To this day, Christy doesn't know what he said, she was too busy crying.
From his hiking pack he produced a stunning sapphire ring, the ring of her dreams. A newly restored 100 year-old dairy barn with reclaimed wood floors and beams, original stone masonry and a collection of sliding doors that allow natural light to pour in. Sarah and Christy met in elementary school but truly bonded in Junior High theatre, where Sarah played Christy's evil step-sister in Cinderella in New York.
That fall, sitting on his stool, sat a preppy boy in khakis humming the soundtrack to .
On June 14, 2007, Tomlin's version of the song "Indescribable" was used as the official wake-up call for Mission Specialist Patrick Forrester on Space Shuttle mission STS-117. According to Christian Copyright Licensing International (CCLI), in 2012 his songs were performed more than 3 million times in churches around the world.
Tomlin has been featured at conferences and music festivals.
Among these, he played at Grand Saline's annual Salt Festival in Texas.
He was awarded Male Vocalist of the Year at the 2006, 2007 (along with Artist of the Year), and 2008 GMA Dove Awards, and a Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Christian Music Album in 2012.
He is one of the members of Compassion Art, a charity founded by Martin Smith of the band Delirious?