Firefly Pick: Lighting up the strum

Firefly Pick: Lighting up the strum

Guitar and technology nut that I am, it’s likely no surprise that I gleefully responded to the call for backers when Firefly Pick launched their Kickstarter campaign last fall. The project was successfully funded, and while production took a little longer than expected, I was excited to receive my “dynamic duo” package of two custom […]

New app review at All About Capos: GuitarCapo+ 2.5 for iPhone

New app review at All About Capos: GuitarCapo+ 2.5 for iPhone

I’ve written a new app review for All About Capos of GuitarCapo+ 2.5 for iPhone by TonApp AS. Part chord library, part capo tool, part virtual guitar, the app is aesthetically pleasing, quick and responsive, and likely to continue growing with new features from a great developer. Check out the full GuitarCapo+ 2.5 review over […]

New guitar-focused article at All About Capos

New guitar-focused article at All About Capos

Guitar-playing friends: I’ve written a new article for All About Capos I’d like you to check out. Maybe you’ve wondered if “real” guitar players should use capos, or if it’s “cheating.” Maybe you’ve even heard that said… or said it yourself! I don’t think you’ll wonder anymore after you read my post! Guitar Capos Are […]

Surprising grace

Surprising grace

If Jesus were born today, would we recognize it? Would we be surprised at the grace yet embrace his incomparable gift? It is God’s surprising grace, of sending his Son as a tiny baby who would give his own life and then defeat death, that we celebrate as we commemorate the birth of our Savior… […]

Honoring captured and missing heroes at POW/MIA recognition

Honoring captured and missing heroes at POW/MIA recognition

I had the pleasure of providing music for Viêtnow’s National POW/MIA Recognition Day Service in Loves Park, IL. The national headquarters for the organization are in downtown Rockford, IL, and the event encompassed other veteran and military-minded organizations. It was very moving to come together and focus on the incomprehensible sacrifice of those captured or […]