Blue~Vigilance, Perseverance & Justice
(I just loved this glitter icing!)
This is what 6 years of wearing combat boots does to you!
And here a few more of the patriotic treats we made...
Red, White and Blue Parfaits
Pretzel Sparklers for our picnic tomorrow!
~This is probably the only thing I've ever made from Martha Stewart...so easy and fun~
And now a prayer to share...
~For Our Nation~
God our Father,
Giver of life,
we entrust the United States of America to Your loving
You are the rock on which this nation was founded.
You alone are the true source of our cherished rights to
liberty and the pursuit of happiness.
Reclaim this land for Your glory and dwell among Your
Send Your Spirit to touch the hearts of our nation´s
Open their minds to the great worth of human life
and the responsibilities that accompany human freedom.
Remind Your people that true happiness is rooted in
and doing Your will.
Through the intercession of Mary Immaculate,
Patroness of our land,
grant us the courage to reject the "culture of death."
Lead us into a new millennium of life.
We ask this through Christ Our Lord.
~Photos of Blessed Mother are from our Mary Garden in full bloom, bringing us much joy~
Please pray for all who serve in our military, their families, and all public service personnel who work to keep our country safe.
~God Bless my firefighter hubby who is working this 3-day weekend~
Check out Catholic Icing's post on a Patriotic Rosary...
We have ours on the schedule for tonight!
~God Bless all of you, this 4th of July~