Let us not forget that freedom is'nt free let pray for our men and woman fighting for our freedom. lets not forget about their families here at home.
is, the USS New York, made from the World Trade Center!
It was built with 24 tons of scrap steel from
World Trade Center.
It is the fifth in a new class of
warship - designed for missions that include special operations against
terrorists. It will carry a crew of 360 sailors and 700 combat-ready Marines to
be delivered ashore by helicopters and assault craft.
Steel from the
World Trade Center was melted down in a foundry in Amite, LA to cast the ship's bow section. When it
was poured into the molds on Sept 9, 2003, "those big rough ste elworkers
treated it with total reverence," recalled Navy Capt. Kevin Wensing, who was
there. "It was a spiritual moment for everybody there."
foundry operations manager, said that when the trade center steel first arrived,
he touched it with his hand and the "hair on my neck stood up." "It had a big
meaning to it for all of us," he said. "They knocked us down. They can't keep us
down. We're going to be back."
The ship's motto? "Never
Please keep this going so everyone can see what we are
made of in this country!
The LORD is our shepherd, I shall not want.
He makes me lay down in green pasters;
He leads me besides the still wat He restore my soul:
He guides me in the path of righteousness
For his name's sake.
Even though I walk though the valley of
the shadow of death, I will fear no evil;
for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff
Thou dost perpare a table before me in the
presence of my enemies;
Thou hast anointed my head with oil;
My cup runth over.
Surely goodness and mercy will follow
me all the days of my life, And I will dwell in the house of the LORD forever.