President Lincoln’s Thanksgiving Proclamation – Thanksgiving Day 1863

President Lincoln’s Thanksgiving Proclamation – Thanksgiving Day 1863

On this Sunday before Thanksgiving, we welcome to worship Matt Spruill to read Abraham Lincoln’s Proclamation of Thanksgiving.  Matt is a retired U.S. Army Colonel and a former Gettysburg Licensed Battlefield Guide. He graduated from The Citadel with a BA in History and the University of Missouri with a MA in History.  He is a […]

“Helping Refugees With The Friendship House” by Carolyn Wilkins

“Helping Refugees With The Friendship House” by Carolyn Wilkins

After Victory…Millions Displaced How Did First Pres Littleton Respond? Starting in 1949, First Pres Littleton built “The Friendship House” to help refugees from around the world get settled in the Littleton area. From 1949 to 1979, from Hungarians to H’Mung, ten refugee families were resettled with friendship and love. Carolyn Wilkins was a member of […]