For those in the United States, today is a national holiday, Independence Day. This past week, people in Canada celebrated Canada Day. In many countries around the world, such celebratory days recognize the blessings of independence, unity, freedom.
In this video (created by Mormon Messages) people from around the world share some of the freedoms that enrich their lives. (Video is provided in English and Spanish.)
What freedoms are you grateful for?
Articles on lds.org that may be of interest:
“To Act for Ourselves: The Gift and Blessings of Agency” by Elder Robert D. Hales of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles
“I, the Lord God, Make You Free” by Elder Shirley D. Christensen of the Seventy
“Moral Agency” by D. Todd Christofferson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles
“Religion in a Free Society” by Elder M. Russell Ballard of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles