[234 words] This week we will celebrate another “Fourth of July.” I enjoy the hot dogs and the fireworks and especially the arrival of family. Yet, l always contemplate the history of what happened back in 1776 when the Declaration of Independence was signed by 56 courageous men. They, and many others of their generation, paid a tremendous price for our freedom. The Christian’s Declaration of Independence was also gained at a tremendous price of blood when our redemption was purchased by Jesus’ sacrifice (Ephesians 1:7). We signed our name to the Declaration when we were baptized into a relationship… Log in or Register to save this content for later.