I got a job opportunity that was a huge, "out of nowhere", blessing by God. We also had our fourth child, Maximus. With those great moments we had some not so joyous events as well. My wife suffered 2 heart attacks 2 weeks after our son was born, the first of which she had to be revived from. She was also diagnosed with, and surgically treated for Thyroid Cancer. We have received so much love and care in this year it has been overwhelming at times. But after the dust has settled and as we learn to live with these various life changing things, I have come to a few realizations. God is always good. My wife, my family, and our community are amazing. And that I need to record this album.
The name "TheFamilyHarp" has two meanings behind it. The songs that I write and want to record are songs written for the family of God. They are songs of praise, of worship, of love, and life. These songs are also for my family. These songs are about what we have gone through and are going through. They are also songs my kids can sing in the car. All in all these are songs written to connect our heart to God in any situation.
The money you donate will go directly to the recording, producing, and distribution of this album. I have an amazing cast of people who have signed on to help my vision come through. To make an album is not easy or cheap. My wife and I have put what we can into this project but now we need your help. Any donation helps. All prayers help. Any "shares", "comments", "likes/loves", "retweets" they all help.
One of the goals my wife and I have is anyone who helped during her hospital stays and recovery, whether through donations of time, food, money, or love; will receive a free copy of this album as a thank you. But if you donate to this project we want to extend a gift to you, as well as mention you in the packaging thank-you section.
$1-19 -- You will receive a digital download of the album
$20 - 29 -- You will receive a hard copy of the album as well as a handmade Anchor necklace or bracelet
$30 - 49 -- You will receive a hard copy of the album as well as a "TheFamilyHarp" t-shirt
$50 - 100 -- You will receive the album, t-shirt,
Anchor bracelet/necklace, a sticker, and a video shout out
Anything over $100, we will figure out more benefits and perks.
Thank you for taking the time to read, watch, and listen about this project. I look forward to partnering with you to get this music out to not only you but anyone else it may minister to.
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