New Year’s Eve amongst the Ranks

Our service people are still in the Middle East.

Prayers for healing and peace in 2011.


Today is Friday, December 31, 2010
Today in
U.S. Civil War History

1862 – The Battle of Stones River began in central Tennessee. The battle ended on January 2, 1863, as a victory for the Union General William Rosecrans over Confederate Braxton Bragg.

1862 – Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest narrowly escaped capture during a raid in western Tennessee. The raid resulted in Union General Ulysses S. Grant to abandon his first attempt to capture Vicksburg, Mississippi. (Battle of Parker’s Crossroads)

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