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If All You Do In 2015 Is This…

January 12, 2015

2015 brings an onslaught of lists. Strategies to improve our selves, balance our schedule, be a better friend and experience moments worthy of memory books. Why so much pressure? During a conversation over tea, a good friend of mine observed…

My Top 5 Albums of 2014

January 2, 2015

The writer of the 96th Psalm implores us to “sing a new song to the Lord” (Isaiah 42:10), and if you’ve been through any type of valley or desert, deep in your heart, you know well the songs that have…

Avoiding the Christmas Crash

December 8, 2014

It starts the week of turkey carving. Shopping carts collide as frazzled women reach for the last box of stuffing (or if you’re me and you realize Trader Joe’s went out of stock weeks before) while they chorale their rows…

3 Cravings You Can’t Ignore

November 25, 2014

  For starters, you should know that the author of this blog is six months pregnant. The word “craving” has a whole new level of meaning, doesn’t it? People have been asking me “What are you craving?” expecting “pickles and…

The Best Way To Spend 10 Minutes (Blog By Elissa)

October 21, 2014

Every morning I wake up to tap-dancing. Yes, tap-dancing. Our doggy, Emma, sandy-furred lab with a grin as big as her face, has all four paws prancing on the hard wood floor with excitement that someone is awake. Energy filling…

Adventures Of A Touring Band

October 12, 2011

We’ve been on the road on-and-off since 2003, when we had our first official tour (to the United Kingdom, no doubt).  And its been one adventure after another.  The thing about touring life is, you never know what to expect….

NewReleaseTuesday.com Interviews The Sonflowerz

September 27, 2011

We’re gearing up for our first tour since the release of BY FAITH!  Find our tour dates throughout California on the TOUR page, and check out this brand new interview with NewReleaseTuesday.com to hear the heart behind songs off the…

BY FAITH Releases Today!

September 13, 2011

Our new album, BY FAITH, is available officially today on iTunes and here at Sonflowerz.com! Elissa and I are so excited about the chance to share these songs with the world. Click ‘READ MORE’ to see our video, showing the…

Welcome To The New Sonflowerz.com!

August 29, 2011

We’re so excited to present our new website design, thanks to the talented Cross & Crown folks!  Check out a brand new section of our website called CHORD CHARTS for all the musicians to enjoy.  It’s not too late to pre-order our new…

“By Faith” the Title of Our New Single – Officially Available Today!

July 19, 2011

“By Faith” is the title of our new single, officially available at iTunes today! It’s also the title track of our new album releasing September 13th!  

If All You Do In 2015 Is This…

January 12, 2015

2015 brings an onslaught of lists. Strategies to improve our selves, balance our schedule, be a better friend and experience moments worthy of memory books. Why so much pressure? During a conversation over tea, a good friend of mine observed…

My Top 5 Albums of 2014

January 2, 2015

The writer of the 96th Psalm implores us to “sing a new song to the Lord” (Isaiah 42:10), and if you’ve been through any type of valley or desert, deep in your heart, you know well the songs that have…

Avoiding the Christmas Crash

December 8, 2014

It starts the week of turkey carving. Shopping carts collide as frazzled women reach for the last box of stuffing (or if you’re me and you realize Trader Joe’s went out of stock weeks before) while they chorale their rows…

3 Cravings You Can’t Ignore

November 25, 2014

  For starters, you should know that the author of this blog is six months pregnant. The word “craving” has a whole new level of meaning, doesn’t it? People have been asking me “What are you craving?” expecting “pickles and…

The Best Way To Spend 10 Minutes (Blog By Elissa)

October 21, 2014

Every morning I wake up to tap-dancing. Yes, tap-dancing. Our doggy, Emma, sandy-furred lab with a grin as big as her face, has all four paws prancing on the hard wood floor with excitement that someone is awake. Energy filling…

“BY FAITH” Review from IndieVisionMusic.com

May 16, 2012

“These songs are for the person that longs to engage further with the Lord…from slow ballads to radio friendly pop tunes, the sisters have created songs that would enhance both corporate and personal worship…” Read more here.

“How Great You Are” Hits Radio!

April 17, 2012

We are excited to share this song with radio and look forward to hearing how it’s message is touching lives around the world. “‘How Great You Are’ Heart Of The Song” Video is now live on our YouTube Channel and…

Front Row Perspective (a concert review)

April 10, 2012

“A Night With The Sonflowerz” in Quakertown, PA on 3.25.12 Elissa Leander Tipps and Becca Leander Nicholson, the British-American sister duo of the band The Sonflowerz blessed about 200 members of my church, Calvary Chapel of Quakertown, PA with an…

Under the Radar Podcast: Easter Weekend

April 5, 2012

This week’s episode celebrates Easter week with thoughtful, creative praise and worship music by The Sonflowerz, Gungor, Watermark, Caedmon’s Call and more. Click here for Under the Radar’s Podcast!

Behind the Song: The Face of Jesus

March 20, 2012

NRT Lead Contributor Kevin Davis recently interviewed Elissa and Becca about “The Face of Jesus”… Elissa and Becca, as a band you have been in partnership with Compassion International since 2008. You were also Compassion sponsors before then. Please tell me…