An equal chance. It was what Abraham Lincoln firmly believed about the Declaration of Independence. It “gave promise that in due time the weights should be lifted from the shoulders of all men, and that…Read More
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Growing up on a farm is a great way to learn about the value of freedom. If you ask different farmers why they do it, many of the answers will center on the sense of…Read More
As this Independence Day begins, take the time to really appreciate your independence and what it should mean in what you do every day. Below are three summary thoughts and related posts. Thought 1: In…Read More
We were all teens once. What we wanted most in life was independence. We wanted to be free from our parents (i.e., oppression) so that we could do whatever we wished. As parents with teens,…Read More
Have you ever thought for just a few minutes about the concept of freedom? You should. Think about two elements. First, freedom has a “from” element to it. In the United States, we have the…Read More
From those days in second grade, America the Beautiful has a special memory for me, as it calls us to be grateful for the beauty around us, in our communities and landscapes, and breathe in the freedom and then put it to work to make life better.