Brian Marsh helps 67 musicians from the Hellgate High School Wind Ensemble carry their instruments onto the stage at Carnegie Hall as 1 of 6 schools in America in NYC performing in the Wind Band Festival. The performance was for Brian an experience of healing, an experience of growth and magic. They performed David Maslanka's "Give Us This Day", and the previous years' difficulty was somehow made worth it in that moment.
Brian Marsh is on a 3 month sabbatical trip with his family in Vatican City. On a tight timeline and without Metro passes, they become separated from one another, locked out of their hotel room in the heat of the day with no water or money.
Nakuru Kenyan orphans, many of them with drug addictions, are fed by the faith community in Nakuru, including Brian Marsh and others from Montana, at a shelter started by Montanans designed to give them education, healthcare, and food.