Son of Brooke Bina & Brian Soderholm, Bowie Bina-Soderholm was born on January 8, 2019 in Portland, Oregon. He was baptized, on July 11th, 2019 at his mother’s maternal home in Grand Forks, ND. Bowie’s grandparents are Beth (Richard) Carlson of Grand Forks and Chuck Bina, of Lankin, ND; Jan Soderholm (and the late Bruce Soderholm) of West Bridgewater, MA. Officiating the home-based baptism was Interim Pastor of Sharon Lutheran Church, Charlie Axness. Sponsor for Bowie is his uncle, Lucas Bina. Bowie wore the 116-year old Monson family baptismal gown which has been used by generations of children, including Brooke, Beth, Lucas, Alice and many of the family members present at the baptism. A 4-generation photo was taken with Brooke & Bowie with Great-Grandma Alice Carlson (Norman) and Grandma Beth. Family and friends enjoyed these celebratory times with the Bina-Soderholm family. Brooke, Beth, and Bowie’s Great-Aunts Kaye Carlson and Noreen Carlson Sievertson sang favorite hymns, ‘Borning Cry’ and ‘Wings of a Dove’ to commemorate Bowie’s milestone day. Bowie and his parents returned to Portland after attending North Dakota-based family reunions.