Outlaws and Highwaymen

Did you ever wonder where the term “highway robbery” came from?
Well, highway robbery was the crime perpetrated by the highwaymen of old.
The apostle Paul spoke of the dangers of highwaymen in the Bible. So clearly these road-traveling scoundrels have been around for a long time.
Today’s FamilyFirst pick, Outlaws and Highwaymen, concentrates on the medieval English breed of highwayman.
Think Robin Hood.

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The Journeys of Paul

My children are amazed to discover that, as a child, I didn’t own an X-Box or PS2 or even a comptuer. (They were equally astounded when they found out that our first television was black-and-white, but that’s another story). The type of games we played used cardboard surfaces and plastic playing pieces. Those types of … Read more…