St. Peter’s Blog


Taking a Sandwich to a Feast

The other day, I was listening to a classical guitar piece on Pandora titled: “Taking a Sandwich to a Feast” by Leo Kottke. As I listened to Kottke’s subtle fingering of his 12-string acoustic guitar I paid close attention, hoping to find some enlightening and poetic verses to expand on the title. Being a long-time […]


Surrendered to the Weaver’s design

In the light of eternity, all things on this earth will fall dim in comparison; the joys, the sorrows, gains and losses–this life is but a mist, a fleeting vapor. Yet, these delicate fibers called days (however many we are given) are not to be therefore disregarded as completely meaningless. No, they are key, important, […]


the Crucified Life

A Lent study that can transform your life! “I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.”  – Galatians 2:20 […]


Sursum Corda

Having been a boater most of my life, I always take a particular interest in how people name their boats. Some are punny, with a fishing theme; some are double entendre with a risqué undertone; many are romantic, named after a wife or girlfriend. Then there are the rare ones that require some thought; that […]

RSS The Rev. Charlie Holt

  • The Gospel: Jesus Messiah Yahweh! January 10, 2015
    Do you believe that Jesus Christ is God? Does he reign over every aspect of your life? Do you obey him as your Lord? The invitation of the Gospel is for everyone, and everyone who calls upon Jesus Christ the Lord will be saved. The post The Gospel: Jesus Messiah Yahweh! appeared first on The […]
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  • Christmas Sermon 2013: Jesus is the Wonder Counselor December 23, 2014
    Listen here for my 2013 Christmas sermon on Jesus the Wonderful Counselor, this year we will reflect on Jesus the Mighty God!: For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting […]
    Charlie Holt
  • How critical is faith for democracy? [Video] December 3, 2014
    [youtube]If you can’t see this video in your RSS reader or email, then click here. Over the years people have visited the United States and come to the same conclusion. The secret to America’s vitality and freedom is the self-control afforded to the people of this nation by virtue of their relationship with God. […]
    Charlie Holt
  • The Crucified Life [Book] November 27, 2014
    The Crucified Life by The Rev. Charlie Holt (Lake Mary, FL: Bible Study Media, Inc., 2014) WORDS ARE POWERFUL. THE WORDS OF JESUS, ESPECIALLY SO. The Crucified Life Devotional provides a daily space in which we can meditate on Jesus’ final words from the cross. As we consider His words, we understand and identify with […]
    Charlie Holt
  • Family Thanksgiving Prayer November 27, 2014
    My Great-Grandfather (my paternal grandmother’s father) Charles A. Tutewiler (1884-1922) wrote a beautiful Thanksgiving Day prayer which has been passed down in the family historic documents.  He was marketing and advertising man working for several newspapers in Indianapolis and Jacksonville. In Jacksonville he started a well respected printing company, The Tutewiler Press. He lived a short […]
    Charlie Holt

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