Category Archive for: ‘Dwight D. Eisenhower’

Eisenhower Dollar Coins (the big ones)

Fun Presidential Facts – Dwight Eisenhower

Here are some fun facts and personal opinions about President Dwight Eisenhower

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Dwight Eisenhower – Almost Losing His Leg as a Boy

“Behold, I will stand before thee there upon the rock in Horeb; and thou shalt smite the rock, and there shall come water out of it, that the people may drink. And Moses did so in the sight of the elders of Israel.” Exodus 17:6 KJV
This President, when he was a young lad, had a very terrible temper. You might say he didn’t respond very well to stressful situations. There was also a group of very whiny, under appreciative walkers in the Bible who seemed to do the same thing over and over again, too. Walking may be a real good all-around exercise.

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List: What similiar trait do I have with Presidents Harding to LBJ

Harding, Coolidge, Hoover, FDR, Truman, Eisenhower, Kennedy and LBJ. These are the twenty-ninth through thirty-sixth Presidents. This is a list of how I think I am like them.

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General Eisenhower statue - Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

Dwight Eisenhower – Meeting Eisenhower

“Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.” Proverbs 3:5-6 KJV

There were so many life lessons that I did not understand as I was growing up. As I entered the house the telephone was ringing!! I was told, “the President is on a helicopter on the way to visit the lab. He should arrive in a few minutes!”

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Dwight Eisenhower – Election of 1952

“In a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trump: for the trumpet shall sound, and the dead shall be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed.” I Corinthians 15:52 KJV

Change is a funny thing. Since television was new, it needed someone to push the issue.

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Dwight Eisenhower – The Old General Eisenhower

“Cast me not off in the time of old age; forsake me not when my strength faileth.” Psalm 71:9 KJV

Most people have trouble with getting older at some point in their life. Personally, my hardest time with aging was when I hit….

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Putting green at Eisenhower's home - Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

Dwight Eisenhower’s Poor Upbringing

I saw Jesus at McDonalds

Genesis 1:1 KJV

Americans have a great advantage over the rest of the world, at least in one respect: we are allowed to dream. What’s more, we can act on those dreams. His father probably had that desire. His father was a common laborer, but with the inheritance from his father (our President’s grandfather) he bought and owned a little general store. One thing about American dreams, though, is they don’t always have a happy ending. That was the case with this little general store in Texas. It failed. So his father had to resort to living in a small rented shack.

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