Down 20-7 we comeback and win 21-20!

“Time-Out” I shouted from the sideline.  One of the players as they walked by said, “we can’t do it, they are just too tall!” “OK,” I said, “I’m going to grab the ref and tell him we forfeit, that we don’t want to play because the other team is too tall.” “No, we want to…

Why I’m a Filmmaker

I love movies.  I love eating popcorn. These two admissions is not why I’m a filmmaker. The other day I sat to watch a movie.  Had my popcorn in hand with just the right amount of salt and surprisingly the previews were still playing.  Normally I arrive a little late and miss the previews. It was…

Dead for 45 (the other ones)

Yesterday I launched Dead for 45 a movie about my dad passing told by me and the kids. I was sending out the link to other friends of mine and when I went on YouTube to find it I found there were other video segments about those that were dead for 45 minutes. Here are…

Watch my First Movie!

The movie is down below, but read the background, it’s long but worth your time. I’m busy.  Like all the time busy. I’ve been criticized for it. Been told that I shouldn’t be this busy but I’m learning to ignore the noise. Currently I have a Full time job Started a hot and innovative startup…

The meaning behind the name TJR:

In the second video segment on the Kickstarter campaign Boat Rocker Records executives asked about the meaning behind the name TJR: Salt was at it’s peak and after our guitarist left I wrote my first worship song called Happily Ever After.  Those days I presented new music to the members in Salt so they could…

The Enemy of Love is PRIDE

In all of time the most treacherous enemy of love has been and always will be PRIDE. Birthed with a conscious volition and unquenchable thirst to be worshiped, PRIDE arrived with a vengeance. For the Creator loved to create uniquely different elements of wonder that all operated together for his glory and it was PRIDE…

The Anticlimactic Miracle?

The one thing that I have to get used to with my youngest son Colt James:  He fits his name.  Colt James is the type of name you see on the gridiron or a country western movie.  He is fearless and as tough as they come.  So when he dove into the couch last night…

A KIROS Event for May 2015: Some Days are Diamonds, Some Days are Stones

Linda Remsberg shared her journey with the Bellevue chapter of KIROS on Thursday, May 14, 2015.  Linda is an accomplished woman professional that has a unique background in technology and sales.  Originally brought in to lead the technology team with NoteWorld, Linda quickly grew the company’s revenue, locations, and employees eventually purchasing the company in…

A KIROS Event for April 2015: The Ten Myths of Vocation

On Thursday, April 16th Matthew Kaemingk, Director of Cascade Fellows, spoke at the KIROS Bellevue Chapter breakfast at Maggiano’s in Bellevue, WA.  It was a smaller, more intimate setting than normal since the meeting was on Thursday instead of its normal second Friday of the month.  Those that did attend received a special treat as…

Would Jesus Bake the Cake?

One of my Facebook friends posted an interesting statement on his wall; one that was sure to spark controversy. The statement was simply if Jesus owned a bakery not only would he bake the cake for a gay wedding he would show up and tell stories that would bring sinners to tears. The statement continued to…

The Government is Coming

As Christians we don’t live in fear but there are plenty of reasons to be scared of what the future holds for the greatest country on the planet, the United States of America. There is coming a day when from our radios, televisions, computers, tablets, and phones we will hear words that try and convince us that…