Sunday, June 14, 2009

Memory Lane

Today, we celebrate seven years together. It doesn't seem like such a long time, considering those that have been married much, much, much, MUCH longer than us. But when we sit back and think about how far we've come, "seven," all of the sudden, seems like such a big number.

Would you care to reminisce with us??

May 2000: first met

October 20, 2000: first date

February 2001: Sweetheart dinner at Brad's church in Worthington, MN.
(look at those kids!!)

July 3, 2001: engaged

Engagement picture March 2002
(so young!)

May 2002: Lesley's graduation from college

Married Friday, June 14, 2002
(now that's one good lookin' couple!)

August 2002: moved to Denver, CO for seminary

August 2003: moved to St. Paul, MN for seminary

April 30, 2004: bought our first house

July 5, 2004: adopted Luci

May 2006: graduation from seminary

November 2006: ordination, and moved to Pekin, IL for Brad's first church as a pastor

January 26, 2007: Drew is born

March 10, 2009: Reed is born


...with children!
(oops! where's Reed?? He was napping during this photo way I was going to wake him!)


  1. Enjoyed, it did bring back lots of memories. Hope you day was great.

  2. I'd check those baby boy birthdates! I just don't know they are possible kiddo! :)