Feb. 21, 2024

The Spiritual Tapestry of Kemper Crabb & Frank Hart's Music

Embark on a journey with Christian rock pioneers Kemper Crabb (Arkangel) and Frank Hart (Atomic Opera) as they journey through the landscapes of faith and sound that define Contemporary Christian Music. Our conversation uncov...

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Jan. 29, 2024

Behind the Notes with Angie Goeke

Navigating the intersection of spirituality and artistry can often be challenging, but Americana and Folk musician Angie Goeke does it with grace. Her story, which she shares with an open heart in our latest episode, is a ta...

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Dec. 21, 2023

Creativity & Christmas

Embark on a festive odyssey where the rich tapestry of Christmas and the stirring narrative of God's incarnation are interwoven in a celebration of creativity and faith. This episode is an open invitation to rediscover the ho...

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Aug. 24, 2023


Need some inspiration? In this first topic based episode, host Tim Ristow goes solo, taking you on a deep dive into what it means to be inspired, how inspiration works and how best to respond to it when you're inspired. …

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May 19, 2023

Actor & Playwright | Scott Nurmela (Vindication, The Chosen)

Scott Nurmela is an actor, writer, director and even a set designer. Scott has acted in theater, television and film. He’s been in over 100 theatrical productions as a part of The Popcorn Players in Azle, Texas, a community...

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March 16, 2023

Author | Dr. Kurt Senske

In the second season debut episode, host Tim Ristow welcomes returning guest, Dr. Kurt Senske, back on to discuss his latest book titled, “The CEO and the Board: The Art of Nonprofit Governance as a Competitive Advantage”. Dr...

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Jan. 21, 2023

Photographer | Dave DeVore

Nature & wildlife photographer Dave DeVore joins host Tim Ristow to discuss how he uses his photography skills as a tool to witness to the wonders of God's Creation. Providing a mix of helpful photography tips, descriptions ...

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Nov. 2, 2022

Musician | Eric Willis

Jazz musician Eric Willis joins host Tim Ristow for an in-depth & powerful interview about music, family, fathers & sons, abuse, the Gospel, theology, and forgiveness and redemption. Eric’s story is tied intimately into mus...

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Oct. 4, 2022

Writer | Deborah DeArmond

Award-winning author, Deborah DeArmond, one of the writers behind "The Write Calling: Encouragement for the Writer's Heart" joins host Tim Ristow to discuss her writing, her books, coaching for writers and her faith. DeArmon...

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Sept. 18, 2022

Film Scholar | Dr. Philip Hohle (Part 2)

Film Scholar Dr. Philip Hohle started teaching video production & communication courses at Concordia Lutheran College in Austin, Texas in the 1980’s. Host Tim Ristow was one of his students in his Introduction to Media class...

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Sept. 6, 2022

Filmmaker | Dr. Philip Hohle (Part 1)

Filmmaker Philip Hohle started producing videos and films at Concordia Lutheran College in Austin, Texas in the 1980’s. He also taught communications classes at the college and host Tim Ristow was one of his students in his ...

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Aug. 6, 2022

Writer | Dr. Kurt Senske

Tim welcomes author Dr. Kurt Senske to the show to discuss his calling and his writing. Dr. Senske has written four books: "The Wine and the Word: Savor & Serve" (2014), "The Calling: Live a Life of Significance" (2010), "P...

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May 17, 2022

Voice Talent | Monte Reid (Part 2)

Tim continues his interview with his friend and VoiceOver artist Monte Reid from Sweden. Hear some of Monte's creative character voices and learn about some of the most unusual places & spaces where Monte has had to record v...

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April 26, 2022

Voice Talent | Monte Reid (Part 1)

In this episode, host Tim Ristow talks with his friend and voice talent Monte Reid from Sweden. Monte has recorded his voice for thousands of film trailers, documentaries and productions. He's also an actor, singer, writer ...

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March 25, 2022

Writer | Rev. Michael Newman

Host Tim Ristow gets to know the creative side of author & pastor, Mike Newman. Ristow delves into Newman's approach to writing and how he approaches the creative process. Newman also reflects on how sharing aspects of his ...

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