The Vineyard CD is released on iTunes!

People who know me well know that I have been writing music since I was very young. I took classical piano lessons at 6 years old and later on drum lessons and toyed with the guitar a little. I was in band and orchestra in school. I played in rock and roll bands and...

Beauty Will Rise

Steven Curtis Chapman’s new CD “Beauty Will Rise” just became available yesterday. I have been waiting for this for along time. Somehow I knew that God would give him the songs that would speak to my heart in a way few others could. I am only part...

Heaven in the Face of My Little Girl

Rachel Maggie Michelle Ort Leazenby A couple weeks ago I tuned in the local christian radio station just in time to hear the announcer guy say.. here is a new song from Steven Curtis Chapman.  Before I heard the first chord, the first word, I knew what the song would...

Rachel’s Home Going Celebration Video

Thank you Jeff Petersen again for the beautiful video you produced for Rachel’s home going celebration.  It has been 9 months today since she went home and last Friday she turned 28 years old. To say we miss her is a gross understatement. To know she is with...

Through Rachel’s Eyes

It seems only fitting to me that the very first picture on my new blog is one of Rachel’s. She loved nature. She was crazy about Hawks. On the way to church the other evening we saw a hawk that Rachel used to see as well.  She was sure ( as I am ) that Hawk...
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