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  • Memorial Day Meaning Video: A father reminisces a trip to Washington D.C. where his son learned the cost of freedom. What was the cost?
  • Holocaust Remembrance Day Video: Listen as Ray Comfort interviews people about the Holocaust. How do people react to hard questions?
  • Ancient Sumerians: How did they develop their system of writing? How did it evolve? Study the progression and their culture.
  • Teen Abortion Video: Can the abortions of this era be compared to the Holocaust? How do people react to hard questions?
  • Partial Birth Abortion Video: What goes into this abortion procedure? Learn through this model of the procedure.
  • God and Natural Disasters: What is Godís role in tragedy? Does He cause them? Why doesnít He stop them? Study the issue here.
  • New Atheists: What makes these new atheists stand out from the traditional atheists? What role does emotionalism and alarmism play?
  • Mongol Empire Video: Join Drive Thru History to learn about the Mongol Empire and the Silk Road. What's the significance?
  • American Exceptionalism: What does this term mean? Where did it originate? What makes America stand apart from other countries?
  • Christopher Columbus: Study the history behind this great and persistent man? Who impacted his life? How did he handle rejection?
  • The Shroud of Turin: What is the shroud what are the facts? Learn who controls the shroud and study the various conclusions regarding it.
  • Christopher Columbus Video: Who was this man and who impacted him? Find out the history behind this great explorer.
  • Good vs Evil Video: Frank Turek explains the concept of good vs. evil and how the distinction points to a higher standard. How do we know a crooked line, without a concept of straight?
  • Definition of Religion Video: How is religion portrayed? Is religion what causes oppression, terrorism, and other threats?
  • College Indoctrination: Will your child be indoctrinated with values other than your own? Find out what the stats say.
  • Thanksgiving History Video: What is the Thanksgiving Proclamation? Where did Thanksgiving come from? Learn more here.
  • Post-Christian: What is post Christian? What does the term mean? How does this change impact you and your family?
  • Gay Marriage: What are the basic points of the gay marriage debate? What are the motives? Find out here.
  • Worldview: How has the concept of worldviews impacted Christianity? How should the concept be perceived and employed?
  • The Great Seal: What is the association between religion and liberty? Find out clues from the Great Seal. Learn the history.
  • Homosexual Health: What health issues do gay women struggle with? How does homosexual health play into the gay marriage debate?
  • Same Sex Marriage Countries: What can we learn by studying the patterns laid out by other countries who have government-backed same sex marriage?
  • Promote Natural Marriage: Should the government promote natural marriage only or provide the option for same-sex marriage or civil unions?
  • Natural Marriage: What are the benefits and purposes of marriage? How does the same-sex marriage debate line up with these benefits and purposes?
  • Homosexual Marriage Law: Is the law a great teacher? Does it encourage or discourage behavior? Find out how this applies to gay marriage.
  • Cons of Same Sex Marriage: What are the cons to homosexual marriage? Does it hurt or help heterosexuals? What about homosexuals?
  • Homosexual Behavior: Is homosexuality inherently destructive? Are homosexuals medically inferior? Learn the facts here.
  • Same Sex Marriage Debate: What is our response to the gay marriage debate? Read the conclusion of Frank Turek's book.
  • Same Sex Marriage Conclusion: Read the conclusion from the book Correct, not Politically Correct by Frank Turek. What are his concluding thoughts?
  • Acceptance of Homosexuality: What is the main reason for the debate on gay marriage? What is the purpose of government?
  • Declaration of Independence: View the names of each person who signed this document. What states did they represent?
  • The Culture War: What are the main points in this fight over America? Why is there such outrage? What is the end result?
  • Religious Tolerance: Must one be tolerant of all to the point of celebrating all beliefs, values, and behaviors? Read how tolerances is viewed today.
  • Parenting Styles: What are the various ways of parenting? Are they styles or different philosophies? Find out.
  • Holocaust Remembrance Day: Prime Minister Netanyahu gave a moving speech in 2010 for Holocaust Remembrance Day. What did he say?
  • Mayan Gods: Who are the gods the Mayans rely on? How did they seek to appease the forces of nature?
  • Pros and Cons of Stem Cell Research Video: Embryonic Stem Cell Research was going to cure the world. What happened? John Stonestreet takes on this controversial issue.
  • Gay Marriage Arguments: Are there false premises behind the arguments given to advance the same-sex marriage agenda? Consider these questions.
  • Against Same Sex Marriage: What are the best arguments against gay marriage? Learn the facts and how to best present them.
  • Legalize Same Sex Marriage: What strategy are being played in this debate on gay marriage? What is the impact on natural traditional marriage?
  • Colonial America Video: Learn the heroic tales of faith underlying the true history of America. What was their motive to keep going?
  • Pilgrims Video: Share some of the tragic truth and powerful faith underlying the English Separatists that first called America home.
  • George Washington Video: Want a great clip on the life of George Washington? Learn the true faith underlying the first President of the United States.
  • History of Black Death: What caused this plague to spread and infect more and more people? Discover the systems and causes.
  • Wars and Rumors of Wars: What does this phrase mean? What does the Bible say about the end times and the part wars will play in it?
  • Isaac Newton Prophecy: Did you know that Isaac Newton was a Bible scholar? Study his insights into biblical prophecy and other spiritual topics.
  • Occupy Wall Street: What are the demands of the Occupy Wall Street protesters? What are their goals? What are their values?
  • U.S. Holidays: Why do Americanís celebrate various holidays? What is the purpose and when were they first observed?
  • History of Harvard: Why was Harvard founded? What was the purpose and founding principles? Find out here.
  • Pro-Abortion Video: Watch the TED video on life from conception to birth. When does life really start? Learn more here.
  • History of Yale: Who was Philanthropist Elihu Yale? What influence did he have on the esteemed university that bears his name.
  • Letter to a Christian Nation Response: If we are all mere products of a Godless form of natural selection, what do we have to look forward to? Unexplained suffering that ends in personal extinction?
  • Ancient Mesopotamia: Not only can farming and writing be traced back to Ancient Mesopotamia, so can the greatest gift of all. Discover the truth today.
  • Pro Choice Abortion Video: What About the Unborn Child? Randall Niles reviews a recent case like Nadal Hasan and his terrorist attack at Ft Hood in light of the legal and logical disconnect between criminal and Constitutional law.
  • Facts About the Dead Sea Scrolls: Why are the Dead Sea Scrolls called the greatest manuscript discovery of modern times? Find out here.
  • How Can Some Religions Say They Are Right: Are all religions correct? They all make the claim? Think through this problem and come to a conclusion.
  • Ancient Babylon: Battles have been fought here for thousands of years. Why? What makes this part of the world so important? Discover the truth.
  • Good vs Evil: Are Atheists evil? Are Christians evil? What about those who live moral and upright lives? Who sets the standard?
  • History: What influences history? What is recorded and what is left out? Consider these basic principles and approaches to history.
  • Ancient Rome: In ancient Rome, it was thought that the flight of birds, or the patterns in clouds and smoke were messages from the gods.
  • Mayflower Compact: Why was this document so important? Who signed it and what did it say? Discover more.
  • The End of Faith Video: What does Sam Harris tell us in his Letter to a Christian Nation? Are we really facing The End of Faith? Don't miss this short video clip! Stream it now!
  • Constitutional Rights Video: Check out this short video! What are the self-evident truths endowed by our Creator? What do constitutional rights really mean?
  • Veterans Day Holiday Video: Major Ben Richards can't speak for every veteran. He does, however, have a moving story to tell about his soldiers.
  • The Paranormal Video: Why do Atheists and Naturalists get the Willies if thereís no such thing as the supernatural or metaphysical realm? Don't miss this short video clip!
  • Atheist Belief: Read this response to Sam Harrisí Letter to a Christian Nation. Can both authors be right about the tenents of Christianity?
  • Life During the Great Depression: Read first-hand stories from people who were children during the Depression. What do they remember and how has it affected their lives?
  • Native American History: Learn the basic events in history of this people group. Discover how history has impacted their current culture.
  • New Atheist Video: The One Minute Apologist interviews with special guest Dinesh D'Souza. He will help us understand the distinctives of the new atheism and how we need to be equipped as Christians to handle that.
  • World War 2 Facts: What role did women play in this world war? Consider the womenís touch that impacted American in a large way.
  • In God We Trust: Discover the origin of this phrase and the history that surrounds it. Find out how it landed on the currency of the USA.
  • History of Valentines Day: Learn about St Valentine and how the origin of this day began with his act of love toward young couples.
  • Sam Harris: Is Christianity truly unsupportable? Or does good, cogent, intellectual, historical, philosophical, and even scientific evidence exist to support Christianity? Read a response to Harris.
  • History of Ancient Israel: Study the events of Israelís early history and how they impacted the people. What role did God play?
  • Age of Reason: What ideas impacted this eighteenth century movement? Discover the part that personal liberty and enlightenment played in this time.
  • Colonial Life In America: Learn about the daily life of settlers -- the discouragements, frustrations, and hardships of settling in a new place.
  • Embryonic Stem Cells: How does the concept of soul fit into this debate? What about equality? Consider these thoughts in regard to this heated debate.
  • Aztec Civilization: Consider the social and leadership class structure for this ancient people group. What cultural aspects influenced them?
  • Ancient Pompeii: One incident can completely bury a city. Learn more about how this city was buried in AD 79. What do we know about the occurrence?
  • Letter to a Christian Nation: This book cries out for an intelligent response that offers the reader a rationale for the credibility and rectitude of orthodox Christianity.
  • Ancient Egypt: How did the arts, religion, science, and technology influence our culture today? Learn the facts of this ancient culture here.
  • Separation of Church and State: Understand what is in the constitution and what isnít. What does the controversy today revolve around? What was the original intent?
  • Queen Cleopatra of Egypt: Discover the main events in this queenís life and how she impacted history. Is her popular depiction accurate?
  • Historical Primary Sources Video: Stream this clip. Why is the study of primary source documents like the Gettysburg Address so important to the study of history?
  • Indus Valley: The people of this ancient civilization did not build towering buildings or bury treasure. This caused the ruins to remain hidden for thousands of years.
  • Christianity vs Science: Can anyone resolve the conflict between science and religion? Can science put Christianity to the test?
  • Are We Misquoting Jesus Video: What do Bart Ehrman and his view of New Testament textual criticism tell us about the reliability of the New Testament? Check out this short video response to Misquoting Jesus!
  • The Dark Ages: Learn how this leader was deposed by Odoacer, the barbarian in AD 476 to start the Dark Ages.
  • Aztec Gods: Study various gods of this culture and learn how they influenced the culture of the time. Study Huitzilopochtli, Tlaloc, and Tezcatlipoca.
  • Mark Of The Beast: This is no longer just a Bible prophecy in Revelation, it is now clearly a technological reality with the VeriChip.
  • School Prayer: What are the reasons that bringing prayer into the public arena is so important?
  • Partial Birth Abortion: Finding comfort in a huge myth. A letter to the editor of the Wall Street Journal responding to the article.
  • Cloning Ethics: The Biblical view of a medical, philosophical and political issue. The relevant scripture and conclusions to make an informed choice.
  • Pro-Choice Abortion: If you're for abortion rights, you're for something much more profound. Think about it.
  • School Prayer: The case law history in the U.S. A legacy of First Amendment revision regarding school prayer and Bible reading.
  • New World Order: Is there a hidden agenda to this movement? What can we expect to come from it? Learn more now.
  • Easter Island: Did you know that Easter Island is actually a massive volcano? You can find all this and more.
  • Pilgrims: What was their prayer of thanks all about? Why did they come to America? How many survived?
  • Pros And Cons Of Stem Cell Research: What is the controversy all about? Why are billions of dollars are being poured into this new field.
  • Book Of Revelation: The last book in the Bible fortells a coming time when Christ will return to reign on earth.
  • Marilyn Manson: What's the impact on our youth when they here this message in lyrics?
  • Voice Of The Martyrs: What does martyrdom really mean as evidence for a faith? You might be surprised.
  • Noah's Ark: A look at the biblical record. A look at the observable evidence.
  • 12th Imam: What role does Iran play in the 12th Imam? Understand the connection and learn the basics here.
  • Prayer In Public School: The legacy of removing prayer from the public school sytems.
  • Separation Of Church And State: Learn the details of this concept. How has it been interpreted over time?
  • Prayer In School: What can parents and children do if they want a time for prayer?
  • Shroud Of Turin: Is this cloth authentic? Was it the cloth that covered the body of Jesus Christ? What does the evidence show?
  • Thanksgiving History: Read the Thanksgiving Proclamations as given by Washington and Lincoln in 1789 and 1863. What is the purpose of this holiday?
  • The Great Pyramid of Giza: Why is this pyramid a proportional phenomena? How do historians describe it? Clearly, this is a remarkable ancient structure!
  • Origin of Halloween: Follow the holiday from the Celts to the Romans, and then from pagan to Christian. Learn where the events originated.
  • Money Problems: Do you find yourself in dire straights in regard to your finances? Find out how to remedy the problem.
  • Da Vinci Code Truth: Study the claims laid out in The Da Vinci Code. What is true and what is fallacy? Study the facts.
  • Racial Prejudice: The Internet is bringing people of all colors and creeds together, but are people still keeping people apart?
  • Human Genetic Engineering: What's behind this medical and ethical issue? Where should we go for guidance?
  • Word Origin: The origin of words can be surprising and enlightening. Check some of them out here.
  • Christian Home School: Learn the facts of homeschooling as a Christian. What is the history and how has it developed?
  • Conspiracy Theories: Find information on conspiracy theories and how they start. What is the truth? What about religious-based theories?
  • After-Birth Abortion: What is the outrage all about? Do people want to kill babies after they are born? Find out the facts.
  • Conspiracy Theories Video: Here are 5 conspiracy theories that have been proven true by declassified government documents. The only obstacle to the truth is the belief you already have it. Shake off the "programming" and fear of what others may say and get informed! The Truth is in here!
  • Shroud of Turin Video: Watch the History Channel's The Real Face of Jesus from the Turin Shroud. What is this shroud?
  • Racial Prejudice Video: Christine Petric shares of her life growing up as a minority. How did she find hope?
  • Does Hell Exist Video: Listen to this important message from Francis Chan. Hell: We can't afford to get it wrong.
  • Hate Speech Definition: Who has been the victims of hate speech? What does history tell us? Find information on hate speech here.
  • Mark of the Beast Video: What is the Mark of the Beast? Where is it mentioned in the Bible? Find out the basics of this concept.
  • Human Genome Project: A project of incredible power. Where will our knowledge of the genome end?
  • All About Popular Issues: How do certain hot topics of the day shape our philosophy and worldview? Is there a connection? What do you think?
  • Parenting Skills: Learn skills and techniques that will be helpful to you as a parent. Improve now!
  • Pro-Abortion: History of the pro-choice movement in America. The legacy of abortion rights.
  • Voice of the Martyrs Video: Randall Niles examines this remarkable evidence for the truth of the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
  • Mongol Empire: Read of the influence of Genghis Khan and Marco Polo on the Mongol Empire. What impact did they have?
  • Memorial Day Meaning: Why do we celebrate this holiday? Is it more than picnics and parades? Find out the history.
  • End Abortion Services Video: This is a shocking video of the current statistics of abortion in the USA. What are the trends?
  • Gettysburg Address: What is the text of this famous address and what was happening in America's history at the time?
  • History of Ancient Israel Video: Learn the history of Israel, summarized in less than 5 minutes. What are the main events in their history?
  • Building a Christian Worldview Video: How do we build a good worldview in our churches? Listen as special guest Warren Cole Smith explains.
  • Teaching Christian Worldview Video: How do you teach a Christian worldview? Executive Director of Summit Ministries John Stonestreet fills us in on how we really do hunger for truth in today's age of information.
  • Meaning of Thanksgiving Video: Learn from the Drive Thru History team as they speak about Thanksgiving. What is the history?
  • Gay Christians Video: Dr. Michael Brown answers the question, How can we go about reaching the homosexual community with the love of Christ, and do we need to ask forgiveness for how the church has treated them?
  • Meaning of Thanksgiving: Learn the history of this day and how to focus on the true meaning of the day. How did the pilgrims celebrate? What can we learn from them?
  • Human Suffering Video: Randall Niles tells the story of the skeptical barber to illustrate the power of God in the midst of suffering.
  • History of the Christmas Tree: How did this Christmas tradition come to be? What is its origin? What role did George Washington play?
  • Christmas Facts: Discover the origin behind all those Christmas traditions we love to enjoy. Find out the facts and study up on trivia.
  • Is Hell Real?: Unearth what the Bible says about this place of destruction. Is it true? Is there a literal place of torment?
  • Miracle of Life Video: Dr. Seuss said, "A Person is a Person no Matter How Small." What does this say about the sanctity of life? You have to see this video clip!
  • Life of George Washington: Was his life characterized by purpose? What guided him? Learn more about this historical hero of America.
  • Teen Abortion: How many teens are getting abortions? Why is this so dramatic and impactful on our society?
  • End Times: Based on the Bible, what should we start seeing as we approach the end of days?
  • Nostradamus Prophecy: A big ticket on the Internet and in the tabloid press, why do people love it so much?
  • Prayer In Public School: The legacy of removing prayer from the public school sytems.
  • Tarot Cards: Where did the practice of card readings originate and when?
  • Jeremy Lusk: Brian Deegan and Ronnie Faisst talk in this video about the death of their good friend. What is the message they want you to hear?
  • Spiritual Heritage: Affirming the rich spiritual and religious history of our Nationís founding and subsequent history.
  • Noah's Ark Video: How did all the animals fit on the ark? Check out this fun answer and examine the evidence!
  • Mayflower Compact Video: What did the compact say? Watch this video of the compact from 1620 and discover the change that has taken place in textbooks today.
  • Abortion Services: Has the industry faced a downturn? How do they plan to reverse the trend? Can they make women take pride in having an abortion?
  • My Country ĎTis of Thee: Why is this hymn important in the history of the United States of America? Who penned the words to this famous hymn?
  • April Fools' Day: What does the verse in the Psalms mean? Does it mean that Atheists are fools? No.
  • Nuclear Energy: What are the pros and cons of nuclear energy? What is it exactly? Learn the basics of this energy source.
  • 12th Imam Video: The Blood of Lambs book interview. What is Kamal Saleem's viewpoint?
  • Saint Patrickís Day: Who was St. Patrick and why do we celebrate his ministry in Ireland? Find the history of this holiday here.
  • Presence of Evil: Why does God allow evil and suffering in the world today? Does He turn a blind eye to the pain? Find the answer here.
  • April Fools' Day Video: Randall Niles looks at the saying, The fool says in his heart, "There is no God." (Psalm 14:1; 53:1)
  • Year of the Bible: What is this proclamation all about? Will it be 2010? Read the history and the new proclamation.
  • Adolescent Culture: What drives our culture more than the teen mindset? When did this culture shift happen? Find out here.
  • Spiritual Heritage Video: Congressman Forbes asks the questions - Did America ever consider itself a Judeo-Christian nation? and If America was once a Judeo-Christian nation, when did it cease to be?
  • Human Trafficking Video: What is Love146? This video gives a brief overview on how Love146 came to be? What is their perspective on Human Trafficking?
  • Veterans Day Holiday: What is this holiday? Why celebrate it? Discover the history of this federal holiday. Why is it November 11th?
  • Christmas Facts Video: Luke wanted us to know that the Christmas story was not a fairy tale, but rather the greatest story ever told.
  • Adolescent Culture Video: What happens when young adults lose their consciences? John Stonecroft explains the outcome of this change in worldview.
  • My Country Tis of Thee Video: Enjoy this rendition of this famous patriotic hymn performed by Bill and Gloria Gaither and friends.
  • Occupy Wall Street Video: What do you think? Is capitalism the best economic system overall? Find out with this information.
  • Human Trafficking: What can you do to care for victims of modern-day slavery around the world and in your back yard? Find out here.
  • Natural Marriage Video: What is the point of natural marriage? Watch this video from ColdWater Media.
  • Separation of Church and State Video: Randall Niles takes a look at the self-evident truths endowed by our Creator. What are those truths?
  • Against Same Sex Marriage Video: Government promotes natural marriage for a reason, permits many other relationships (including gay relationships) while prohibiting very few relationships (like incest).
  • Worldview Video: How do you define worldview? What is your worldview? How do you view the world?
  • After-Birth Abortion Video: Listen to the life story of Claire Culwell, an abortion survivor. How did she survive?
  • Gettysburg Address Video: What does the Gettysburg Address mean to us today? Lee Williams aka Honest Abe shares about We the People. Does my voice count?
  • Premarital Sex Video: When is the right time for sex? Find out why there is a time designated for everything.
  • History of the Christmas Tree Video: Clive and Ian answer 12 questions of Christmas. What do Christmas trees have to do with Jesus?

WHAT DO YOU THINK? - We have all sinned and deserve God's judgment. God, the Father, sent His only Son to satisfy that judgment for those who believe in Him. Jesus, the creator and eternal Son of God, who lived a sinless life, loves us so much that He died for our sins, taking the punishment that we deserve, was buried, and rose from the dead according to the Bible. If you truly believe and trust this in your heart, receiving Jesus alone as your Savior, declaring, "Jesus is Lord," you will be saved from judgment and spend eternity with God in heaven.

What is your response?

Yes, today I am deciding to follow Jesus

Yes, I am already a follower of Jesus

I still have questions