Happy 4th of July to you all from Leader Impact!
Here are some of the best 4th of July blogs I read in the past couple days. Enjoy!
We celebrate our freedom. We celebrate our identity. We celebrate the refusal to live under oppression. [Read more…]
Serve to Lead by James Strock asks a penetrating question in his post, Would You Have Signed the Declaration of Independence?
The signers were giving up their national identity, their cultural ancestry, and their rights under the law of the land.
In the doing, they were not only challenging the basis for King George III’s rule of his American colonies. Their rationale constituted an incendiary challenge to the legitimacy of the monarchy itself. [Read more…]
O beautiful, for spacious skies, for amber waves of grain;
For purple mountain majesties Above the fruited plain!
God shed His grace on thee, and crown thy good with brotherhood,
From sea to shining sea. [Do you know the rest of the amazing lyrics? Read more…]
Visual.ly blog has an informative post, Six Infographics for Independence Day. Have fun learning some interesting facts on how life has changed since 1776.
Today, Independence Day is more than a celebration of this important moment in history. It’s also an opportunity for robust American fun: fireworks, hot dogs, excessive drinking, and lounging about in the summer sun. Here are infographics that explore the history, patriotism, pyrotechnics, and personal excesses of one of this country’s favorite holidays. [Read more…]
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