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Pastimes on TheThinkingConservative.com includes information and more about different holidays in the United States of America.

YouVersion presents The New International Version of The Easter Story read aloud connecting us to the death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus in a new way. Made for you by the creators of the YouVersion Bible App and Biblica—the copyright...
PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii—Thousands of people gathered here on Tuesday to commemorate the 80th Anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.
With the Thanksgiving holiday approaching, some nowadays may be thinking of pumpkin pie, Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, or football. But houses of worship honor the day or week with a longstanding and fairly standard repertoire of hymns. These beloved songs, found in...
Jonathan Antoine sings beautiful Christmas favorites from his album ChristmasLand with The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and The Tudor Choir.
Many Americans have no idea why we celebrate Veterans Day on November 11. Those who know that the holiday began as Armistice Day typically think of it as a day of victory and peace. However, for those on the ground...
Behind the hot dogs and fireworks of Independence Day on July 4, so much creativity goes into the celebrations that we get to sit back and enjoy. From displays of fire and light painted across the sky to living historians...
Project Vigil: D-Day 2014, The Saluting Boy On Omaha Beach On June 6th, 2014, my 11 year old son wanted to say thank you to the soldiers who fought and died on Omaha beach on D-Day morning 70 years earlier....
Often lost in Memorial Day celebrations is the real meaning of the holiday. In order to preserve this tradition, which has been honored since the days of the Civil War, Beau Davidson dedicated this episode to the fallen. May...
Veterans Day, Armed Forces Day and Memorial Day are often confused, but saying the wrong thing to a service member and former service members on one of these holidays can come across as rude and disrespectful. Dr. Harry McCleary...
Cassandra Star (10) and her big sister Callahan (19) sing this beautiful and meaningful Easter version of Leonard Cohen's Hallelujah. These Easter lyrics were written by Kelley Mooney, the piano track was arranged by Jeff Buckley of Karaoke Studios...
I am Angelica Hale and I am a singer, songwriter, and survivor and I wish to use my voice to help and inspire others! I was Runner Up on Season 12 (2017) of America's Got Talent and I am...
The First Family is celebrating their fourth Christmas in the White House! This year’s theme, “America the Beautiful,” is a tribute to the majesty of our great Nation. From coast to coast, our country is blessed with boundless natural...
Songwriter, worship leader and producer Don Moen sings his beautiful worship song "Give Thanks" in a live worship sessions.
This is the proclamation which set the precedent for America's national day of Thanksgiving. During his administration, President Lincoln issued many orders similar to this. For example, on November 28, 1861, he ordered government departments closed for a local...