October 9th – American Minute – Lewis Cass

Soldier, lawyer, politician and diplomat, his name was Lewis Cass, and he was born OCTOBER 9, 1782. In 17 States, Lewis Cass has places named for him, including: 30 townships, 10 cities, 10 streets, 9 counties, 4 schools, 3 parks, 2 lakes, 1 river, 1 fort, and 1 building.

October 8th – American Minute – “Saved to Serve”

His name was Edward Vernon "Eddie" Rickenbacker, born OCTOBER 8, 1890, and he lived an adventurous, fame filled life. "Eddie Rickenbacker confided: "It was clear to me that God had a purpose in keeping me alive...I had been saved to serve."

October 5th – American Minute -Jonathan Edwards

He entered Yale College at age 13 and graduated with honors.He became a pastor, and his sermon, "Sinners in the Hands of An Angry God," started The Great Awakening Revival. His name was Jonathan Edwards, born OCTOBER 5, 1703.