Helping Women in Crisis

October 29, 2015By AthenaAthena Dean Holtz, Real Talk 1 Comment

This last Saturday was a pretty amazing day. I spent the entire day working on women’s ministry “stuff” and God brought things together that I can only praise Him for! I had struggled with whom to invite onto my Always Faithful Radio show for the first Friday of November. I am always on the lookout … Read More

Last Row on the Plane

September 15, 2015By AthenaAthena Dean Holtz, Real Talk No Comments

Tight spaces do not bring out the best in me. Flying to Dallas via San Antonio and then back was an interesting twist of emotions. First off, on my Seattle to San Antonio leg I got my normal aisle seat. However, I felt like I was one of many sardines squished into a can. It … Read More

Lessons from the Boat

September 1, 2015By AthenaAthena Dean Holtz, Real Talk No Comments

It seems like God is always using something that happens on the boat as a sermon prop, and I love it. This last week of having grandkids on the sailboat was a little slice of heaven, along with numerous doses of the realities of life. The first one occurred when we were hooked up to … Read More

Looking Back – His Great Name

May 19, 2015By AthenaAthena Dean Holtz 1 Comment

I WAS REVIEWING SOME OF THE POSTS FROM MY HEALING JOURNEY AND CAME ACROSS THIS ONE. WOW. Almost 3 years ago and I was recounting how much I loved sitting through the worship services at The Summit. And now, all this time has passed and I am the Pastor’s wife. I read this post and … Read More