Steve Holt is a pastor, teacher and author.

Husband of One. Father of Seven. Mountain Man.

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BelovedBetrayalConquererForgivenessFreedomJoyPeace
May 21, 2019

The Black Bear Encounter

The San Juan Mountains, surrounding the towns of Ouray and Telluride in southwestern Colorado, are some of the most stunning peaks in the Rockies. Two years ago, in a ravine…
FaithInspirationalLoveMelba HoltMothers
May 7, 2019

My Tribute to Mothers

I grew up around a “Steel Magnolia” mother: Melba Taylor Holt. She was strong, vibrant, forceful and joyful (except when she inspected my room). I can’t remember a day when she…
AttitudeConfidenceneuroplasticityPosture
April 23, 2019

I Have Unshakable Confidence in Christ

If there is one thing we can be assured of in this life, it’s an unrelenting, continuous and unbroken stream of bad news. From what we hear on the radio…
CrossJusticeLove
April 17, 2019

The Cross: When Love and Justice Kissed

The Cross is the most important event in human history! The Cross is the most miraculous happening the world has ever known. It was at the Cross that everything in…
Kingdom of GodKingdom RevolutionNew ThingRoad Less Traveled
April 2, 2019

See, I am Doing a New Thing!

In March of 2014, I abruptly resigned from the church I had planted in my living room and pastored for twenty years. It was based in a leading from the…
Kingdom of GodMeaning of Life
March 19, 2019

Longing for What’s Been Lost

The historian, H.G. Wells who, when searching through history for some meaning to life, came across the Kingdom of God. He wrote, “Why, here is the most radical proposal ever…

Latest Posts

The Black Bear Encounter

The San Juan Mountains, surrounding the towns of Ouray and Telluride in southwestern Colorado, are some of the most stunning peaks in the Rockies. Two years ago, in a ravine amidst a dense forest of aspens, I shot a massive bull elk with a black powder rifle. Last fall, I found myself once again back… READ MORE

My Tribute to Mothers

I grew up around a “Steel Magnolia” mother: Melba Taylor Holt. She was strong, vibrant, forceful and joyful (except when she inspected my room). I can’t remember a day when she was ever sick. She was at every ballgame, every meet and heck, she even came up every year to the University of Georgia and cooked a big… READ MORE

I Have Unshakable Confidence in Christ

If there is one thing we can be assured of in this life, it’s an unrelenting, continuous and unbroken stream of bad news. From what we hear on the radio to what we see on our computers, our minds and hearts are bombarded daily with toxic talking points of 24-hour cycles of pessimism and cynical,… READ MORE