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Food History: Mashed Potatoes

Food History: Mashed Potatoes

During the Seven Years War of the mid-1700s, a French army pharmacist named Antoine-Augustin Parmentier was captured by Prussian soldiers. As a prisoner of war, he was forced to live on rations of potatoes. In mid-18th century France, this would practically qualify as cruel and unusual punishment: potatoes were thought of as feed for livestock, …

Developing a Gratitude Attitude

Developing a Gratitude Attitude

KENNETH: Hello, everybody. Welcome to the Believers Voice of Victory broadcast. Father, thank you today. We receive revelation from heaven concerning this life of faith and we ask you to help us today as we go to your word and as we develop a life of thanksgiving and gratitude. Developing an attitude of gratitude. And …