Monthly Archives: April 2009

Fifty one Years Ago

Apr 18, 2009 | | 4 comments

Fifty one years ago today a beautiful, young and very pregnant woman gave birth to a baby boy.  She and her husband (the boy’s father) loved the boy and cared for him like good parents do.  They gave him food and shelter and love.  They made sure that he was brought up in a Christian […more]

Danny’s Ride

Apr 13, 2009 | | 1 comment

Most of my friends know I am a musician.  A lot of people have influenced me (musically) through the years.  None more than a band director from my high-school years, Danny Leonard.  Danny had (and still has) a music school in Charleston, SC where I grew up.  My junior year of high-school, I joined the […more]

He is risen

Apr 12, 2009 | | 1 comment

Christ is risen!  He is risen indeed! May the risen Christ change us in a very real way beginning today. May we truly begin to love people they way he loves us.

Melody

Apr 6, 2009 | | 4 comments

Twenty six years ago today, a young lady named Melody joined our family. She was the second of what would eventually be our four daughters.  When she and her sisters were little girls, I created a folder for each of them in the filing cabinet.  Sometimes, like tonight, I pull them out in order to […more]