Author Archives: Tim Holt

About Tim Holt

Founding pastor of Seacoast Vineyard Church, Myrtle Beach, SC. Retired January 2021. Pastor to surfers, friends, pastors, etc.

Baptism of Memories

Sunday, what a day! An approaching hurricane and we’re on the beach surfing and celebrating life, new life. The smell of the clean air being swept in by the storm, as the newly born bathe in the forgiveness and hope … Continue reading Continue reading

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The Fury of a Hurricane

Everybody has watched and heard of, the horrible consequence of Katrina. What amazed me is the way politicians, and some musicians and actors, have used this time to promote their own political agendas. People are hurting. People need help, now. … Continue reading Continue reading

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Life sucks ….sometimes

Life just doesn’t go the way you planned sometimes. These past few weeks have been such a time. People you love dying; people you love getting sick; people you love struggling emotionally. I’ve never been someone who believed that just … Continue reading Continue reading

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Smile-stealers

He had a great smile. When he came into the room, you just had to feel better. Now, don’t take this wrong because this was long ago in a land where I knew nothing of Christ, but most of the … Continue reading Continue reading

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Choices & Reaping – Part 2

Sunday I shared on our struggle to understand dying. I’m not sure everyone got what I was trying to do, that is, get us to think about the choices we make and how they affect so many people. The last … Continue reading Continue reading

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Choices & Reaping

Choices & Reaping – As I heard the cold, hard, steel bang, I realized I was entering a new experience. I had been here many times before. The smell was the same -sweat, smoke, urine, hopelessness, angst; you could feel … Continue reading Continue reading

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Pomo & Oddball

Pomo & Oddball – I read blogs, occasionally. I can’t sit for hours and read this stuff, but it’s interesting, at times. This whole discussion around the postmodern culture wars, and what is relevant and what isn’t is pretty funny, … Continue reading Continue reading

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A Little Less Passion in the Passion?

A Little Less Passion in the Passion – Mel’s blockbuster hit has been recut so that it won’t offend as many people as it did the first time around. Probably a good move, at least distribution wise. While reading, a … Continue reading Continue reading

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Portugal musings

Portugal musings – I’ve been in Lisbon for a week now meeting with a missions/church planting group conference of sorts. What a lovely bunch of folks from all over the globe. Just a few moments ago I was sitting in … Continue reading Continue reading

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Favorite Time of the Day

Fav’ time – Every morning I cannot wait to get out of the house and down to my favorite cafe’. No, it’s not that I don’t love being home; its just PCJ has become a kind of comfort blanket for … Continue reading Continue reading

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