Welcome to Discerning History

We produce articles, videos, and curriculum for high school students through adults. Join us to delve into history! Learn not only the facts but the stories as well: why the events happened and what impact it has on us today. You will be challenged to think about history from a biblical perspective, and put current events in a historical perspective.

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Washington's Birthday

Washington’s Birthday

George Washington Today is Washington’s Birthday! Celebrate by reading his papers, preserved in the Founders Online site from the National Archives. Consider ... Read More

Bombardment of Fort Stevens

Did you know that Oregon was attacked during World War 2? Get the story of the Japanese bombardment of Fort Stevens on June 21, 1942. ... Read More
Battle of Galveston

Battle of Galveston

Galveston in 1871 The largest of the Confederate States of America by far was Texas, and although Texans fought in every major battle of the Civil War, their home state would see nearly no fighting. It was still nearly the frontier in the 1860s, and out of the course of the military campaigns. But t ... Read More