Monthly Archives: March 2017


I grew up in Northern California, where my family attended a small church that met Sunday mornings, Sunday evenings and even Wednesday nights. If the church doors were open, we were there. First to arrive – and typically the last to leave.

And at every service, we sang hymns. These hymns were the first songs I ever knew, and they shaped a lot of my ideas about music and singing. Continue reading

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Hey friends! Isn’t it Spring yet? Unfortunately, the answer is “no.” At least, not for another few days (March¬†20, to be precise). It has¬†definitely been an unusual winter here at the Riggan Ranch in Idaho – and probably wherever you … Continue reading

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