It’s July 4th weekend. Here are a few trivia questions. The answers are at the bottom. Have a wonderful weekend, See you in worship.

  1. Every Independence Day, how many times does the Liberty Bell ring?
  2. Which American president was born on July 4th?
  3. Which president of the United States was the first to host a Fourth of July celebration at the White House?
  4. What is the location of the nation’s oldest Fourth of July parade?
  5. What was the total number of people who signed the Declaration of Independence?
  6. On July 4th what food is most commonly consumed?
  7. On the Declaration of Independence, who had the largest signature?
  8. How many hot dogs are consumed?
  9. Which two presidents of the United States died on July 4th of the same year?
  10. What was the estimated population of the United States on July 4, 1776?
  11. On July 4th, which classic children’s book was published?
  12. Who is the author of the Pledge of Allegiance?

Scripture Reading: Psalm 33:12
“Happy is the nation whose God is the Lord, the people whom he has chosen as his heritage…”

Reflection Questions:
What are the best things about living in the USA?
When was the last time you read the Declaration of Independence?
How are you helping others pursue happiness?

Prayer: Holy God, today someone will need my faithfulness – someone will need light to shine for them. Let me not be hesitant to embody kindness and mercy nor let me be unconcerned to share the blessing of your love. Amen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Answers to the Trivia Questions 
1.         Thirteen
2.         Calvin Coolidge
3.         Thomas Jefferson
4.         Bristol, Rhode Island
5.         56
6.         Hot Dog
7.         John Hancock
8.         150 million
9.         John Adams and Thomas Jefferson
10.       2.5 million people
11.       Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
12.       Francis Bellamy

Questions and answers by Maryn Liles