Sara's Message Wins

The National Park Service (NPS) and International World Peace Rose Gardens are happy to announce a winner of the 2018 Inspirational Messages of Peace Contest! Congratulations to Sara Naylor, Grade 3 for “Your Body is a Garden”.
The competition is in conjunction with the “26th Anniversary Celebration of the Martin Luther King, Jr. ‘I Have a Dream’ World Peace Rose Garden” at the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park in Atlanta, Georgia. More than 3,000 students participated this year, including students from China, India, Gaza, Alabama, Washington D.C., California and Atlanta, Georgia area.
Your body is a garden
Peace is the seed
It grows inside us as big as we need
It spreads through our limbs,
Letting us shine as bright as the sun
Peace is Divine
Sara Naylor, Grade 3
Advent Episcopal School
Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Founded in 1950 and located in downtown Birmingham, Alabama, Advent Episcopal School is a coeducational, college-preparatory day school for students grades Pre-Kindergarten through 8th.