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John Adams Pamphlet - Birthplace (1964)

Fun Presidential Facts – John Adams

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

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The Declaration of Independence

John Adams – The Unselfish Delegate and the Committee of Five

“Also I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, Whom shall I send, and who will go for us? Then said I, Here am I; send me.” Isaiah 6:8 KJV
He suggested that this young Virginian, Thomas Jefferson, be on that committee of five. But who else should be on that committee? It would probably be impossible for the Bible to mention all the characters that made a story happen. We basically know nothing about Alon, except for the fact he will play a very minor role in our story. It was my first summer as a plumber’s helper.

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Jefferson Memorial at Sunrise with Cherry Blossoms -Washington DC Mar 2016

List: What similiar trait do I have with the first ten Presidents

Washington, Adams, Jefferson, Madison, Monroe, JQ Adams, Jackson, Van Buren, WH Harrison, and John Tyler. Those are the first ten Presidents. A list of how I think I am like them.

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Sign marking the grave at Monticello, Thomas Jefferson's home

John Adams and Thomas Jefferson – Dying on the same day

“And whosoever liveth and believeth in me shall never die. Believest thou this?” John 11:26 KJV

I ponder the route I must travel, one which I have never traveled before. Although the sunlight glared where he stood, inside the cave was very dark and spooky. He would write to tell his friend of the wonderful time he had with his grandson.

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Flag in front of Manhattan, New York

John Adams – Role in the Declaration of Independence

“And the children of Israel shall pitch their tents, every man by his own camp, and every man by his own standard, throughout their hosts.” Numbers 1:52 KJV

I understand that people are proud where they come from, but our very existence is being challenged by divided loyalties. Who’s to blame?

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4th of July 2015 - Fredericksburg Car Show - VW Beetle (Inside)

John Adams – The Diplomat

“And when they had nothing to pay, he frankly forgave them both. Tell me therefore, which of them will love him most?” Luke 7:42 KJV

One of the most exciting parts of young person’s life is that first new car. The biggest of those issues was I didn’t have any money and I would have to get a loan. Maybe there are times when others need us to believe in them, too.

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Stack of different books on Abraham Lincoln - Washington DC

John Adams – More than a Farmer

“Simon Peter saith unto them, I go a fishing. They say unto him, We also go with thee. They went forth, and entered into a ship immediately; and that night they caught nothing.” John 21:3 KJV

Here in our country we are very fortunate to have so many institutes of higher learning. We have colleges, universities, trade schools, apprenticeship programs, and a host of other available programs to help us better ourselves and our careers. Sometimes I believe we take this education for granted, like it is something we are owed. Education is a gift and those who recognized that often are better at taking advantage of it.

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"You're Right!" clipart

John Adams – The Boston Massacre

“For they being ignorant of God’s righteousness, and going about to establish their own righteousness, have not submitted themselves unto the righteousness of God.” Romans 10:3 KJV

No matter how many times I hear it, I never get tired of hearing it. Don’t make me pull out my official How to Count Words manual.

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