Crosswalk.com aims to offer the most compelling biblically-based content to Christians on their walk with Jesus. Crosswalk.com is your online destination for all areas of Christian Living – faith, family, fun, and community. Each category is further divided into areas important to you and your Christian faith including Bible study, daily devotions, marriage, parenting, movie reviews, music, news, and more.
There are lots of people who assume that "Indescribable" was written by Chris Tomlin. How did he get a hold of it?Laura Story It's been a huge blessing. I was doing a demo with [producer] Ed Cash for a record label that wanted to sign me. Nothing happened with that, but the project stayed on his computer. Along comes Chris Tomlin a year later, recording with Ed [for his 2004 album Arriving] and they needed one more song. So Ed played ["Indescribable"] for him and with little time left in the studio, Chris decided to record it. They literally used the same track [as my demo], pitch-shifting it [to Chris' voice range]. That was the funniest thing. I knew they had recorded the song, but when I heard "Indescribable" on the radio, I realized that was me playing piano at the end of it from a year earlier. It was really neat to be a small part of that.What was it like for you, a locally based worship leader, to suddenly gain a national platform?Quick takes:
Favorite place you've traveled to? The Cotswolds, UK
Best meal you prepare? Bagel Bites
Pet peeve? Leaving the toilet seat up
Your most annoying habit? You'll have to ask my husband; he probably has a list.
What makes you laugh? "Your momma" jokes
Last good book you read? The Story of Christianity by Justo L. Gonzalez—it's long, but good!
Last good movie you saw? Leatherheads
Song you wish you had written? "River God" by Nichole Nordeman
Band/artist you're listening to the most right now? Jill Phillips