Tag Archives: America

America, The Beautiful

I’ve been pondering these lyrics today. Reading them, I gained a greater insight than when I’ve just sung it in the past. America, the Beautiful 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 […]

America Was Not Alone

Remembering 9/11: A warrior’s unexpected gift to America “As America looked inward in the days, weeks and months after September 11, 2001, others around the world made extraordinary gestures toward the United States. 
We were all so focused on ourselves – understandably so – that many probably missed the fact that Iran’s President Mohammad Khatami condemned […]