Steve Holt is a pastor, teacher and author.

Husband of One. Father of Seven. Mountain Man.

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January 9, 2020

Survival of the Best Fit

Most schools, companies and organizations measure and reward “high performance” based on individual metrics that include a resume', accolades, numbers and test scores. The problem with this, according to Shawn…
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January 2, 2020

Decade of Destiny: A Partnership that Changes the World

January 1st, 2020, not only launches a new year, it is also the first day of a new decade. We are a nation in turmoil; we are a people searching…
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December 19, 2019

Expect the Unexpected!

Life is full of surprises. In counseling, I have often heard, “This is not at all what I signed up for.” We’ve all said a similar thing at different points…
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November 28, 2019

Football Players and an Unexpected Thanksgiving

What is your thought upon hearing the word “Thanksgiving?” This past Saturday, on an ESPN commercial, between the litany of college football games, the word was thrown out to a number…
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November 21, 2019

Silence and a Tale of Two Kings

Saul was gifted, talented and handsome. Saul was a strong leader. But the first king of Israel, found himself in one frustrating situation after another. His life was a string…
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November 12, 2019

Breaking out of the Sisyphean Nightmare

As I shared last week, Sisyphus from the Greek myth, is punished for his pride by being forced to roll a boulder up a hill, only to have it roll…

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Survival of the Best Fit

Most schools, companies and organizations measure and reward “high performance” based on individual metrics that include a resume', accolades, numbers and test scores. The problem with this, according to Shawn Achor, one of the leading experts on success and happiness, “is that it is predicated on a belief in a world of ‘survival of the… READ MORE

Decade of Destiny: A Partnership that Changes the World

January 1st, 2020, not only launches a new year, it is also the first day of a new decade. We are a nation in turmoil; we are a people searching for our soul. What kind of a nation will we be in 2030? I’m not startled anymore! You should have figured out a long time… READ MORE

Expect the Unexpected!

Life is full of surprises. In counseling, I have often heard, “This is not at all what I signed up for.” We’ve all said a similar thing at different points in our journey through life. Life is full of curve balls. Who would sign up for something he/she knows nothing about? Not many of us.… READ MORE