Sonrise Notes for February 26th....
…You can see an inspiring video of Fracesca Battistelli surprising a little girl who’s a fan of hers and who is also going through chemo at www.facebook.com/sonriseradio.
...On January 13, Aaron Shust’s third son Michael was born two weeks early. Keep them all in your prayers, because within minutes of birth, doctors said they were seeing strong signs of Down syndrome. Little Michael will have to have open heart surgery in the next couple of months, so if you ‘d like to keep up with all that is happening, log on to aaronshust.blogspot.com.
...Earlier this month TobyMac got to play golf in the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am. He was paired with tour pro Kevin Streelman, and after the first three rounds they were at 14 under par, but still missed the cut by four strokes. Toby also got to spend some quality time with his buddy Rickie Fowler from the PGA tour and says he definitely enjoyed his week. Read more by clicking here.
...The Music Boat Cruise 2012 is coming up in November, but as we’ve seen the last couple of years, it fills up fast! In fact, it’s already 55% booked now. This year’s cruise sails from Miami to Grand Turk Island , and also features Newsboys, Natalie Grant, Kutless, Sanctus Real, Brandon Heath, and more. Get details at www.musicboatonline.com.
...Jeremy Camp’s phone app is your connections to exclusive news, tour dates, music jukebox, video podcasts and more. You can share your comments, prayer requests and shout-outs on the Jeremy Camp fan wall too. Check out www.jeremycamp.com.
...The Rock & Worship Roadshow is in the Northwest this week. Hosts MercyMe are joined by Tenth Avenue North, Disciple, Hawk Nelson, Sidewalk Prophets and more. This week the tour hits Boise, ID at Taco Bell Arena; Portland, OR at Rose Garden Arena; and Seattle, WA at Key Arena. See pictures, videos and Twitter posts at www.therockandworshiproadshow.com.
...We heard Newwordson’s new song “Learning To Be The Light” on the show and right now you can get their first album, “Salvation Station” or their self-titled CD autographed, and sent right to your home. Just visit www.newworldson.com for the link, and while you’re there you can download a digital copy of the new 3 song EP “Learning to Be The Light,” which is now available on iTunes.