Simple + Southern Sunday No. 37 • Red, White, & Blue Edition

“…if my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land”
2 Chronicles 7:14
 “God bless America,
Land that I love,
Stand beside her and guide her
Thru the night with a light from
sss13O beautiful for spacious skies…sss4 ...for amber waves of grain… IMG_0390 …for purple mountain majesties…
(Photo Source: Berry College)
sss1 …above the fruited plain!…sss6 …America! America!…
sss3…God shed his grace on thee…  IMG_5278 …and crown thy good with brotherhood…

IMG_5279…from sea to shining sea!”IMG_0369Charleigh Anne and Sarah Kate decked out in their red, white, & blue!
“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.  We didn’t pass it to our children in the bloodstream.  It must be fought for, protected,  and handed on for them to do the same”
Ronald Reagan
sss2 “Liberty, when it begins to take root, is a plant of rapid growth”
George Washingtonsss1 “Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged”
Ronald Reagan
IMG_5276 “We hold these truths to be self evident; that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness”
Thomas Jeffersonsss12“Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord;
He is trampling out the vintage where the grapes of wrath are stored;
He hath loosed the fateful lightning of His terrible swift sword;
His truth is marching on…IMG_0381 …In the beauty of the lilies Christ was born across the sea,
With a glory in His bosom that transfigures you and me:
As He died to make men holy, let us live to make men free;
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  1. Paula B. says:

    I’m new to your website and I’m loving it! Great 4th of July post. Love the patriotism, scriptures and quotes.
    Those little girls are cuties!

    Anyway keep up the great, thoughtful work!

  2. Stephanie says:

    Absolutely beautiful and incredibly inspiring, my friend! Thank you for sharing this wonderful post with Roses of Inspiration….the words and photos gave me goosebumps :) Hugs!

  3. Jann Olson says:

    There is nothing quite like our gorgeous flag blowing in the breeze! And little ones dressed in red, white, and blue bring me such delight! Love the flag with the anchor!! Thanks for sharing this fabulous post with SYC.

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