, 1776

The Christian Idea of Man and Government in America’s History Early in our country’s history, the mother country caused great distress among her children. American colonists opposed the English government’s Declaratory Acts, Stamp Act, and other measures. Counted among the opponents were the Whigs, Patriots, and the Sons of Liberty. Others submitted willingly to the […]

Continue Reading 2

A Woman of Honor

The New York Times called her the “First Lady of a Political March to the Right.” I called her my treasured friend of more than 50 years. I also called her my inspiration and motivation, as I learned so much through the decades about political action and the passion required to “hang in there” in […]

Continue Reading 0

They Preached Liberty!

Years ago, D. James Kennedy sent me a book he published through Coral Ridge Ministries, by this title. He had made a passionate search of particular sermons preached throughout New England by virtually all the ministers of the period, from the 1700s through the period of the American Revolution and beyond. They were titled Election […]

Continue Reading 0

America is at a Crossroad

The Agenda to Erase America All is not Well in America. The enemy is targeting Christianity, and is doing so through attacking political and religious liberty. Pastors and chaplains are threatened, even chaplains at prison systems where they are so badly needed. Crosses are removed as “offensive.” Such a thing would have been unthinkable when […]

Continue Reading 0