For George Washington, Christmas was not always a happy day. As a boy of eight, his home burned down on Christmas Eve. Serving in the British Army in 1753, he was shot at in a miserable, freezing village called “Murdering Town.”
12/25: ACRU General Counsel Ken Klukowski reports on the way the story of Christmas is praised and cherished throughout the world.
The week after Christmas continues the season of miracles.
On Christmas Eve, 1953, President Dwight D. Eisenhower made these remarks, which include a prayer thanking God for blessing America with liberty and seeking wisdom in how to keep it.