Happy Birthday America

The Statue of Liberty;
Representing freedom;
Enlightening the world;
Hope for our children.

Photo Credit – 101mobility.com

Photo Credit – 101mobility.com

Niagara Falls;
So wide and vast;
Flowing and falling;
Water amassed.

Photo Credit – history.com

Photo Credit – history.com

The Washington Monument;
Made of marble and granite;
Built to memorialize the father of our country;
And tallest stone structure on the planet.

Photo Credit – gwhatchet.com

Photo Credit – gwhatchet.com

The Mississippi River;
Majestic creation;
Meandering slowly southward;
It’s the chief waterway of our nation.

Photo Credit – americancruiselines.com

Photo Credit – americancruiselines.com

The Grand Canyon;
Immense gorge a mile deep.
Stepping up to an overlook;
It’s dramatic and very steep. 

Photo Credit – pinkjeeptours.com

Photo Credit – pinkjeeptours.com

The Rocky Mountains,
Continental divide,
Rising high into the sky,
Its grandeur is bona fide.

Photo Credit – dailyinspires.com

Photo Credit – dailyinspires.com

Lake Tahoe;
Largest alpine lake in nation,
Look at the panorama of surrounding mountains,
It’s a wonderful place to take a vacation.

Photo Credit - sierracyclesmith.com

Photo Credit – sierracyclesmith.com

Golden Gate Bridge;
Most photographed bridge in the world,
An internationally recognized symbol,
It’s a wonder of the modern world.

Photo Credit – beforitsnews.com

Photo Credit – beforitsnews.com

Happy 4th of July to all!

By Mark Shields – © 7-4-2013

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About Mark Shields

Mark works in the Information Systems Department for an Insurance Company. He volunteers as a member of the media ministry team at his church and runs the 10:50 worship service computer. A few years ago, he started an on-line Bible study guide called “This Day with God Devotional”. He uses this as a tool in his journey through the Bible. We live in a very busy world with busy schedules so this tool has helped him continue with daily Bible reading and study. You’re invited to join him on this journey or check in every so often to read his thoughts.
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2 Responses to Happy Birthday America

  1. Dan Hoger says:

    Happy 4th of July! Thanks for linking to my post.

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