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Dependence Day … Happy Now?

The Fourth of July has come upon us once more.  A day off from that stressful job.  A long weekend for some.  Time for the summer kick-off.  Time to get out there and enjoy the great outdoors, if only in … Continue reading

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Independence Day: Independent From What?

The Fourth of July is called Independence Day because it commemorates the Continental Congress ratifying the text of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776.  Two days before that, the Continental Congress had officially made the decision to formally … Continue reading

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INDEPENDENCE

Many of us refer to Independence Day as our nation’s birthday.  And many of us celebrate the 4th of July just like a big birthday party.  While there is nothing inherently wrong with that practice, it tends to pull us … Continue reading

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