A Majesty Music Christmas

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  My children squealed with delight when they heard that Patch the Pirate (Ron Hamilton) was coming to our house to take pictures for their upcoming Christmas catalog (http://www.majestymusic.com/)! If your children grew up listening to Patch the Pirate’s character building songs and stories like mine did, then you can only imagine the excitement of having this childhood hero pay …

Annual Lake Adventure

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At the close of every summer, boys and their Dads gather at Mr. and Mrs. Hank Brink’s  lake property in Loudon, TN. The event began as Nathan’s birthday party and grew into a time of fun, Bible study, and fellowship for the guys. It’s always encouraging to hear about the adventures enjoyed and the spiritual commitments made! We are grateful …