S: Holland Family Album 2006-2012
1: This book is dedicated to my wife, son and daughter. I thank our Lord for blessing us with a beautiful life and each other. With Love, Daddy
6: Around the house and a visit to the "colon" at the hospital, Easter rabbits and a 3D movie. | Zack our little dog
7: Clay, Loren's little boy | Jaxon wearing Loren's shoes!
8: End of the school year!
9: Loren Grace's Kindergarten Graduation
12: Chandler's Awards Day
15: Memorial Day 2006
22: Summer fun at Lake Winnepesaukah!
24: Around the house...... | Loren Grace's doll Clay and Chandler's Power Rangers!
27: Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
40: Smoky Mountains
42: Smoky Mountains
46: Loren adopts a bear!
48: Loren Grace's 6th | July, 21st
50: Loren Grace in Ballet
53: A Day at the Park
54: September 22nd | 11th Anniversary | We visited the Renaissance hotel and restaurant in Florence, AL with our friends Jason and Paula Elkins
55: American | Tour | History | The American Village in Montevallo, AL
58: Fall Fun at Home and School
61: Chandler's 9th Birthday Movie Night with friends | Brandon, Ivan, Porter, Jake, Seth, Chandler, Cameron, Josh
62: Fort Walton | With the Cousins | Chad, Jeff, Bro. Jason, Ryan | December | November
69: Gracie gets a cat named Sally as a surprise early visit from Santa!
79: Civil War Trip to Selma, AL
81: Father Son trip to explore the Civil War. We rented costumes and went as a Confederate and a Yankee. We spent the days leading up to the trip watching the movie North and South. | We stayed in an old boarding house it was a little creepy that night!
89: FORT WALTON, FL
92: Crab Hunting!
96: School Days
97: School Days
98: Loren's Birthday
99: Summer Fun
100: Beautiful BigCove
103: Loren Grace's Ballet Recital
104: Chattanooga, TN
108: October 2007 Fayetteville, GA
110: Our Neighborhood Our House
111: Fayetteville, GA | The Kid's Tree House
114: Battle of Jonesboro Reenactment
115: Thanksgiving at School
116: Chandler's 10th Birthday
117: Noah's Ark
123: Atlanta at Christmas
125: Church Christmas Program
128: 2008 | The Terrys came to visit...Greg, Debbie, and Courtney
129: A visit to the American Girl Doll Store for Valentine's Day | Our home
133: Church trip to Florida and singing at Davenport.
146: Preparing the ground for the new church for Noah's Ark. Bro. Chad Holland, Andy Estes, Bro. Keith Mahan, Bro. Michael Pritchett, Bro. Thomas Williams, Bro. Carleton Williams
150: Stone Mountain, GA
152: Gena, Steven, Dylan and Rylee visit.
153: Fun at the Coca-Cola Museum with the Elkins Family.
158: Skylar Bowman and Loren
159: Grandma and Papaw came for a visit. We went to the Cotton Pickin' Festival.
160: Around the house....Loren's bedroom. | The family gets a dog, Rusty.
163: The town fair.
165: Beautiful Fall Moon I photographed. | Chandler's jack-o-lantern won the town pumpkin contest held on the courthouse square!
176: Thanksgiving Day, we stayed home this year. | Chandler's Birthday with Cameron and Noah Pritchett and his school choir program.
177: Chandler at the Veteran's Memorial in McDonough, GA
185: Stone Mountain, GA
189: Church Christmas Program | Singing with Daniel, Br. Steve and Sis. Diane Mahan
191: Christmas trip to Pine Mountain, GA
192: Christmas trip to Pine Mountain, GA
194: We stayed in a cabin and decorated an old fashioned Christmas tree.
196: Friends from Alabama came to spend New Year's. The Whites, Jeff Holland and family, Ryan Holland and the Elkins' | Starr's Mill near our home in Fayetteville, GA. Ryan and I visited while he was in town.
198: 2009 | The new church at Noah's Ark under construction.
199: Out with friends after church
201: Chandler and I took the subway Marta to downtown Atlanta to spend the evening. We ate at the top of the Westin Hotel and saw the King Tut Exhibit.
202: The Terrys, Greg, Debbie and Courtney and Heather Oneal came to visit.
203: Family outing to Atlanta to eat at Aunt Pitty Pats. | Hail storm
204: Remodeling and sprucing up the house.
205: School projects and trip to the Little White House, President FDR's summer home. | Chandler as Walt Disney
207: March Snow 2009
210: Br. J.B. and Chandler | Rachel and Cameron on a visit.
211: Old school building in Fayetteville, GA | Spring time
212: School Play, Mary Poppins....Loren was a chimney sweep. | Grandpa and Nanny brought Cameron and Rachel for a visit.
216: Last pictures at the old Noah's Ark Church
217: The New Noah's Ark Church | The New Noah's Ark Church
222: Loren pouting! | Friends over from church, Cameron Pritchett and Skylar Bowman
223: Chandler's orchestra concert....he was very good!
224: Savannah April 2009
229: Chandler played his violin in Forsyth Park
231: Riding a tour bus, visiting a market and stopping for ice cream
232: Restaurant where we ate on River Street and day at Tybee Island.
234: We took a "ghost" tour of historic Savannah.
237: Chandler and Loren looking out at Savannah River at sunset.
238: Hanging around the house, karate, school and Grandma, Papaw, Mom and Dad visit.
239: School Days | Chandler's test score....we prayed for this!
240: Loren's Piano recital
241: Friends from Big Cove visit
242: Summer fun with the cousins. The "White House" in Atlanta, 4th of July celebration in Georgia, swimming with friends.
244: Camping at Tybee Island | Chandler and I camped near this palm tree.
245: Fort Pulaski
248: A hike to the Cockspur Lighthouse
250: Nanny and Grandpa visit. Family picnic, Chandler and Grandpa go to a Braves game. Loren in the kitchen.
252: Fun at Nanny and Grandpa's | Loren's 9th Birthday | Bedtime Story
253: Chandler's School Portraits
259: Dressed for the singing at church
260: Loren won Best All Around in the annual pumpkin contest in Fayetteville.
264: School Days | Chandler as President FDR
269: Making Chocolate Gravy and decorating for Christmas | Christmas Parade in Senoia, GA
271: Callaway Gardens
275: Loren as Mary Chandler as Ralphie from the Christmas Story
280: Big Cove friends visited for church and trip to Stone Mountain for snow sledding. Bro. Lee and Sis Elvira, Tommy, Charlene and Ivan, Todd, Jennifer, Ashleigh and Brandon, Greg, Debbie and Courtney, Dale Stone and family, Mark, LeeAnne, Garrett, and Lillee, Hayley, Leslie, Porter and Crosby, Heather, Kelsie, and Laken, Gena McBride, Branson and McKenzie Anderton
285: Photo by ChadHolland A winter scene in Fayette County near our home.
286: Father Daughter night at Chick-Fil-A for the school.
287: February Snow
292: Chandler's Homeschool Class Play. He did a great job!
293: The Casting Board | Nanny and Grandpa came to watch
296: Chandler and his teacher. | Outside the church where the play was being held. Beautiful night.
297: Field Trip for Homeschool to a colonial tavern in Watkinsville, GA | Spent time in the Oconee Courthouse doing genealogical research. | Loren cooking
298: School Trips
299: The Hay House in Macon, GA The Cannon Ball House and other historic homes in Macon, GA The first capitol of GA in Milledgeville Fernbank Museum of Natural History, Atlanta, GA
300: Family Camping Trip to Tybee Isalnd
302: Fun Day at Noah's Ark and Br. J.B.'s Birthday
305: Spruced up the house and remodeled the kitchen | Chandler's Homeschool group visited the Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, AL | Chandler's Homeschool class puts on a USO Show and he spoke live with a soldier in Afghanistan
306: The Quartet from Noah''s Ark sings at Big Cove | Fun at School
307: Alyssa is Born
309: Summer Fun
311: 10 years old
313: Singing Camp
317: Fun at Nanny and Grandpa's
318: Loren's baby dolls | Day trip to Social Circle, GA, ate at the Blue Willow Inn Restaurant | Back to school and field trip to plantation home that Gone with the Wind was based upon.
319: Ginger, Stephen, Alexandra and Marah came for a visit and a day trip. | Pawpaw Buddy's 77th Birthday
320: Field trip to Savannah | Visited the Pirate House that was featured in the novel Treasure Island that Chandler read for school.
321: We stayed in the "haunted" 1790 Inn in the historic district. The ghost tours stopped by our room. | School projects and Loren homeschooling.
323: Fall Family Trip
324: Chandler Turns Thirteen | Chandler gets a MacBook laptop!
326: Making Gingerbread houses and decorating the tree with Nanny. | School projects and our town Christmas parade.
327: The kids at Church prepared and served a meal to the Church's seniors. | Town Tree lighting and Christmas festivities. | Loren baking Christmas goodies
328: Noah's Ark's Christmas Program
331: Sylar Bowman and Loren. Kids visit the Presidential Library in Atlanta, Chandler gets braces and learns to shave.
332: Homeschool group from church. Br. Glen Estes taught music and Sis. Casey taught Biology. | Donna, Chandler and Loren go to Disney World with the Pritchetts
333: Visit to the E.Carlos Museum to see mummies and Fernbank Museum | Visit to historic site in Georgia | Race track near our house
334: Loren take a workshop and builds a toy. Rachel and Cameron come for a visit. | Loren dressed up for Prince William and Kate's wedding and Chandler visits Vietnam exhibit. | The Galloways visit to escape the tornado damage in Alabama
336: Loren's piano recital, Nanny and Grandpa visit Homeschool group goes to Six Flags | 40th
338: Memorial Day | Chandler joins the Civil Air Patrol
340: School trip to the home of the famous Brer Rabbit stories, a visit to Coca Cola with the Walkers and a trip to Cherokee, NC to see the Unto These Hills play.
341: Family trip to the Biltmore Estate
343: Our time in Georgia came to an end. It was bitter sweet. Looking back I feel they will be some of the best years of Donna’s and my life. Our family grew closer and we had many wonderful experiences that I will cherish the rest of my life. Many special friendships were formed that strengthened us. The spiritual growth and blessings are immeasurable. I thank God that He directed our path there and back in His time and in His way. I thank Him for the precious time we had with each other and our children during the years we were there.
346: Grandkids at Grandma and Pawpaw's on Halloween and Chandler gets a promotion in the Civil Air Patrol. Chandler turns 14.
349: Opryland Hotel, Sis. Marie Rich visits and Christmas morning.
352: Our family vacation to Williamsburg, VA and Washington D.C.. We had a wonderful time and Chandler and Loren both enjoyed it. | This sign was hanging in a church in Jamestown. It is the scripture in Acts about receiving the Holy Ghost.
353: Loren really enjoyed sitting in the same seat as George Washington at the church in Williamsburg. She also participated in scavenger hunt. Chandler enjoyed learning about colonial times money.
355: (R) Ford's Theatre where Lincoln was shot | Loren in front of our hotel
356: Around the house. Chandler and Grandpa in their favorite team's clothes and a trip to the beach.
357: Loren working on homeschool projects, cooking with Sis. Roberta, sewing and playing the piano. Family portraits.
361: Singing Camp
363: "Then answered I them, and said unto them, The God of heaven, he will prosper us; therefore we his servants will arise and build" Nehemiah 2:20
367: Church fall cookout, kids explore cave underneath
368: Chandler learning to fly
369: Visit to Andrew Jackson's home in Tennessee
373: Church Christmas Program
374: But the mercy of the LORD is from everlasting to everlasting upon them that fear him, and his righteousness unto children's children; To such as keep His covenant, and to those that remember his commandments to do them. Psalms 103:17-18