Every good thing given and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shifting shadow. (James 1:17)

Patriotic Parfait (layered gelatin dessert)

1 lg. pkg. blue or purple Jello

1 lg. pkg. red Jello, any flavor

4 cups boiling water

2 cups cold water

8 oz. Cool Whip topping; thawed

4 cups angel food cake, cubed

2 cups strawberries; sliced

cups blueberries


Dissolve berry blue Jello in 2 cups of boiling water. In a separate bowl, dissolve the cherry Jello. Stir 1 cup of cold water into each bowl. Pour into separate 9x13" pans. Refrigerate at least 3 hours until firm. Cut into " cubes. Place blue Jello cubes in bottom of clear glass trifle bowl. Top with a third of the Cool Whip. Add cake cubes, then sliced strawberries. Top with another third of the Cool Whip. Add the red Jello cubes and then the remaining Cool Whip. Sprinkle blueberries over top.