Friday, May 26, 2017

Memorial Day ~ A Day to Remember

O beautiful for spacious skies,
For amber waves of grain,
For purple mountain majesties
Above the fruited plain!
America! America! God shed His grace on thee,
And crown thy good with brotherhood
From sea to shining sea!

My country, ’tis of Thee,
Sweet Land of Liberty
Of thee I sing;
Land where my fathers died,
Land of the pilgrims’ pride,
From every mountain side
Let Freedom ring.

Remembering with gratitude those who have given their life in order for this country to remain free.  We pray their sacrifice will never be in vain and that the Red, White and Blue waves free forever.

God bless America, land that I love
Stand beside her and guide her
Through the night with the light from above
From the mountains to the prairies
To the oceans white with foam
God bless America, my home sweet home

Linking With Deb at Breathing In Grace

Until Next Time


  1. Oh, those beautiful lyrics. America, it is time for you to bless God for all His blessings and mercies to us and give thanks for the ones who sacrificed their lives to uphold the God-given freedom!

  2. Wonderful post, Mary. So patriotic. I had to stand with my hand over my heart to read it! It is good to remember those lyrics and know that God has given us a special nation. Have a blessed day.

  3. Lovely lyrics aren't they! So meaningful.
    Happy Memorial

  4. A beautiful and precious post, Mary. God bless your weekend.

  5. Such a beautiful post in remembrance of those who have given their lives for our freedom. Thank you for sharing. Hugs!

  6. Such a beautiful post Mary in remembrance of the men and woman who gave their lives for our freedom. Thank you for sharing with us. Have a blessed holiday weekend.

  7. So beautiful... we truly are blessed to live in America! Now, I've got Lee Greenwood's, God Bless the USA, running through my head. Hope you have a great weekend! Hugs from Tennessee!


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