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LANGUAGE Historical References and Anniversaries The English Language in Indian Schools – Pages XX thru XV Annual Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs To The Secretary of the Interior The Year 1887 By J.D.C. Atkins (Sept 21, 1887) Main Website for Online Copy of Entire Report http://www.archive.org/details/annualreportofco188700unitrich Webpage…

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RESTORATION OF CULTURE AND CALLING Historical References and Anniversaries Indians Forced to Cut Their Hair – January 13, 1902 ( http://www.bluecloud.org/misunder.html ) On January 13, 1902, Commissioner W.S. Jones, from the Office of Indian Affairs, Department of the Interior in Washington, wrote a letter stating that all Indian men…

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PROPHECY Historical References and Anniversaries Jesuits Foretell of a Lunar Eclipse – January 31, 1646 (http://americanindian.net/January.html ) Father Pierre Millet Foretells of a Lunar Eclipse – January 21, 1674 (http://americanindian.net/January.html ) According to Phil Konstantin’s book, This Day In North American Indian History, both instances tell of American Indians…

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PEACE Historical References and Anniversaries Killing at Peace Talks – January 26, 1716 (http://americanindian.net/January.html ) In consulting Phil Konstantin’s book, This Day In North American Indian History, I read that January 26, 1716, a group of Cherokee, Creek and Yamassee representatives met at a Cherokee village in Georgia for…

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DO YOU remember the last time you fell on your knees to pray for your mentor, your pastor, your employer or some other authority figure in your life? 1 Timothy 2:2-3 says “Pray for kings and others in power, so that we may live quiet and peaceful lives as…

DO YOU rely on other people to give you confidence in your faith? John 5:44 says, “You like to have your friends praise you, and you don’t care about praise that only God can give.” The edifying words of a friend or mentor are of great value in our journey. However, in these last days, […]

HAVE YOU ever considered how easy it should be to speak about what we know and what we have seen? Often times it is the simple responsibilities of being a follower and witness of Christ that become the most complicated or abandoned when we lack faith. Gideon said in Judges 6:17, “It’s hard to believe […]

HAVE YOU ever been discouraged in doing good for your family, your friends and the Body of Christ? Often the prophets of old became troubled in their walk as they faced the opposition and complacency of others. Never-the-less, our Creator appointed them to fight for their people. Nehemiah 4:14 says, “Then I looked things over […]

HOW OFTEN do you ponder the ways of our Creator, His laws and the things that He has done for you? Psalm 119:103 & 111 say “Your teachings are sweeter than honey. They will always be my most prized possession and my source of joy.” TODAY, I INVITE YOU to pray with me that our […]

FREEDOM IN PRAYER Jeny’s Personal Reflections on Freedom in Prayer Jennifer Joy, founder of His Glory Reigns Ministries and the North America Indigenous Peoples Prayer Shield, and I were dialoging (2012) about the prayer letters I have submitted over the last several months and she suggested that I write a little note for the group […]