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About the Author: Dr. Stephen Flick

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Concerned with the cultural decay of America, Dr. Flick has sought to provide answers to fellow Christians (and unbelievers) concerning the questions and objections to Christianity often posed by secularists and the irreligious. Dr. Flick is Christian Heritage Fellowship’s executive director and resides in East Tennessee with his wife, Beth. He spent 12 years as a Seminary professor and has been a licensed minister for more than thirty years, during which time he has served as pastor, revival and camp meeting evangelist, interim pastor, and other ministerial roles. He has authored numerous articles concerning America’s Christian heritage. Dr. Flick earned his Ph.D. from Drew University in theology and church history.

Posts by Dr. Stephen Flick:

The Christian Origin of the Red Cross

The Christian Origin of the Red Cross

Calendar Articles, Christian Biography, Christian Living, Default Category, June Articles, May Articles, Social Theology

Listen Few men have left a legacy of compassion exceeding or attaining the degree bequeathed to it by Henry Dunant. As the Father of the Red Cross and Geneva Convention, he was by default the impetus behind the Red Crescent of the Muslim world, and the YMCA will always claim him as one of their early luminaries. It was not atheism or agnosticism that conceived these institutions of...Read more... Read more...

Flag Day: A Christian Contribution to America

Flag Day: A Christian Contribution to America

American Christianity, Calendar Articles, June, Social Theology

Listen In contemporary America, Christians must look beyond superficial popular presentations recounting national holidays and history to discern the influence Christianity has had upon the conception and construction of America. By considering a series of developments related to the use of the American flag, Christians will arrive at a deeper appreciation for the overwhelming...Read more... Read more...

America’s Founding Fathers and Camp Meeting

America’s Founding Fathers and Camp Meeting

American Christianity, Calendar Articles, Christian Living, Default Category

Listen Many of the influences that the Christian faith has exercised over America have been forgotten by the nation as the twentieth century waned and the twenty-first century has begun. Arising out of a deep desire to advocate the Christian faith, many denominations initiated camp meetings in the nineteenth century that convened during the summer. These were places where the truth of...Read more... Read more...

Christian Living in June

Christian Living in June

Calendar Articles, Christian Living (Articles), June, Social Theology

Listen Many of the events of June are well-know known, while other dates of significance are less known. Almost forgotten in the life of American Christianity is the camp meeting, yet this institution has tremendously influenced the life of America. Once again, Christian education must be carefully considered and observed in June. Flag Day, Father’s Day, and other significant...Read more... Read more...

Muslims Destroy Christian Capitol

Muslims Destroy Christian Capitol

Calendar Articles, Christian Living, Default Category, Islam

Listen This post is part of the series: Islam The Truth About the Crusades Francis Scott Key Evangelizes Muslims Muslims Destroy Christian Capitol The Effects of Islam on the World View all our post series Because many Christians are preoccupied with the present, they have no interest in the past. As a result, liberal and irreligious pundits easily deceive and persuade the American...Read more... Read more...

House Speaker Robert Winthrop Defends the Bible

House Speaker Robert Winthrop Defends the Bible

American Christianity, Calendar Articles, Default Category, The Bible

Listen This post is part of the series: House Speaker Robert Winthrop–Christianizing Culture House Speaker Robert Winthrop Stands for Christ House Speaker Robert Winthrop Defends the Bible View all our post series Robert Charles Winthrop was an American lawyer, politician, and philanthropist who at one point in his political career rose to the office of Speaker of the United...Read more... Read more...

Benjamin Franklin Calls for Prayer at Constitutional Convention

Benjamin Franklin Calls for Prayer at Constitutional Convention

Default Category

Listen One of the many pieces of evidence for the Christian origin of America is found in Convention that composed the Constitution of the United States. Welcome, and thank you for choosing to listen.  Christian Heritage Fellowship is a listener supported organization, dedicated to reclaiming America's Christian Heritage and celebrating the life-changing influence of the Gospel around...Read more... Read more...

Methodist Churches

Methodist Churches

Calendar Articles, Christian History, Christian Living, Default Category, Methodist churches, October Articles

Listen The study of the history of Methodism will result in the awareness that many denominations are related historically and theologically as spiritual descendants of John Wesley. Some denominations, though not related to Methodism from the point of their origins, are related theologically that is they are Arminian or Wesleyan-Arminian. Though some smaller groups or denominations may...Read more... Read more...

What Christians Believe–The Ecumenical Councils (325-787)

What Christians Believe–The Ecumenical Councils (325-787)

Calendar Articles, Christian History, Christian Living, Doctrinal controversies & heresies

Listen May 20–June 19, 325 First Ecumenical Council (Nicea) Some Christians refuse to accept any summary statements of the Christian faith, professing to use only Scripture as their statement of faith. Initially, this position may possess greater appeal for the faithful Bible-believing Christian, but a question soon arises: “Whose interpretation of Scripture should I follow?” Before...Read more... Read more...

Josiah Bartlett

Josiah Bartlett

American Christianity, Calendar Articles, May Articles, Signers of Declaration of Independence

Listen Josiah Bartlett (November 21, 1729 – May 19, 1795) was an American physician and statesman, delegate to the Continental Congress for New Hampshire and signatory of the Declaration of Independence. He was later Chief Justice of the New Hampshire Superior Court of Judicature and Governor of the...Read more... Read more...

The Christian Origin of Mother’s Day

The Christian Origin of Mother’s Day

Calendar Articles, Christian Biography, May Articles

Listen Despite the arguments to the contrary of the irreligious, true Christianity has always advocated the importance of appreciating and applauding those who faithfully occupy their divinely appointed roles in life. Mother’s Day is one of the most prominent efforts that arose within the Christian Church to demonstrate the importance of faithfulness to some of life’s most...Read more... Read more...

George Washington Supported Christian Education

George Washington Supported Christian Education

American Christianity, Calendar Articles, Default Category

Listen May 12, 1779 George Washington commends Christianity to Delaware chiefs That America was founded upon Christian principles is a matter of historical record, but for most of the last century, secularists[1] have been attempting to rewrite American history to exclude the facts that relate the Christian influence behind the origin and development of the United States. One of the...Read more... Read more...

Robert Treat Paine

Robert Treat Paine

American Christianity, Calendar Articles, May Articles, Signers of Declaration of Independence

Listen Robert Treat Paine (March 11, 1731 – May 11, 1814) was a Massachusetts lawyer and politician, best known as a signer of the Declaration of Independence as a representative of Massachusetts. He served as the state’s first attorney general, and served as an associate justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, the state’s highest...Read more... Read more...

John Hart

John Hart

American Christianity, Calendar Articles, May Articles, Signers of Declaration of Independence

Listen John Hart (c. 1711 – May 11, 1779) was a Delegate from New Jersey to the Continental Congress and a signer of the United States Declaration of...Read more... Read more...

Francis Hopkinson

Francis Hopkinson

American Christianity, Calendar Articles, May Articles, Signers of Declaration of Independence

Listen Francis Hopkinson (September 21, 1737 – May 9, 1791), an American author, was one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence as a delegate from New Jersey. He later served as a federal judge in...Read more... Read more...

The Irreligion of Ethan Allen

The Irreligion of Ethan Allen

American Christianity, Calendar Articles, Christian Living, Concepts of God, Default Category

Listen May 10, 1775 Ethan Allen captures Fort Ticonderoga Ethan Allen was more than a brand of furniture. He was a prominent early American and one of the first heroes of the nation. Ethan Allen (January 21, 1738-February 12, 1789) was a farmer, businessman, American Revolutionary War hero, land speculator, writer, and politician. In the late 1760s, he became embroiled in land disputes...Read more... Read more...

Robert Morris

Robert Morris

American Christianity, Calendar Articles, May Articles, Signers of Declaration of Independence

Listen Robert Morris, Jr. (January 20, 1734 – May 8, 1806) was a Liverpool-born American merchant, and signer of the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the United States...Read more... Read more...

Christian Living in May

Christian Living in May

Calendar Articles, Christian Living (Articles), May, May Articles, Social Theology

Listen May is the fifth month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian Calendars and in the Southern Hemisphere is the seasonal equivalent of November in the Northern Hemisphere and vice versa. May is named after the Greek goddess Maia, whom the Romans called Bona Dea, goddess of fertility––something quiet common within paganism. The month of May in many ways stands as the gateway to...Read more... Read more...

Holy Week–Christianity’s Most Sacred Season

Holy Week–Christianity’s Most Sacred Season

Annual Schedule, April, Calendar Articles, Christian Living, March

Listen Within Christianity, Holy Week commemorates the suffering and death of Jesus Christ. Among English-speaking communions, the expression Passion Week is also used to describe the same period of time—the Sunday before Christ’s Crucifixion to His Resurrection. One of the earliest designations for this week in the Early Church was the “Great Week,” and during the...Read more... Read more...

Preacher Becomes First Speaker of Congress

Preacher Becomes First Speaker of Congress

American Christianity, Calendar Articles

Listen Americans who are willing to exert the effort to know their national origin will be richly rewarded with the proofs of America’s Christian heritage. Throughout the vast majority of the twentieth century, secularists, socialists, and the irreligious have dedicated themselves to concealing America’s Christian origin. Tragically, the Christian Church throughout the...Read more... Read more...

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