SPEAKING

John speaks often at historical societies and sites, libraries, churches, retirement homes, schools, colleges and universities, and historical conferences.  He also conducts content-oriented historical workshops for teachers and is available for historical consulting. Feel free to look at his current speaking schedule (below) to get a sense of his presentations, lectures, and other history-related services.

John handles his own bookings, so if you are interested in setting something up, please contact him at 717-766-2511 x2253 or jfea@messiah.edu  (Use e-mail for a faster response).


Recent and Upcoming Engagements

April 25, 2015
Christian Heritage University, Florence, AL
Lecture: "Religion and the American Founding"

January 2-5, 2015
American Society of Church History, New York
Session Chair: “American Religion Online”


November 30, 2014
Elizabethtown Church of the Brethren, Elizabethtown, PA
Christian Scholar Sunday

November 22, 2014
New Jersey Forum, Monmouth, NJ
Plenary Address: New Jersey's Presbyterian Rebellion

November 7-8, 2014
Gilder-Lehrman Teachers Seminar, Milwaukee, WI Public Schools
Slavery and Colonial America; 19th Century Immigration

October 9, 2014
Southern Methodist University, Dallas TX
Public Lecture: "The American Bible Society and the Creation of American Nationalism"

October 10, 2014
Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX,
Religion and Public Life Teachers Seminar
 

October 4, 2014
Tour of Early American Philadelphia
Messiah College Humanities Scholars Program Fellows 

October 5, 12, 19, 26, 2014
West Shore Evangelical Free Church, Mechanicsburg, PA
Class on American Evangelicalism, 1960-Present


September 27, 2014
Conference on Faith and History Meeting, Malibu, CA
Roundtable on Book Publishing

September 26, 2014
Conference on Faith and History Meeting, Malibu, CA
Roundtable on Christian Historians and Social Media

September 25, 2014
Conference on Faith History Undergraduate Meeting, Malibu, CA
Roundtable on the History Channel


September 14, 2014
9/11 Interfaith Remembrance, St. Stephens Church, Harrisburg, PA
"Recovering the Founders Vision as a Multi-Faith Society"

July 27-August 2, 2014
Gilder-Lerhman Institute Summer Seminar for K-8 Teachers, Princeton University
"The 13 Colonies"

July 1, 2014
"Conversations with Amy Bass" on WVOX-1460AM in Westchester County, NY
"Religion and the American Founding"

June 21, 2014
Gordon College Honors College Alumni Event, Union League of Philadelphia
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

June 16, 19, 2014
Messiah College Teachers as Scholar Program, Grantham, PA
"Rethinking the American Colonies."

May 28, 2014
Boston Trinity Academy, Boston, MA
Commencement Address


May 27, 2014
North Bergen Revolutionary War Roundtable
Talk on The Way of Improvement Leads Home

May 4, 2014
Derry Presbyterian Church, Hershey, PA
"The Paxton Riots as a Presbyterian Event"

April 17, 2014
Lancaster.Org, Lancaster, PA 4:00pm
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?"


April 10-13, 2014
Annual Meeting of the Organization of American Historians, Atlanta, GA
Chair of Session: Religion and Atlantic Print Culture


April 10-13, 2014
Annual Meeting of the Organization of American Historians, Atlanta, GA
Panelist: "Is Blogging Scholarship?"

April 3, 2014
Geneva College, Beaver Falls, PA
"Pennsylvania Presbyterians in the American Revolution"

March 29-30, 2014
Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and the Arts, Chicago
Board Meeting 

March 17, 2014
Northwestern College, Orange City, IA
Consulting with History Department

March 6, 2014
Messiah College, Grantham, PA
Commentator: 2014 Schrag Lecture

February 25, 2014
Messiah College Religion and Society Lecture
Title: Religion and the American Founding

February 18, 2014
Columbia University Religion in America Seminar, New York, NY
Title: "David Barton and Christian Nationalism"

January 21, 2014
Skyping with Eddie Carson's "American Jesus" class
Brooks School, North Andover, MA 10:00am

January 17, 2014
KRKS--Denver, CO
Radio Interview on "Why Study History?"

January 4, 2014
Conference on Faith and History Session at AHA, Washington D.C.
Commentator: "Reimagining the Practice of History" 

January 3, 2014
American Society of Church History, Washington D.C.
"The Triumph of the Old Side" 

December 31, 2013
WMBI--Chicago, "Morning Ride"
Radio Interview on "Why Study History?" 8:00am

December 20, 2013
KGNW--"Live From Seattle"
Radio Interview on "Why Study History

December 13-14, 2013 
Paxton Boys Conference, Lancaster, PA 
"The Paxton Riots as a Presbyterian Event" 

December 5
Point of View Radio
Radio Interview on "Why Study History?" 2:00pm

November 21, 2013
Lunch 'n Learn: Lebanon Valley Brethren Home
Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

November 16, 2013
University of Tennessee--Chattanooga
"Religion and the Making of American Citizens" Institute 

November 11, 1013
The Georgene Rice Show--KPDQ-FM
Radio Interview on "Why Study History" 4:30 PST

November 4, 2013
The Janet Mefferd Show--KWRD-FM
Radio Interview on "Why Study History" 4:00pm EST

October 30, 2013
Bob and Kathy Show--WORD FM
Radio Interview on "Why Study History" 4:40 EDT

October 25-26, 2013
Wheaton College--Wheaton, IL
Speaking at the Inhabit Conference

October 22, 2013
Ken & Deb in the Morning--WDLM, IL
Radio Interview on "Why Study History" 11:30 EST

October 17-18, 2013 
Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and Arts, Chicago
Board Meeting 

October 15, 2013
Chris Fabry Show - Moody Radio
Radio Interview on "Why Study History" 3:05pm EDT

October 13, 2013
Lawrence Township Historical Society, Lawrence, NJ
Mary Tanner Lecture: "Presbyterians and the American Revolution" 

October 10, 2013
The Bob Dutko Show--WMUZ-FM, Detroit
Radio Interview on "Why Study History?" 2:40pm EDT 

October 10, 2013
Tim Beirne's AP U.S. History Class (via Skype)
Stony Brook School, Stony Brook, NY

October 1, 2013
Mt. St. Mary's University, Emmitsburg, MD
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?"

September 17, 2013
Mount Vernon Nazarene University, Mt. Vernon, OH
Constitution Day Lecture   

September 15, 22, 29, Oct. 6, 2013
West Shore Evangelical Free Church, Mechanicsburg, PA
Sunday School: "The History of American Evangelicalism"   

July 14, 2013
St. Peter's United Methodist Church, Ocean City, NJ
Topic TBA 

June 29, 2013
North Oaks Baptist Church, Spring, TX 
Was America Founded as a Christian Nation

June 28, 2013 
Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary-Houston
"Religion and the American Founding" at Darrington Prison 

June 21, 2013 
Newport Historical Society, Newport, R.I.
Spectacle of Toleration Project Event 

June 17, 19, 2013
Teachers as Scholars Seminar, Messiah College
"Religion and the American Founding" 

April 25, 2013
Messiah College Alumni Event, Lancaster, PA
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 

April 17, 2013 
Gilder-Lehrman Seminar, Milwaukee Public Schools
Junior Forum on Immigration and American Religious History 

April 6-8, 2013 
Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and Arts
Board Meeting 

April 2, 2013 
Gettysburg College: Annual Phi Beta Kappa Lecture
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?"   

March 27, 2013 
John Turner's American Religious History Class: Skype Session
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 

March 18, 2013 Ye Olde Sulphur Springs Historical Society, York Springs, PA
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?"    

March 8-9, 2013 
Men's Retreat, First Presbyterian Church of Evanston, IL
4 Talks: "Faith of our Forefathers" 

March 2, 2013 
National History Day--Central PA Region, Messiah College
Judge   

March 2, 2013 
Radio Interview: KFUO-St. Louis
"Why Study History?"  3:30EST

February 22, 2013 
George Washington Masonic Memorial, Alexandria, VA.
"George Washington, Religion, and the American Revolution" 

February 20, 2013  
Georgetown University, Washington D.C.
Conference on Secularism in America, France, and Israel
Conversation on Religion and the Founders  

February 15-17, 2013  
Jubilee Conference, Pittsburgh, PA
Breakout Session
"Christianity and the Practice of History" 

January 23, 2013 
Marietta College, Marietta, OH
Lecture: "Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?"  

January 14, 2013 
ReformedCast Podcast
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?"
Taping--to be aired later 

November 1-2, 2012
U.S. Intellectual History Conference, New York, NY

Chair and Comment:, "Religion, Presidential Elections, and Public Philosophies" 

October 30, 2012
Grand Valley State University
 
Skype: American Civilization Course
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation"

October 28, 2012
First Presbyterian Church, York, PA
Discussion of Faith and American Politics 


October 23, 2012
Ecumenical Institute/University of Baltimore
Lecture: "Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 


October 22, 2012
Messiah College
Humanities Alumni/Development Event

The Power of the Humanities in Everyday Life 

October 21, 2012
First Presbyterian Church, York, PA
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?
 

October 20, 2012
Messiah College, Grantham, PA
History Department Homecoming Celebration


October 18-19, 2012
Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and Arts National Conference, Indianapolis
Board Meeting
 

October 14, 2012
First Presbyterian Church of Strasburg, Strasburg, PA
Sunday Morning Services and Sunday Evening Lecture 


October 10, 2012
Theology on Tap--Chattanooga, TN
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 


October 10, 2012
Covenant College--Lookout Mountain, GA
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 


October 9, 2012
University of Tennessee--Chattanooga, LeRoy Martin Distinguished Lecture Series
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 


October 4-6, 2012
Conference on Faith and History, Wenham, MA.
Chairing and Commenting on Two Panels

September 21, 2012
Valparaiso University (via Skype)
Discussion in Robert Elder's US Survey course 

September 20, 2012
Susquehannock High School, PA (via Skype)
"1st Great Awakening and Enlightenment" with Kim Johnson's AP US History Class 

September 18, 2012
Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA
Lecture:
Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

September 17, 2012
Woodberry Forest School, Woodberry Forest, VA
Lecture and Discussion with History Faculty on
Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

September 16, 23, 30, 2012
Gettysburg Presbyterian Church
Adult Forum on
Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

September 9-10 2012
"The Bible and the Public Square" Conference, Duke University
"America's Biblical Heritage" 


September 5 2012
Mechanicsburg Rotary
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?"
 

July 7-8, 2012
St. Peter's Methodist Church, Ocean City, NJ
Saturday Evening Lecture and Sunday Morning Services


June 11, 2012
Jerry Newcombe Program, WAFG-Ft. Lauderdale
 Interview on
Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

June 4, 2012
Mount Vernon
George Washington Book Prize Dinner 


June 3, 2012
First Lutheran Church: Carlisle, PA
Adult Forum: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 


June 1, 2012
2012 Meeting of the Historical Society
Roundtable: "The Perils and Promise of Popular History in a Digital Age" 


May 28-30, 2012
Catholics and Evangelicals for the Common Good
Georgetown University 


May 10, 2012
Daughters of the American Revolution
Book Talk and Signing, Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 


May 6, 2012
Trinity Lutheran Church: Adult Forum Class, 9:45
Book Talk: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation 

April 29, 2012
Goochland Historical Society, Goochland, VA
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 

April 21-22, 2012 
National Network Board Meeting 
Lilly Fellows Program in the Humanities and the Arts 

April 16, 2012 North Jersey Civil War Round Table, Morristown, NJ
Lecture: Christian America and the Civil War 

April 14, 2012
Cushwa Center Seminar in American Religion: U of Notre Dame
Seminar on Was America Founded as a Christian Nation. 

March 21, 2012 
Monmouth College, Monmouth, IL
Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

March 7, 2012 
American Bible Society, New York, NY
Consulting Work on ABS Bicentennial 

March 3 2012 
National History Day: Pennsylvania Regional Competition
Judge 

February 22, 2012 
Messiah College Humanities Symposium
Panelist: E-Books in the Academy

February 22, 2012 
U of South Alabama--American Religious History Class (via phone)
Discussion: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

February 20, 2012 
United Church of Christ Pastors of Berks County, PA
Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

February 12, 2012 
Derry Presbyterian Church, Hershey, PA.
Lecture: Presbyterians and the American Revolution 

February 5, 2012 
Derry Presbyterian Church, Hershey, PA.
Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

January 31, 2012
Grove City College Center for Vision and Values,Grove City, PA 
Lectures: "Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" and "History and Civil Society." 

January 26, 2012
University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA
Jefferson Lecture on Religious Freedom  

January 20, 2012
John and Kathy Show--WORD FM, Pittsburgh
Radio Interview on 2012 GOP Primary Season

January 18, 2012
Richmond American Revolution Roundtable, University of Richmond
Book Talk: "Was America Founded as a Christian Nation." 

January 7, 2012 
American Historical Association Annual Meeting, Chicago
Commentator: "Religious Networks, Alliance, and Friendship in the Early Modern Atlantic World."

November 30, 2011
Gilder-Lehrman Institute Seminar: Archdiocese of New York Schools, Brooklyn
Religion and the American Founding   

November 29, 2011 
Ministry Direct Live Interview
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

November 17, 2011  
Public Lecture, PA Historical and Museum Commission , Harrisburg
William Penn and Pennsylvania's Legacy of Religious Pluralism, 7pm 
  
November 17, 2011
Gilder-Lehrman Institute Seminar: Archdiocese of New York Schools, Bronx
Religion and the American Founding 

November 12, 2011
Messiah College History Club 
Battlefield Tour: Gettysburg National Park

November 10, 2011 
Gilder-Lehrman Institute Teachers Seminar: Savannah, GA
America in the Age of Enlightenment 

November 9, 2011 
New Cumberland Olde Towne Association, New Cumberland, PA
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 

November 6, 13, 20, Dec. 6
West Shore Evangelical Free Church
Sunday School Series: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

November 3, 2011 
David Library of the American Revolution
Lecture: The Founding Fathers and the Separation of Church and State 

October 26, 2011 
Revolutionary Roundtable of Philadelphia 
Book Talk and Signing: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

October 25, 2011 
Radio Interview: WORD-FM, Pittsburgh
"What Should Christians Think About Democracy?"

October 21-23, 2011
Lilly Fellows Program in Arts and Humanities, Birmingham, AL
Board Meeting 

October 13, 2011
Messiah College Board of Trustees Dinner
Talk:  "How the Study of the Humanities Cultivates Virtue in Our Lives."  

October 6-7, 2011
Gilder-Lerhman Institute Teachers Seminar, San Bernardino, CA Schools
The Reformation and Age of Enlightenment in America 

September 30, 2011
Catholics and Evangelicals for the Common Good
Georgetown University
Lecture: The History of Evangelical Engagement in the Public Sphere

September 26, 2011
Susquehannock High School, Glen Rock, PA (via Skype)
Q&A : The First Great Awakening and Enlightenment in America with Kimberly Johnson's AP US History Class

September 23-25, 2011
Ft. Ticonderoga Revolutionary War Seminar 
Public Lecture:  The Religious Beliefs of the American Founders 

September 21, 2011
WORD FM--Pittsburgh, 5:10EDT
Interview: "Remember the Pile-Men:"  Work and Vocation in American Life

September 16, 2011
Grace College , Winona Lake, IN 
Constitution Day Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

July 30-31, 2011
St. Peter's United Methodist Church, Ocean City, NJ
Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?   

July 29, 2011
Mount Gretna Chautauqua, Mt. Gretna, PA
Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

July 29, 2011
WORD-FM, Piittsburgh, PA
"The Mid-Education of Evangelicals":  5:10pm EDT
 
July 24, 2011
Fairfax Presbyterian Church, Fairfax, VA
Book Talk and Signing 11:15am 

July 14-17, 2011
Society for the History of the Republic Conference, Philadelphia
Chair and Comment:  "Home Missions, Antimissions, and the Political Culture of the Early Republic."   

July 12, 2011
Redemption Church, Gilbert, AZ
"Hot Summer Nights": Was America Founded as a Christian Nation 

July 7, 2011
"Too Much Information" with Benjamen Walker, WFMU--New York City
Interview: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation (taped).

June 29, 2011 
The Book Nook with Jamin Eben, 1:00pm MDT
Interview: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?   

June 28, 2011 
Viewpoint Radio, 4:00pm EST
Interview: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

June 27, 2011 (Taped Earlier)
Research in Religion Podcast
Podcast Interview with Prof. Anthony Gill, Baylor University

June 27-July 2
Greenwich Tea Burning Project, Greenwich, NJ
Research with Students and Former Students   

June 24, 2011 
Live from Seattle with Doug Bursch, KGNW, Seattle.  4:19 PST
Interview: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

June 20, 2011 
The Matter at Hand Radio Show, WGRC, Lewisburg, PA  11:00am 
Interview: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

June 10, 2011
Inside Look with Greg Wheatley, Moody Radio (to be aired around the 4th of July)
Radio Interview: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

June 9, 2011
North Jersey American Revolution Roundtable, Morristown, NJ
Book Talk and Signing: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

June 1, 2011
Encounter Radio KSIV 1320, St. Louis, MO, 12:30pm ET
Radio Interview

May 22, 2011
Willow Grove Presbyterian Church, Scotch Plains, NJ
Adult Forum: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

May 21, 2011
Barnes & Noble, Wilkes Barre, PA
Book Talk and Signing: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?   

May 7, 2011
Barnes and Noble, Camp Hill, PA,
Book Talk and Signing: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 


May 5, 2011
Viewpoint Radio, 
Radio Interview, 4:00pm

April 22, 2011 
Culture Shocks Radio with Barry Lynn
Radio Interview, 4pm EST 

April 18, 2011
Harrisburg Rotary Club, Harrisburg Hilton, Harrisburg PA, 12:00pm
Book Talk: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

April 14, 2011
Fraunces Tavern Museum, New York, NY
Public Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

April 13, 2011
Colonial Williamsburg
Public Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

April 12, 2011
Historic Christ Church, Weems, Virginia 
Book Talk and Signing: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

April 10, 2011
Winchester, VA, Kernstown United Methodist Church  
Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation    

April 9, 2011
Winchester, VA, Opequon Presbyterian Church  
Lecture: Colonial Presbyterianism in the Shenandoah Valley

April 1-3, 2011: Lilly Fellows in Arts and Humanities Board Meeting
Chicago, IL 

March 31, 2011 
City Life Church, St. Paul, Minnesota, 7pm
Public Lecture: Religion and the American Revolution 

March 31, 2011
MacLaurin Institute, University of Minnesota, 3pm
Public Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation 

March 31, 2011
University of Minnesota Christian Ministry Association
Lunch Talk: "Was America Founded as a Christian Nation" 

March 30, 2011
First Covenant Church, St. Paul, Minnesota, 7pm 
Public Lecture: The Religion of the Founding Fathers  

March 30, 2011
University of Minnesota, Early American History Workshop
"A Presbyterian Rebellion: The American Revolution in the Mid-Atlantic." 

March 30, 2011
Northwestern College, St. Paul, MN
Chapel Lecture: "America Founded as a Christian Nation" 

March 29, 2011
Jim Bohannon Show, 11:00pm
Radio Interview

March 29, 2011
Al Kresta Show, WDEO Ann Arbor, 4:00pm
Radio Interview


March 28, 2011 
Wheaton College Center for Applied Christian Ethics
"The Moral Responsibility of the Historian and the Case for Christian America"

March 24, 2011
Aaron's Books, Lititz, PA
Book Talk and Signing: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?    

March 24, 2011
Nick Reed Show, KSGF, Springfield MO, 9:10am
Radio Interview

March 23, 2011
Tron Simpson Show, KCMD, Colorado Springs CO, 10:00am
Radio Interview

March 22, 2011
Al Kresta in the afternoon, Ava Maria Radio, 4:00 pm
Radio Interview

 March 21, 2011
Ringside Politics with Jeff Crouere, WGSO, New Orleans LA, 11:00am
Radio Interview

 March 19, 2011
Borders Bookstore, Warrington, PA
Book Talk and Signing: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

March 18, 2011 
Virginia Festival of the Book, Charlottesville, VA    4pm
Book Talk: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

March 17, 2011 
Ephrata Cloister, Ephrata, PA
Winter History Class: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

March 15, 2011 
Chadds Ford Historical Society, Chadds Ford, PA
Public Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

March 15, 2011
James W. Lee Show, KMTH, Portales, NM, 12:15pm
Radio Interview 

March 15, 2011
Mornings of the Dove with Jim McCoy, 
KDOV, Medford, OR,
Radio Interview 11:05am 

March 14, 2011
Ken Pittman Show, WBSM, Fairhaven, MA, 3:10pm
Radio Interview 

March 14, 2011
Point of View Talk Show hosted by Kerby Anderson, USA Radio Network, 2:00pm
Radio Interview 

March 14, 2011
John McColloch Show, WJR, Detroit,
Radio Interview, 10:00am

March 11, 2011
Bob Dutko Show, WMUZ Detroit, MI. 1:05pm
Radio Interview 

March 10, 2011
Beebe Law Firm Historical Lecture, SAR--Somers Point, NJ 
Public Lecture:  The Religious Beliefs of the Founding Fathers  

March 9, 2011 
Caldwell College, Caldwell, NJ
Public Lecture:  Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

March 8, 2011
Bob Jones Show, KCTA, Corpus Cristi, TX, 3:00pm
Radio Interview 

March 8, 2011
Religion Tuesday, WDIS, Norfolk, VA, 2:15pm
Radio Interview 

March 8, 2011
Stacy Harp Show, Active Christian Media, 12:30pm
Radio Interview 

March 7, 2011
Coral Ridge Ministries Radio Show, WAFG, 9:00pm
Radio Interview 

March 7, 2011
Morning Show with Bill Meyer, KMED, MEdford, OR, 10:35am EST
Radio Interview 

March 7, 2011
AM Ocala Live hosted by Larry Whitler, Ocala, FL10:05am
Radio Interview

March 7, 2011
Messiah Village Pathways Institute Course 
Philip Vickers Fithian and the Way of Improvement Leads Home 

March 6, 2011
The Source with Paul Anderson KIXZ Amarillo, TX, 9:00pm
Radio Interview 

March 5, 2011
South Central PA History Day, Messiah College
Judge 

March 4, 2011
Bob Price Show, WCIK, Bath, NY, 1:00pm
Radio Interview 

March 4, 2011
Doylestown Bookshop, Doylestown, PA 8:00pm
Book Talk and Signing  

March 3, 2011 
Bethany Village Venture Series, Mechanicsburg, PA
The Faith of the Founding Fathers  

March 3, 2011
Brian Patrick Program, KNOP Catholic Radio, Cincinnati, OH. 9:45am
Radio Interview 

March 1, 2011
Roland Lettner Program, KFUO St. Louis, MO. 6:30pm
Radio Interview 

February 22, 2011 
Paul Edwards Program, WLQV 1500, Detroit, MI, 4:20pm
Radio Interview: The Religious Beliefs of George Washington 

February 19-21, 2011 
Jubilee Conference, Pittsburgh, PA
Breakout Session on "Was America Founded as a Christian Nation."

February 16, 2011 
WORD FM, 101.5, Pittsburgh, PA
Radio Interview: "Was America Founded as a Christian Nation."

February 13, 27, March 6, 13, 2011 
West Shore Evangelical Free Church, Mechanicsburg, PA
Sunday School:  "Was America Founded as a Christian Nation."

January 24, 2011 
Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Deerfield, IL
Symposium on Confessing History in Honor of John D. Woodbridge

January 17, 2011 
Gilder-Lehrman Institute Workshop, Moore, OK
Teacher Workshop on the Founding Era 

January 9, 2011 
Mechanicsburg Presbyterian Church, Mechanicsburg, PA
Adult Forum: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

December 11, 2010 
York, PA Chapter of Sons of the American Revolution 
Lecture: Philip Vickers Fithian and the Way of Improvement Leads Home 

December 5, 12, 19, 2010 
Slate Hill Mennonite Church, Camp Hill, PA
Sunday School Classes: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

November 20, 2010 
New Jersey Forum, Trenton, NJ 
Moderator: Panel on the American Revolution in NJ  

November 17, 2010 
Gilder-Lehrman-Teaching American History Seminar 
Seminar on Colonial America for Savannah, GA Schools   

November 6, 2010  
Gilder-Lehrman-Teaching American History Seminar 
Seminar on Colonial America for West Palm Beach County, FL Schools  

November 3, 2010 
Inaugural Messiah College Faith and History Lecture, Messiah College
"Confessing History:  Christian Faith and the Historian's Vocation"

October 15, 2010 
Induction Ceremony: Montville High School Hall of Fame
Lake Valhalla Club, Montville, NJ  

October 14, 2010 
Lilly Fellows Reunion Conference, Valparaiso University
Plenary Lecture: Does the Way of Improvement Lead Home?

September 25, 2010 
Messiah College Family Weekend 
Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

September 17, 2010 
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, PA 
Consulting for 2011 PHMC "Religion" Theme  

August 16, 2010 
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, PA 
Consulting for 2011 PHMC "Religion" Theme  

August 3-4, 2010 
Gilder-Lehrman Teacher's Seminar 
Lectures on the American Founding for Raleigh, NC Public Schools

July 23-25, 2010 
Greenwich Tea Burning Project, Greenwich, NJ 
Conducting Oral History Interviews  

July 19, 2010 
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, PA 
Consulting for 2011 PHMC "Religion" Theme  

July 13, 2010 
Gilder-Lehrman/Teaching American History Grant 
Lectures on the American Revolution for Charlotte, NC Public Schools 

June 21-24 2010
Greenwich Tea Burning Project, Greenwich, NJ
Research and Conducting Interviews  

April 10, 2010 
South Central PA History Day, Messiah College
Judge  

March 28 2010
WITF: Radio Smart Talk
Guest on radio show devoted to Pennsylvania budget cuts to history 


March 15, 2010
Seton Hall University, South Orange, New Jersey
President's Advisory Council Distinguished Lecture Series  


March 11, 2010
Bethany Village Venture Series, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Panel Discussion on George Whitefield and Methodism  


March 11, 2010
Harrisburg Daughters of the American Revolution
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


January 21-22, 2010
Louisville Institute Winter Seminar
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 

November 18, 2009
Revolutionary Roundtable--Richmond, VA                   
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


October 27, 2009   
Gilder-Lehrman Teachers Workshop, Huntsville, Alabama Schools
Junior Historians Forum on the Coming of the American Revolution 


Oct. 13-14, 2009
Gilder-Lehrman Teachers Workshop, Milwaukee Public Schools
Workshop on Women and Children in Colonial America 


Oct. 10, 2009 
Cape May County Library, Cape May Court House, NJ 
New Jersey Authors Roundtable  


Oct. 8, 2009
Bethany Village, Mechanicsburg, PA 
"Did George Washington Chop Down the Cherry Tree?" 


Oct. 7, 2009
Gilder-Lehrman/Teaching American History Workshop, Monroe, Louisiana Workshop on the Coming of the  American Revolution for Monroe Schools 

Oct. 3, 2009 
Mayflower Descendants Society of New Jersey 
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 

Sept. 25-27 2009
Ft. Ticonderoga Revolutionary War Seminar, Ticonderoga, NY
Lecture: "A Presbyterian Rebellion: Christianity and the Revolution." 


July 10-11, 2009
Faith Evangelical Free Church ,Fort Collins, CO
Lectures on Christianity and American History 


June 2-3, 2009 
Gilder-Lehrman/Teaching American History Seminar
Seminar on Colonial America for South Central Mississippi Schools 

May 22, 2009
Colonial Williamsburg
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


May 21, 2009 
Westmoreland County Museum, Montross, VA
Public Lecture: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


May 14, 2009
The Hermitage, Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


May 13, 2009
New Jersey Studies Academic Alliance Meeting, Rutgers University
Book Talk: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


May 13, 2009:  
Gilder-Lehrman Institute Seminar for Archdiocese of Brooklyn Schools
Teachers Workshop on U.S. Constitution 


April  21, 2009 
American Democracy Lecture, Messiah College
Roundtable Discussion on Abraham Lincoln 


April  17-18, 2009 
Christianity and American History Conference, Liberty University,
Plenary  Address and Panel Discussion 


April 16, 2009
Historical Society of Somerset Hills, Basking Ridge, NJ  7:30pm
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


April 4, 2009 
South Central PA History Day, Messiah College
Judge 


April 7, 2009 
Society of the Cincinnati Library, Washington D.C.  7:00pm
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


March 15, 2009 
Clinton County Historical Society, Lock Haven, PA  2:00pm
Lecture: "Presbyterians in Love: Courtship in Revolutionary  America" 


March 12 and 26, 2009: 
Messiah College Center for Public Humanities
Teachers Seminar:  "Abraham Lincoln and American Nationalism" 


Feb. 10, 2009:  
History Department, Syracuse University
Lecture:  "Born-Again History and the Coming of the American Revolution" 


Feb. 4, 2009:  
Eastern University, St. Davids, PA
Lecture: Colonial America on the Eve of the American Revolution



Jan. 25, 2009
Indian Valley Public Library, Telford, PA  2:00pm
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


Jan. 9, 2009
Green Ridge Village, Newville, PA  1:30pm
Lecture: "Presbyterians in Love: Courtship in Revolutionary  America" 


December 9-10, 2008 
Gilder-Lehrman Institute Teachers Seminar, Boca Raton, Florida.
Seminar on Early National U.S. for Palm Beach School District 


November 18, 2008 
Messiah Village Pathways Institute, Mechanicsburg, PA
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 


November 15, 2008 
Cumberland County Historical Society, Greenwich, NJ
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


November 5-7, 2008
Gilder-Lehrman Institute Teachers Seminar and Junior Historian's Forum 
Workshop for on U.S. Constitution for Minneapolis Public Schools 

October 21, 2008 
Fraunces Tavern Museum, New York, NY
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


October 16, 2008 
Washington County Public Library, Hagerstown, MD  7:00pm
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


October 14, 2008
Coatesville Senior Center, Coatesville, PA 
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

October 4-5, 2008
Cold Spring Presbyterian Church, Cape May, NJ
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


October 2, 2008
Bethany Village, Mechanicsburg, PA 
Lecture: "A Short History of Religion and Politics in America" 


Sept 27-28, 2008
Greenwich Tea Burning Celebration, Greenwich, NJ
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


Sept. 25, 2008:
Friends of the Murray Library Annual Meeting , Messiah College,
Lecture: "The Way of Improvement Leads Home" 


Sept. 23, 2008 
Northumberland Public Library 
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 

Sept. 22, 2008
Mary Ball Washington Museum, Lancaster, VA  6:30pm
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


Sept. 18-20, 2008 
Conference on Faith and History Biennial Meeting, Bluffton, OH
Panel:  Reflections on the State of Early American History 


Sept. 17, 2008 
Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA  7:00pm
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


August 20, 2008 
Mechanicsburg Museum Association, Mechanicsburg, PA  12:00pm
Lecture: "Patriots in Love: Courtship, Marriage, and the Revolution." 


August 12, 2008 
"Mornings with Randy"
Radio Interview: KBJS 90.3FM  Jacksonville, TX 


August 6, 2008  
NJN Radio’s “Transitions”
Syndicated Radio Interview 


August 3, 2008 
First Presbyterian Church of Ocean City, NJ, Ocean City, NJ
Morning Service: 10:30am 


July 29, 2008 
Northumberland Historical Society, Heathsville, VA  9:30am
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


July 15-18, 2008 
Gilder-Lehrman Institute Teachers Workshop
Workshop on Colonial America for Bledsoe County, TN Public Schools 


July 12, 2008 
David Library of the American Revolution, Washington Crossing, PA
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


June 28, 2008 
Southern New Jersey Sons of the American Revolution
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


June 25, 2008 
American Revolutionary Roundtable of Philadelphia 
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 

June 14, 2008 
Fort Pitt Museum, Pittsburgh, PA
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


June 12, 2008 
Upper St. Clair Library, Upper St. Clair, PA
Public Lecture: "Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 


May 29, 2008 
McNeil Center for Early American Studies, University of Pennsylvania,
Panel on "The Way of Improvement Leads Home" 


May 10, 2008
Radio Interview: The Paul Edwards Show, WLQV AM 1500 Detroit, MI
"The Way of Improvement Leads Home" 

May 6, 2008 
Elizabethtown Public Library, Elizabethtown, PA
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


May 1, 2008 
Messiah College, Grantham, PA
Book Celebration for "The Way of Improvement Leads Home" 


April 29, 2008 
Montville Township High School, Montville, NJ
Lecture: "The Way of Improvement Leads Home" 


April 28, 2008  
Central Delmarva Revolutionary Roundtable, Dover, DE
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


April 21, 2008 
Radio Interview: “The Sam Greenfield Show", WVNJ  AM 1160 NYC
"The Way of Improvement Leads Home" 

April 19, 2008
Borders Bookstore-Camp Hill
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


April 16, 2008  
Mechanicsburg Public Library
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home



March 27, 2008  
Bethany Village, Mechanicsburg, PA
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home





























October 17-18, 2013
Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and Arts
Board Meeting 

October 13, 2013
Lawrence Township Historical Society, Lawrence, NJ
Mary Tanner Lecture: "Presbyterians and the American Revolution" 

June 29, 2013
Book Talk and Signing
Was America Founded as a Christian Nation
North Oaks Baptist Church, Spring, TX 

June 28, 2013 
Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary-Houston
"Religion and the American Founding" at Darrington Prison

June 17, 19, 2013
Teachers as Scholars Seminar, Messiah College
"Religion and the American Founding" 

June 5-8, 2013 
"Religion, Rebellion, and Founding Fathers" TourAmerican History, LLC: Greenwich, New Castle, and Philadelphia 

April 25, 2013
Messiah College Alumni Event, Lancaster, PA
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 

April 17, 2013 
Gilder-Lehrman Seminar, Milwaukee Public Schools
Junior Forum on Immigration and American Religious History 

April 6-8, 2013 
Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and Arts
Board Meeting 

April 2, 2013 
Gettysburg College: Annual Phi Beta Kappa Lecture
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?"  

March 18, 2013 
Ye Olde Sulphur Springs Historical Society, York Springs, PA
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?"    

March 8-9, 2013 
Men's Retreat, First Presbyterian Church of Evanston, IL
4 Talks: "Faith of our Forefathers" 

March 2, 2013 
National History Day--Central PA Region, Messiah College
Judge   

March 2, 2013 
Radio Interview: KFUO-St. Louis
"Why Study History"  3:30EST

February 22, 2013 
George Washington Masonic Memorial, Alexandria, VA.
"George Washington, Religion, and the American Revolution" 

February 20, 2013  
Georgetown University, Washington D.C.
Conference on Secularism in America, France, and Israel
Conversation on Religion and the Founders  

February 15-17, 2013  
Jubilee Conference, Pittsburgh, PA
Breakout Session
"Christianity and the Practice of History" 

January 23, 2013 
Marietta College, Marietta, OH
Lecture: "Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?"  

January 14, 2013 
ReformedCast Podcast
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?"
Taping--to be aired later 

November 1-2, 2012
U.S. Intellectual History Conference, New York, NY

Chair and Comment:, "Religion, Presidential Elections, and Public Philosophies" 

October 30, 2012
Grand Valley State University
 
Skype: American Civilization Course
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation"

October 28, 2012
First Presbyterian Church, York, PA
Discussion of Faith and American Politics 


October 23, 2012
Ecumenical Institute/University of Baltimore
Lecture: "Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 


October 22, 2012
Messiah College
Humanities Alumni/Development Event

The Power of the Humanities in Everyday Life 

October 21, 2012
First Presbyterian Church, York, PA
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?
 

October 20, 2012
Messiah College, Grantham, PA
History Department Homecoming Celebration


October 18-19, 2012
Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and Arts National Conference, Indianapolis
Board Meeting
 

October 14, 2012
First Presbyterian Church of Strasburg, Strasburg, PA
Sunday Morning Services and Sunday Evening Lecture 


October 10, 2012
Theology on Tap--Chattanooga, TN
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 


October 10, 2012
Covenant College--Lookout Mountain, GA
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 


October 9, 2012
University of Tennessee--Chattanooga, LeRoy Martin Distinguished Lecture Series
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 


October 4-6, 2012
Conference on Faith and History, Wenham, MA.
Chairing and Commenting on Two Panels

September 21, 2012
Valparaiso University (via Skype)
Discussion in Robert Elder's US Survey course 

September 20, 2012
Susquehannock High School, PA (via Skype)
"1st Great Awakening and Enlightenment" with Kim Johnson's AP US History Class 

September 18, 2012
Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA
Lecture:
Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

September 17, 2012
Woodberry Forest School, Woodberry Forest, VA
Lecture and Discussion with History Faculty on
Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

September 16, 23, 30, 2012
Gettysburg Presbyterian Church
Adult Forum on
Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

September 9-10 2012
"The Bible and the Public Square" Conference, Duke University
"America's Biblical Heritage" 


September 5 2012
Mechanicsburg Rotary
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?"
 

July 7-8, 2012
St. Peter's Methodist Church, Ocean City, NJ
Saturday Evening Lecture and Sunday Morning Services


June 11, 2012
Jerry Newcombe Program, WAFG-Ft. Lauderdale
 Interview on
Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

June 4, 2012
Mount Vernon
George Washington Book Prize Dinner 


June 3, 2012
First Lutheran Church: Carlisle, PA
Adult Forum: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 


June 1, 2012
2012 Meeting of the Historical Society
Roundtable: "The Perils and Promise of Popular History in a Digital Age" 


May 28-30, 2012
Catholics and Evangelicals for the Common Good
Georgetown University 


May 10, 2012
Daughters of the American Revolution
Book Talk and Signing, Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 


May 6, 2012
Trinity Lutheran Church: Adult Forum Class, 9:45
Book Talk: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation 

April 29, 2012
Goochland Historical Society, Goochland, VA
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 

April 21-22, 2012 
National Network Board Meeting 
Lilly Fellows Program in the Humanities and the Arts 

April 16, 2012 North Jersey Civil War Round Table, Morristown, NJ
Lecture: Christian America and the Civil War 

April 14, 2012
Cushwa Center Seminar in American Religion: U of Notre Dame
Seminar on Was America Founded as a Christian Nation. 

March 21, 2012 
Monmouth College, Monmouth, IL
Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

March 7, 2012 
American Bible Society, New York, NY
Consulting Work on ABS Bicentennial 

March 3 2012 
National History Day: Pennsylvania Regional Competition
Judge 

February 22, 2012 
Messiah College Humanities Symposium
Panelist: E-Books in the Academy

February 22, 2012 
U of South Alabama--American Religious History Class (via phone)
Discussion: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

February 20, 2012 
United Church of Christ Pastors of Berks County, PA
Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

February 12, 2012 
Derry Presbyterian Church, Hershey, PA.
Lecture: Presbyterians and the American Revolution 

February 5, 2012 
Derry Presbyterian Church, Hershey, PA.
Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

January 31, 2012
Grove City College Center for Vision and Values,Grove City, PA 
Lectures: "Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" and "History and Civil Society." 

January 26, 2012
University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA
Jefferson Lecture on Religious Freedom  

January 20, 2012
John and Kathy Show--WORD FM, Pittsburgh
Radio Interview on 2012 GOP Primary Season

January 18, 2012
Richmond American Revolution Roundtable, University of Richmond
Book Talk: "Was America Founded as a Christian Nation." 

January 7, 2012 
American Historical Association Annual Meeting, Chicago
Commentator: "Religious Networks, Alliance, and Friendship in the Early Modern Atlantic World."

November 30, 2011
Gilder-Lehrman Institute Seminar: Archdiocese of New York Schools, Brooklyn
Religion and the American Founding   

November 29, 2011 
Ministry Direct Live Interview
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

November 17, 2011  
Public Lecture, PA Historical and Museum Commission , Harrisburg
William Penn and Pennsylvania's Legacy of Religious Pluralism, 7pm 
  
November 17, 2011
Gilder-Lehrman Institute Seminar: Archdiocese of New York Schools, Bronx
Religion and the American Founding 

November 12, 2011
Messiah College History Club 
Battlefield Tour: Gettysburg National Park

November 10, 2011 
Gilder-Lehrman Institute Teachers Seminar: Savannah, GA
America in the Age of Enlightenment 

November 9, 2011 
New Cumberland Olde Towne Association, New Cumberland, PA
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 

November 6, 13, 20, Dec. 6
West Shore Evangelical Free Church
Sunday School Series: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

November 3, 2011 
David Library of the American Revolution
Lecture: The Founding Fathers and the Separation of Church and State 

October 26, 2011 
Revolutionary Roundtable of Philadelphia 
Book Talk and Signing: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

October 25, 2011 
Radio Interview: WORD-FM, Pittsburgh
"What Should Christians Think About Democracy?"

October 21-23, 2011
Lilly Fellows Program in Arts and Humanities, Birmingham, AL
Board Meeting 

October 13, 2011
Messiah College Board of Trustees Dinner
Talk:  "How the Study of the Humanities Cultivates Virtue in Our Lives."  

October 6-7, 2011
Gilder-Lerhman Institute Teachers Seminar, San Bernardino, CA Schools
The Reformation and Age of Enlightenment in America 

September 30, 2011
Catholics and Evangelicals for the Common Good
Georgetown University
Lecture: The History of Evangelical Engagement in the Public Sphere

September 26, 2011
Susquehannock High School, Glen Rock, PA (via Skype)
Q&A : The First Great Awakening and Enlightenment in America with Kimberly Johnson's AP US History Class

September 23-25, 2011
Ft. Ticonderoga Revolutionary War Seminar 
Public Lecture:  The Religious Beliefs of the American Founders 

September 21, 2011
WORD FM--Pittsburgh, 5:10EDT
Interview: "Remember the Pile-Men:"  Work and Vocation in American Life

September 16, 2011
Grace College , Winona Lake, IN 
Constitution Day Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

July 30-31, 2011
St. Peter's United Methodist Church, Ocean City, NJ
Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?   

July 29, 2011
Mount Gretna Chautauqua, Mt. Gretna, PA
Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

July 29, 2011
WORD-FM, Piittsburgh, PA
"The Mid-Education of Evangelicals":  5:10pm EDT
 
July 24, 2011
Fairfax Presbyterian Church, Fairfax, VA
Book Talk and Signing 11:15am 

July 14-17, 2011
Society for the History of the Republic Conference, Philadelphia
Chair and Comment:  "Home Missions, Antimissions, and the Political Culture of the Early Republic."   

July 12, 2011
Redemption Church, Gilbert, AZ
"Hot Summer Nights": Was America Founded as a Christian Nation 

July 7, 2011
"Too Much Information" with Benjamen Walker, WFMU--New York City
Interview: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation (taped).

June 29, 2011 
The Book Nook with Jamin Eben, 1:00pm MDT
Interview: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?   

June 28, 2011 
Viewpoint Radio, 4:00pm EST
Interview: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

June 27, 2011 (Taped Earlier)
Research in Religion Podcast
Podcast Interview with Prof. Anthony Gill, Baylor University

June 27-July 2
Greenwich Tea Burning Project, Greenwich, NJ
Research with Students and Former Students   

June 24, 2011 
Live from Seattle with Doug Bursch, KGNW, Seattle.  4:19 PST
Interview: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

June 20, 2011 
The Matter at Hand Radio Show, WGRC, Lewisburg, PA  11:00am 
Interview: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

June 10, 2011
Inside Look with Greg Wheatley, Moody Radio (to be aired around the 4th of July)
Radio Interview: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

June 9, 2011
North Jersey American Revolution Roundtable, Morristown, NJ
Book Talk and Signing: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

June 1, 2011
Encounter Radio KSIV 1320, St. Louis, MO, 12:30pm ET
Radio Interview

May 22, 2011
Willow Grove Presbyterian Church, Scotch Plains, NJ
Adult Forum: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

May 21, 2011
Barnes & Noble, Wilkes Barre, PA
Book Talk and Signing: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?   

May 7, 2011
Barnes and Noble, Camp Hill, PA,
Book Talk and Signing: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 


May 5, 2011
Viewpoint Radio, 
Radio Interview, 4:00pm

April 22, 2011 
Culture Shocks Radio with Barry Lynn
Radio Interview, 4pm EST 

April 18, 2011
Harrisburg Rotary Club, Harrisburg Hilton, Harrisburg PA, 12:00pm
Book Talk: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

April 14, 2011
Fraunces Tavern Museum, New York, NY
Public Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

April 13, 2011
Colonial Williamsburg
Public Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

April 12, 2011
Historic Christ Church, Weems, Virginia 
Book Talk and Signing: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

April 10, 2011
Winchester, VA, Kernstown United Methodist Church  
Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation    

April 9, 2011
Winchester, VA, Opequon Presbyterian Church  
Lecture: Colonial Presbyterianism in the Shenandoah Valley

April 1-3, 2011: Lilly Fellows in Arts and Humanities Board Meeting
Chicago, IL 

March 31, 2011 
City Life Church, St. Paul, Minnesota, 7pm
Public Lecture: Religion and the American Revolution 

March 31, 2011
MacLaurin Institute, University of Minnesota, 3pm
Public Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation 

March 31, 2011
University of Minnesota Christian Ministry Association
Lunch Talk: "Was America Founded as a Christian Nation" 

March 30, 2011
First Covenant Church, St. Paul, Minnesota, 7pm 
Public Lecture: The Religion of the Founding Fathers  

March 30, 2011
University of Minnesota, Early American History Workshop
"A Presbyterian Rebellion: The American Revolution in the Mid-Atlantic." 

March 30, 2011
Northwestern College, St. Paul, MN
Chapel Lecture: "America Founded as a Christian Nation" 

March 29, 2011
Jim Bohannon Show, 11:00pm
Radio Interview

March 29, 2011
Al Kresta Show, WDEO Ann Arbor, 4:00pm
Radio Interview


March 28, 2011 
Wheaton College Center for Applied Christian Ethics
"The Moral Responsibility of the Historian and the Case for Christian America"

March 24, 2011
Aaron's Books, Lititz, PA
Book Talk and Signing: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?    

March 24, 2011
Nick Reed Show, KSGF, Springfield MO, 9:10am
Radio Interview

March 23, 2011
Tron Simpson Show, KCMD, Colorado Springs CO, 10:00am
Radio Interview

March 22, 2011
Al Kresta in the afternoon, Ava Maria Radio, 4:00 pm
Radio Interview

 March 21, 2011
Ringside Politics with Jeff Crouere, WGSO, New Orleans LA, 11:00am
Radio Interview

 March 19, 2011
Borders Bookstore, Warrington, PA
Book Talk and Signing: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

March 18, 2011 
Virginia Festival of the Book, Charlottesville, VA    4pm
Book Talk: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

March 17, 2011 
Ephrata Cloister, Ephrata, PA
Winter History Class: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

March 15, 2011 
Chadds Ford Historical Society, Chadds Ford, PA
Public Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

March 15, 2011
James W. Lee Show, KMTH, Portales, NM, 12:15pm
Radio Interview 

March 15, 2011
Mornings of the Dove with Jim McCoy, 
KDOV, Medford, OR,
Radio Interview 11:05am 

March 14, 2011
Ken Pittman Show, WBSM, Fairhaven, MA, 3:10pm
Radio Interview 

March 14, 2011
Point of View Talk Show hosted by Kerby Anderson, USA Radio Network, 2:00pm
Radio Interview 

March 14, 2011
John McColloch Show, WJR, Detroit,
Radio Interview, 10:00am

March 11, 2011
Bob Dutko Show, WMUZ Detroit, MI. 1:05pm
Radio Interview 

March 10, 2011
Beebe Law Firm Historical Lecture, SAR--Somers Point, NJ 
Public Lecture:  The Religious Beliefs of the Founding Fathers  

March 9, 2011 
Caldwell College, Caldwell, NJ
Public Lecture:  Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

March 8, 2011
Bob Jones Show, KCTA, Corpus Cristi, TX, 3:00pm
Radio Interview 

March 8, 2011
Religion Tuesday, WDIS, Norfolk, VA, 2:15pm
Radio Interview 

March 8, 2011
Stacy Harp Show, Active Christian Media, 12:30pm
Radio Interview 

March 7, 2011
Coral Ridge Ministries Radio Show, WAFG, 9:00pm
Radio Interview 

March 7, 2011
Morning Show with Bill Meyer, KMED, MEdford, OR, 10:35am EST
Radio Interview 

March 7, 2011
AM Ocala Live hosted by Larry Whitler, Ocala, FL10:05am
Radio Interview

March 7, 2011
Messiah Village Pathways Institute Course 
Philip Vickers Fithian and the Way of Improvement Leads Home 

March 6, 2011
The Source with Paul Anderson KIXZ Amarillo, TX, 9:00pm
Radio Interview 

March 5, 2011
South Central PA History Day, Messiah College
Judge 

March 4, 2011
Bob Price Show, WCIK, Bath, NY, 1:00pm
Radio Interview 

March 4, 2011
Doylestown Bookshop, Doylestown, PA 8:00pm
Book Talk and Signing  

March 3, 2011 
Bethany Village Venture Series, Mechanicsburg, PA
The Faith of the Founding Fathers  

March 3, 2011
Brian Patrick Program, KNOP Catholic Radio, Cincinnati, OH. 9:45am
Radio Interview 

March 1, 2011
Roland Lettner Program, KFUO St. Louis, MO. 6:30pm
Radio Interview 

February 22, 2011 
Paul Edwards Program, WLQV 1500, Detroit, MI, 4:20pm
Radio Interview: The Religious Beliefs of George Washington 

February 19-21, 2011 
Jubilee Conference, Pittsburgh, PA
Breakout Session on "Was America Founded as a Christian Nation."

February 16, 2011 
WORD FM, 101.5, Pittsburgh, PA
Radio Interview: "Was America Founded as a Christian Nation."

February 13, 27, March 6, 13, 2011 
West Shore Evangelical Free Church, Mechanicsburg, PA
Sunday School:  "Was America Founded as a Christian Nation."

January 24, 2011 
Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Deerfield, IL
Symposium on Confessing History in Honor of John D. Woodbridge

January 17, 2011 
Gilder-Lehrman Institute Workshop, Moore, OK
Teacher Workshop on the Founding Era 

January 9, 2011 
Mechanicsburg Presbyterian Church, Mechanicsburg, PA
Adult Forum: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

December 11, 2010 
York, PA Chapter of Sons of the American Revolution 
Lecture: Philip Vickers Fithian and the Way of Improvement Leads Home 

December 5, 12, 19, 2010 
Slate Hill Mennonite Church, Camp Hill, PA
Sunday School Classes: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

November 20, 2010 
New Jersey Forum, Trenton, NJ 
Moderator: Panel on the American Revolution in NJ  

November 17, 2010 
Gilder-Lehrman-Teaching American History Seminar 
Seminar on Colonial America for Savannah, GA Schools   

November 6, 2010  
Gilder-Lehrman-Teaching American History Seminar 
Seminar on Colonial America for West Palm Beach County, FL Schools  

November 3, 2010 
Inaugural Messiah College Faith and History Lecture, Messiah College
"Confessing History:  Christian Faith and the Historian's Vocation"

October 15, 2010 
Induction Ceremony: Montville High School Hall of Fame
Lake Valhalla Club, Montville, NJ  

October 14, 2010 
Lilly Fellows Reunion Conference, Valparaiso University
Plenary Lecture: Does the Way of Improvement Lead Home?

September 25, 2010 
Messiah College Family Weekend 
Lecture: Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?  

September 17, 2010 
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, PA 
Consulting for 2011 PHMC "Religion" Theme  

August 16, 2010 
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, PA 
Consulting for 2011 PHMC "Religion" Theme  

August 3-4, 2010 
Gilder-Lehrman Teacher's Seminar 
Lectures on the American Founding for Raleigh, NC Public Schools

July 23-25, 2010 
Greenwich Tea Burning Project, Greenwich, NJ 
Conducting Oral History Interviews  

July 19, 2010 
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, PA 
Consulting for 2011 PHMC "Religion" Theme  

July 13, 2010 
Gilder-Lehrman/Teaching American History Grant 
Lectures on the American Revolution for Charlotte, NC Public Schools 

June 21-24 2010
Greenwich Tea Burning Project, Greenwich, NJ
Research and Conducting Interviews  

April 10, 2010 
South Central PA History Day, Messiah College
Judge  

March 28 2010
WITF: Radio Smart Talk
Guest on radio show devoted to Pennsylvania budget cuts to history 


March 15, 2010
Seton Hall University, South Orange, New Jersey
President's Advisory Council Distinguished Lecture Series  


March 11, 2010
Bethany Village Venture Series, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Panel Discussion on George Whitefield and Methodism  


March 11, 2010
Harrisburg Daughters of the American Revolution
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


January 21-22, 2010
Louisville Institute Winter Seminar
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 

November 18, 2009
Revolutionary Roundtable--Richmond, VA                   
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


October 27, 2009   
Gilder-Lehrman Teachers Workshop, Huntsville, Alabama Schools
Junior Historians Forum on the Coming of the American Revolution 


Oct. 13-14, 2009
Gilder-Lehrman Teachers Workshop, Milwaukee Public Schools
Workshop on Women and Children in Colonial America 


Oct. 10, 2009 
Cape May County Library, Cape May Court House, NJ 
New Jersey Authors Roundtable  


Oct. 8, 2009
Bethany Village, Mechanicsburg, PA 
"Did George Washington Chop Down the Cherry Tree?" 


Oct. 7, 2009
Gilder-Lehrman/Teaching American History Workshop, Monroe, Louisiana Workshop on the Coming of the  American Revolution for Monroe Schools 

Oct. 3, 2009 
Mayflower Descendants Society of New Jersey 
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 

Sept. 25-27 2009
Ft. Ticonderoga Revolutionary War Seminar, Ticonderoga, NY
Lecture: "A Presbyterian Rebellion: Christianity and the Revolution." 


July 10-11, 2009
Faith Evangelical Free Church ,Fort Collins, CO
Lectures on Christianity and American History 


June 2-3, 2009 
Gilder-Lehrman/Teaching American History Seminar
Seminar on Colonial America for South Central Mississippi Schools 

May 22, 2009
Colonial Williamsburg
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


May 21, 2009 
Westmoreland County Museum, Montross, VA
Public Lecture: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


May 14, 2009
The Hermitage, Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


May 13, 2009
New Jersey Studies Academic Alliance Meeting, Rutgers University
Book Talk: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


May 13, 2009:  
Gilder-Lehrman Institute Seminar for Archdiocese of Brooklyn Schools
Teachers Workshop on U.S. Constitution 


April  21, 2009 
American Democracy Lecture, Messiah College
Roundtable Discussion on Abraham Lincoln 


April  17-18, 2009 
Christianity and American History Conference, Liberty University,
Plenary  Address and Panel Discussion 


April 16, 2009
Historical Society of Somerset Hills, Basking Ridge, NJ  7:30pm
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


April 4, 2009 
South Central PA History Day, Messiah College
Judge 


April 7, 2009 
Society of the Cincinnati Library, Washington D.C.  7:00pm
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


March 15, 2009 
Clinton County Historical Society, Lock Haven, PA  2:00pm
Lecture: "Presbyterians in Love: Courtship in Revolutionary  America" 


March 12 and 26, 2009: 
Messiah College Center for Public Humanities
Teachers Seminar:  "Abraham Lincoln and American Nationalism" 


Feb. 10, 2009:  
History Department, Syracuse University
Lecture:  "Born-Again History and the Coming of the American Revolution" 


Feb. 4, 2009:  
Eastern University, St. Davids, PA
Lecture: Colonial America on the Eve of the American Revolution



Jan. 25, 2009
Indian Valley Public Library, Telford, PA  2:00pm
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


Jan. 9, 2009
Green Ridge Village, Newville, PA  1:30pm
Lecture: "Presbyterians in Love: Courtship in Revolutionary  America" 


December 9-10, 2008 
Gilder-Lehrman Institute Teachers Seminar, Boca Raton, Florida.
Seminar on Early National U.S. for Palm Beach School District 


November 18, 2008 
Messiah Village Pathways Institute, Mechanicsburg, PA
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 


November 15, 2008 
Cumberland County Historical Society, Greenwich, NJ
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


November 5-7, 2008
Gilder-Lehrman Institute Teachers Seminar and Junior Historian's Forum 
Workshop for on U.S. Constitution for Minneapolis Public Schools 

October 21, 2008 
Fraunces Tavern Museum, New York, NY
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


October 16, 2008 
Washington County Public Library, Hagerstown, MD  7:00pm
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


October 14, 2008
Coatesville Senior Center, Coatesville, PA 
"Was America Founded as a Christian Nation? 

October 4-5, 2008
Cold Spring Presbyterian Church, Cape May, NJ
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


October 2, 2008
Bethany Village, Mechanicsburg, PA 
Lecture: "A Short History of Religion and Politics in America" 


Sept 27-28, 2008
Greenwich Tea Burning Celebration, Greenwich, NJ
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


Sept. 25, 2008:
Friends of the Murray Library Annual Meeting , Messiah College,
Lecture: "The Way of Improvement Leads Home" 


Sept. 23, 2008 
Northumberland Public Library 
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 

Sept. 22, 2008
Mary Ball Washington Museum, Lancaster, VA  6:30pm
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


Sept. 18-20, 2008 
Conference on Faith and History Biennial Meeting, Bluffton, OH
Panel:  Reflections on the State of Early American History 


Sept. 17, 2008 
Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA  7:00pm
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


August 20, 2008 
Mechanicsburg Museum Association, Mechanicsburg, PA  12:00pm
Lecture: "Patriots in Love: Courtship, Marriage, and the Revolution." 


August 12, 2008 
"Mornings with Randy"
Radio Interview: KBJS 90.3FM  Jacksonville, TX 


August 6, 2008  
NJN Radio’s “Transitions”
Syndicated Radio Interview 


August 3, 2008 
First Presbyterian Church of Ocean City, NJ, Ocean City, NJ
Morning Service: 10:30am 


July 29, 2008 
Northumberland Historical Society, Heathsville, VA  9:30am
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


July 15-18, 2008 
Gilder-Lehrman Institute Teachers Workshop
Workshop on Colonial America for Bledsoe County, TN Public Schools 


July 12, 2008 
David Library of the American Revolution, Washington Crossing, PA
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


June 28, 2008 
Southern New Jersey Sons of the American Revolution
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


June 25, 2008 
American Revolutionary Roundtable of Philadelphia 
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 

June 14, 2008 
Fort Pitt Museum, Pittsburgh, PA
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


June 12, 2008 
Upper St. Clair Library, Upper St. Clair, PA
Public Lecture: "Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?" 


May 29, 2008 
McNeil Center for Early American Studies, University of Pennsylvania,
Panel on "The Way of Improvement Leads Home" 


May 10, 2008
Radio Interview: The Paul Edwards Show, WLQV AM 1500 Detroit, MI
"The Way of Improvement Leads Home" 

May 6, 2008 
Elizabethtown Public Library, Elizabethtown, PA
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


May 1, 2008 
Messiah College, Grantham, PA
Book Celebration for "The Way of Improvement Leads Home" 


April 29, 2008 
Montville Township High School, Montville, NJ
Lecture: "The Way of Improvement Leads Home" 


April 28, 2008  
Central Delmarva Revolutionary Roundtable, Dover, DE
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


April 21, 2008 
Radio Interview: “The Sam Greenfield Show", WVNJ  AM 1160 NYC
"The Way of Improvement Leads Home" 

April 19, 2008
Borders Bookstore-Camp Hill
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home 


April 16, 2008  
Mechanicsburg Public Library
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home



March 27, 2008  
Bethany Village, Mechanicsburg, PA
Book Talk and Signing: The Way of Improvement Leads Home