Joshua Tomlin is a graduate of Tomlin Family Home School, and he has an Associate of Arts Degree with an emphasis in Computer Science from Somerset Community College. He served for six years as the Assistant Traffic Director at WDFB Christian Radio, and is the founder and owner of Salvation Light Media, a company specializing in Christian media production. Joshua also co-founded Cumberland Thunder, a nationally touring Christian band that includes his wife, Abigail.
Joshua has participated in numerous workshops and hands-on learning activities related to drama/acting, audio/video production, broadcasting, and public speaking at Bob Jones University and with the Lamplighter Guild.
In addition to music ministry, Joshua also fills the pulpit and preaches at many churches. As a minister of the Gospel, Joshua serves as a Chaplain and Youth Outreach Coordinator for Imparting Wisdom Ministries, Inc. and Imparting Wisdom Christian Academy. He will be conducting Chapel Services on occasion at IWCA and coaching students in speech and drama presentations. Joshua acts as the Video Production Director for Imparting Wisdom Ministries, Inc. As the IWCA high school program develops, Joshua will begin serving as a high school instructor. In his spare time, Joshua enjoys writing and listening to music, playing multiple musical instruments, video/audio tinkering, hiking, and kayaking.
Mrs. Abigail Tomlin
Abigail Readnour Tomlin comes from a musical family, and she got her start in music ministry at the age of eight by singing with her family. She later became the bassist for her church’s worship team. As a trombone/baritone player, Abigail was part of the band to win the 2006 KMEA Class 2A State Championship. As a part of concert band, she also received numerous distinguished ratings throughout her tenure. As a member of the band Cumberland Thunder, she has had the honor to perform across the country on stages large and small presenting the Gospel message in song.
Abigail began teaching music and recorder classes to homeschooled children as part of the Christian Home Education Network co-op in 2015. At Imparting Wisdom Christian Academy, she will be teaching our Beginning Band class and helping with other arts related and creative skills activities.
In her spare time, Abigail enjoys baking, sewing, knitting, hiking, and kayaking.