Monthly Archive for: ‘May, 2017’

Joseph statue in Dothan, Alabama

Bill Clinton – Cuban Crisis while he was Arkansas Governor

“And from Jesus Christ, who is the faithful witness, and the first begotten of the dead, and the prince of the kings of the earth. Unto him that loved us, and washed us from our sins in his own blood….” Revelation 1:5 KJV
As his first term as Governor came to a close, he decided to run for reelection. He was soundly defeated. As the father moved closer to the group, the brothers parted like a divided sea. Strange thing, I sure didn’t feel like a star.

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President Taft is Stuck in the Bath by Mac Barnett, illustrated by Chris Van Dusen

Fun Presidential Facts – William Howard Taft

Here are some fun facts and personal opinions about President William Howard Taft

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William Howard Taft's grave in Arlington National Cemetery

William Howard Taft – Chief Justice of the Supreme Court

“For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.” Matthew 6:21 KJV
Unlike most of the lawyer Presidents, he loved the law, not for the political opportunities it could bring, but because he just loved the law. It was the good things that he is doing that got him into trouble. I was slipping away and no one was even noticing.

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Lyndon Johnson Wheaton Flask Bottle

Fun Presidential Facts – Lyndon “LBJ” Johnson

Here are some fun facts and personal opinions about President Lyndon LBJ Johnson

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Shrimp and Crabcakes from the Redeye Grill in New York City

Lyndon LBJ Johnson: His very tough attitude

“And the LORD said unto Joshua, ‘Fear them not, for I have delivered them into thine hand. There shall not a man of them stand before thee.’” Joshua 10:8 KJV
He found the President holding some strings and a frown on his face. Yes, being a Nazarite sounds like a real fun time, especially if you have no say in the matter. So you might see why our Bible character had just a little bit of an attitude. I had an old tough boss.

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John Quincy Adams - 2012 Paninil America Trading Card

Fun Presidential Facts – John Quincy Adams

Here are some fun facts and personal opinions about President John Quincy Adams

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Statue of Three Monkies - New York City

John Quincy Adams: Boston Theatre Fight and His Dad

“Therefore said his parents, He is of age; ask him.” John 9:23 KJV
When he became a young man himself, some would say he was a carbon copy of his father. Many might have considered that an insult, but not him. He took it as praise. If you want to blame someone, blame Him. Taking action is far better than looking for excuses.

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Andrew Johnson First Day Cover - Carole Murry

Fun Presidential Facts – Andrew Johnson

Here are some fun facts and personal opinions about President Andrew Johnson

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Slave and Property Auction Block - Fredericksburg, Virginia

Andrew Johnson – Owning Slaves

“And it came to pass, when king Hezekiah heard it, that he rent his clothes, and covered himself with sackcloth, and went into the house of the Lord.” II Kings 19:1 KJV
Now the Tennessee Senator would be called the Military Governor of Tennessee. So if you are out manned, out muscled, mocked and see nothing but doom on the horizon, what do you do? I wanted my soft underwear back.

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