War for Independence Tour 20142017-11-16T23:17:08+00:00

Event Summary

 

Experience Rich Local History from a distinctly Christian perspective — on the ground it was made!

Join military historian Bill Potter Thursday, April 3 to tour two of the most important battlefield sites from the War for Independence — The Cowpens and Kings Mountain. Learn the providential history of these great patriot victories of the Southern Campaign as we walk the fields of our forefathers who paid for our liberty with their own blood and treasure.

We will meet at Kings Mountain Visitor Center at 9am and conclude at Cowpens by 3:00pm. After the tour, Bill Potter will speak on the importance and enjoyment of studying and teaching history as well as other topics at the Teach Them Diligently Homeschool Convention at the Spartanburg Convention Center April 3-5. Separate registration required.


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Event Speakers

Historian Bill Potter

Historian Bill Potter

An experienced historian and avid bibliophile, Bill Potter combines a lifelong study of American history with an uncommon ability to captivate audiences of all ages as he traces the providential acts of God throughout the ages. Mr. Potter has taught history in high schools and colleges, has led many tours of American and European historical sites and brings to each event a wealth of experience and knowledge. An experienced researcher and writer, Mr. Potter possesses a practical knowledge of antiquarian books, documents, and artifacts and has published several short books and has penned many articles and book reviews for publication. Bill has earned a well-deserved reputation as a man gifted in communicating the story of God’s providential hand in American history. As a father of eight children, he appreciates the necessity of passing on to the succeeding generations the richness of both our regional and national history. He and his wife, Leslie, reside in Virginia.

Ticket Pricing

Adults & Youth (5+):$25
Child (4 and under):FREE
Family *:$125

* Unlimited immediate family members (same household only please)

Tour price includes all admissions and a box lunch. Space is limited, so register today while there is still room!

After the tour, Bill Potter will speak on the importance and enjoyment of studying and teaching history as well as other topics at the Teach Them Diligently Homeschool Convention at the Opryland Hotel in Nashville March 20-22. Separate registration required. See us at Booth 726 and receive a free MP3 download of one of Mr. Potter’s Nashville messages when you subscribe to our email newsletter.

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