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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South Carolina History Tour

South Carolina History Tour

South Carolina State House Join us on our 2016 South Carolina Tour to explore the rich heritage of this state. We will travel throughout the state, and into northern Georgia, visiting battlefields, historic churches, forts, and period homes. Visit with us the sites of some dramatic battles of ... Read More
John Winthrop: Lawful Liberties Such as Christ Allows

John Winthrop: Lawful Liberties Such as Christ Allows

The first Meeting House in Boston It was the 4th of July in Boston. A middle-aged colonial leader stood on shore and looked out over a crowded Boston harbor. His countenance displayed a strange mingling of hope and despair. He was hopeful because of God’s recent manifest goodness, and he truste ... Read More
Stonewall Jackson's Maxims

Stonewall Jackson’s Maxims

Jackson in 1862 While he was a young cadet at West Point, the future General Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson began writing down a book of maxims which he wished to apply to his life. He drew some of them, at least, from the books he read, such as the Bible or Politeness and Good-Breeding. ... Read More

Dusk on Culp’s Hill – Battle of Gettysburg Reenactment

Culp’s Hill is a less known section of the Gettysburg battlefield, but thousands of men fought fiercely along its wooded and rocky slopes. The evening reenactment of ... Read More
Henri Arnaud: Hero of the Waldenses

Henri Arnaud: Hero of the Waldenses

A Mountain in the Alps The snowy peaks of the rugged mountains stood out in bold relief against the black sky of the Alpine night.  Even though it was summer, the cold wind whipped through the valley of the Dora River, and the tumbling cascade of water could be heard as it sped its way down the ... Read More