Saturday, July 4, 2009

Celebrating Our Independence

"God Bless America"
Words and music by Irving Berlin

"God bless America,

Land that I love.

Stand beside her and guide her

Thru the night with a light from above.

From the mountains, to the prairies,

To the oceans, white with foam
God bless America, My home sweet home."
God has blessed America. We are a free nation thanks to all of those who gave their lives for our freedom and those who continue to be on the front lines to preserve our freedom. May we never forget.
photos of American life captured by my uncle and his camera.


Happy@Home said...

As always, I thoroughly enjoyed viewing your Uncle's pictures. They are all beautiful, but I think my favorite is the clouds in the sky with the little bit of red showing through. Perfect for today.

I hope you have a great day today.

LisaShaw said...


Making rounds today to share this special day with all my blogging friends. Love to you and your family! Blessings this 4th of July!

Judy said...

Happy Fourth of July to you and yours!

Thanks for sharing your uncle's photo tribute to America.

Tracy said...

Hi Judy! Happy 4th of July to you! I love the way you paired your uncles wonderful photographs with the words to God Bless America. What a lovely reflection, indeed!

We celebrated with Brianna's family last night and had a wonderful time. The city fireworks we had planned to watch tonight have been postponed due to heavy rain. We don't mind. We're enjoying having a quiet night at home and will look forward to seeing them tomorrow. = ) Hope you're having a wonderful time with friends and family!

Blessings to you!

lindsey said...

Great photo's, thanks for sharing them

Anonymous said...

This is spectacular! What a great post. All of the photo's so beautiful and the words so inspiring. We are very blessed indeed to live in this lovely country of ours. I hope you and your family had a wonderful Fourth of July weekend ♥

a woman who is said...

That was a lovely tribute to our Nation!


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