your light source

November 17, 2015

On Friday afternoon Elissa and I were busy preparing for Made To Shine, the events we do around the country. The next event would take place in our hometown (for a second time!) and all the logistics were coming together….

MADE TO SHINE EVENT: Colorado Springs 2015!

September 11, 2015

We’re preparing for a genuinely exciting night here in Colorado Springs! The second annual Made To Shine girls conference! Grab your girls and your besties, your circle of friends, and come hang with Becca and me for a night.  If…

What’s a girl to do?

July 20, 2015

Your thoughts are interrupted by a text from a friend. She’s told you about the guy she met and is starting to date, without anyone else knowing.  You’re not sure how long she can keep it a secret, and how…

Summer Playlist! Sing-along Style.

June 18, 2015

While devouring a friend’s homemade strawberry shortcake dessert last night, I couldn’t help but comment about the evening sunset and colorful plants that have just exploded with life in her front garden. Hello SUMMER! Haven’t seen you in a while….

Lifting Clouds

May 21, 2015

It’s been gray for what seems like forever here.  Fog has set in low today and the mountains are just an imagination.  Do you ever feel like your circumstances reflect this? Is your heart desperate for the sun to peek…

your light source

November 17, 2015

On Friday afternoon Elissa and I were busy preparing for Made To Shine, the events we do around the country. The next event would take place in our hometown (for a second time!) and all the logistics were coming together….

MADE TO SHINE EVENT: Colorado Springs 2015!

September 11, 2015

We’re preparing for a genuinely exciting night here in Colorado Springs! The second annual Made To Shine girls conference! Grab your girls and your besties, your circle of friends, and come hang with Becca and me for a night.  If…

What’s a girl to do?

July 20, 2015

Your thoughts are interrupted by a text from a friend. She’s told you about the guy she met and is starting to date, without anyone else knowing.  You’re not sure how long she can keep it a secret, and how…

Summer Playlist! Sing-along Style.

June 18, 2015

While devouring a friend’s homemade strawberry shortcake dessert last night, I couldn’t help but comment about the evening sunset and colorful plants that have just exploded with life in her front garden. Hello SUMMER! Haven’t seen you in a while….

Lifting Clouds

May 21, 2015

It’s been gray for what seems like forever here.  Fog has set in low today and the mountains are just an imagination.  Do you ever feel like your circumstances reflect this? Is your heart desperate for the sun to peek…

2009 Radio Hits

January 24, 2010

As 2009 draws to a close, The Sonflowerz have much to be thankful for. 3 Radio Singles hit #1 and gained recognition on major radio networks in the U.S. and worldwide, including Sirius/XM Satellite radio.

Here are the Highlights of 2009:

BEAUTIFUL MIRACLE – Christmas Single
• #1 on Christian Music Weekly worship radio chart for the week of December 23rd with ‘Emmanuel’ by Chris Tomlin at #2
• #1 on CRW Inspirational Radio Chart 12/22/09
• #1 on CRW Canada Radio Chart
 12/9/09 – 12/22/09
• #1 on CRW Internet Radio Chart
 12/9/09 – 12/22/09
• Aired on 650 stations

Beautiful Miracle Christmas EP set to release / Sara Groves Christmas Tour

November 24, 2009

COLORADO SPRINGS , CO – Kicking off the release of their brand new Christmas project, Beautiful Miracle, The Sonflowerz hit the road last week with Sara Groves on her “O Holy Night” Christmas Tour. They traveled through parts of the Northeast with stops in Bangor, Maine, Presque Isle, Maine and Manchester, New Hampshire. Becca Leander of the Sonflowerz writes, “Sharing our new songs with people was a great start to this Christmas season. We loved opening for Sara Groves on this tour, since Elissa and I are fans of her music.” Several radio stations promoted the tour, including WHCF 93.7 FM in Bangor, Maine and WSTL 93.7 FM in Southern New England.

The Sonflowerz Join LifeWay Women Events

November 24, 2009

The Sonflowerz Join LifeWay Women Events for 2009-2011 ‘You and Your Girl’ Mother/Daughter Conferences Featuring Author and Speaker Vicki Courtney!

“The Sonflowerz bring smiles, hugs, tender hearts and a passion for worshiping Jesus to LifeWay’s You & Your Girl events. We love the Sonflowerz gift for leading worship, but also how they interact and minister one-on-one with girls and moms attending You & Your Girl events.” – Michelle Hicks, LifeWay Women’s Enrichment Events

“Legacy” Number One for 15 Weeks

October 24, 2009

The 4th single from the Sonflowerz’ album “All Over the World” has been #1 for 15 weeks on the CRW Canadian Radio Chart!  Following 3 powerful singles, “Legacy” has gained recognition in Canada and the U.S.  It reached #1 on…

Review By ‘Christianity Today’

April 24, 2009

“In a nutshell: Singer/songwriter sisters Elissa and Becca Leander make up the soft rock duo that is The Sonflowerz. In their third release, All Over the World, the sisters tell stories of taking their music across the world. This album…