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

Discover the true story behind an event that started an enduring national holiday. But don't expect the Pilgrims and Native Americans to look like what you see in post cards. This the real story of the first Thanksgiving.
A thought provoking and moving remake of the John Lewis Christmas advert. It’s about the greatest gift you’ll ever know, that blows your horizons & shows you’ve been loved this Christmas. Using lots of the same products & camera...
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...
Should Americans celebrate Thanksgiving as a day of gratitude? Or should they mourn it as a day of guilt? Michael Medved, author of The American Miracle, shares the fascinating story of the first Thanksgiving.
How much do you know about the amazing history of Christmas. What so you know about its origins and its many beloved traditions? Do you know where the idea of stocking-stuffers comes from? Or how lights found their way...
Mary did you know that your baby boy would one day walk on water?Mary did you know that your baby boy would save our sons and daughters?Did you know that your baby boy has come to make you new?This...
The amazing journey of a simple shoebox gift begins with you and results in evangelism, discipleship, and multiplication. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P1G7odkiDKQ&list=PLPpEIgQZPQ_ODEXbTGGzUGospmBubiuv8 CollectingChurches and groups of all sizes collect boxes from their communities. Some churches also serve as drop-off locations for shoeboxes the third...
Watch the top Christmas performances on America's Got Talent 2016, featuring: Grace VanderWaal, Sal Valentinetti and Heidi Klum, Jackie Evancho and others.
Melania and I send our warmest greetings to those celebrating Christmas in the United States and around the world.  During this joyous time of year, we join a grateful Nation in thanking God for His abundant blessings and boundless...
President Donald Trump's Thanksgiving visit to Afghanistan was a BIG surprise to Americans and a BIG thank you to our troops. The president arrived in Afghanistan just in time to serve troops Thanksgiving dinner on Thursday, November, 28, 2019....
No matter how we celebrate around the world, we are all grateful for the light this season brings. We love this time of year and the opportunity we have to share our light with the world! The holidays are...
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...
Jonathan Antoine sings beautiful Christmas favorites from his album ChristmasLand with The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and The Tudor Choir. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=OLAK5uy_nembOUNHMwaaUndBGPjg8HsR-r2DErGuA
Songwriter, worship leader and producer Don Moen sings his beautiful worship song "Give Thanks" in a live worship sessions.