Independence Day … we MUST celebrate for their future

Posted on: June 30, 2016

With a world so filled with hatred, many of us want to just stop looking and listening to the tragedies and the rhetoric that follows. Some might say, “What’s the use?! Nothing changes.” On July 4th it is easy to just have barbecue, go shopping, or go to the beach and never mention Independence Day….

I Wonder…Thoughts for July 4th

Posted on: June 13, 2012

As we approach Independence Day, I wonder what we as individual citizens could do to recognize and renew the significance of the meaning of the July 4th holiday. Many of us spend time with family and friends at backyard barbecues, at the beach or the mountains watching fireworks. Still others celebrate the day by taking…