Music | Aaron Ivey | Amos Story

Yesterday afternoon I received a surprise e-mail from Abba Fund. For those of you who aren’t familiar with Abba Fund. This organization made it possible for us to finish up Taye’s adoption in a timely manner with a 0% interest loan for the cost of our...

Music and Parenting | Jars of Clay | Boys (Lesson One)

Jenna wrote a great post about May 14, 2009. On May 14, 2009 we’re praying that we’ll pass court and have a new son. With each of our pregnancies, there came these moments where I began contemplating parenting and instilling values in our kids. And while this isn’t a...

My Grammy Highlights:

OK, I know that some of you hate on the Grammy’s. Sell outs and indulgences, sure. But even in hard times it’s good to celebrate music. There is A LOT of good music right now. So I watched the Grammy’s and got lost in the music for a few hours last...

needle and thread.

It’s one of those wintry days here in Grand Rapids, overcast and snowy, perfect for staying in even when you need to go out. The day is filled with thoughts that I process with bits of gray and sadness. I don’t really have words. So often, when my words...

disappear.

If you hung out around this blog for awhile, I’m sure you already know that music plays a significant roll in how I process my life. The latest such song is “Disappear” by the Gabe Dixon Band. Last night I wrote this in my journal: “We’re...

musical moments and tv soundtracks.

If you follow me on Twitter or Facebook, you’ve seen that Jenna and I have been flying through seasons of Scrubs like there is no tomorrow. One thing I’ve noticed throughout the series is the music. I have found myself more than once making mental note of...

Pin It on Pinterest