Holly T. Ashley

Oh did I type that outloud?

Go for Broke

The conversation went something like this: Counselor: Holly, I’m at my witts end. She won’t leave her abuser or even file for an order of protection. I’m afraid she’ll end … Continue reading

January 16, 2020 · Leave a comment

A man, a cross and a cause

A local pastor is hoping to change that with a cause in his mind and cross on his back. David Ashley is the physical education and strength and conditioning coach … Continue reading

November 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

Whose blood will be on your hands?

“Then I saw heaven opened, and behold, a white horse! The one sitting on it is called Faithful and True, and in righteousness he judges and makes war.  His eyes … Continue reading

November 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

Absorbing the Cost…

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Photo by KML on Pexels.com There’s a missing piece to grace and forgiveness, a missing link if you will, kind…

October 7, 2019 · Leave a comment


Today begins the Cross Walk. 3000 names of victims, 250 names of those who died by domestic homicide last year. In Tennessee. Carrying cross for these victims, is Pastor of … Continue reading

October 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

Fill The Cross

September 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

Project: “Redemption House”

Project Redemption is underway and will be a family crisis center in Wilson County, TN servicing victims of Domestic Violence and Sexual assault and their families. This crisis center will … Continue reading

September 23, 2019 · 2 Comments

Carrying the Cross for Redemption: October is domestic violence awareness month.

CARRYING THE CROSS—FOR REDEMPTION Cross Strength Ministries founder, David Ashley aka: The Pastor of Pump, will be taking up the cross of domestic violence and walking throughout Wilson County, TN., … Continue reading

September 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Don’t call me Mary.

Since moving here, to my sweet and quaint little southern Tennessee town, a little over a year now, I have come to realize that there are some things here that … Continue reading

September 2, 2019 · Leave a comment

Wretched and Rebellious

There was once a woman so wretched, so covered in filth, she lived life as a hateful victim of circumstance, glorifying herself in her own pity with bitterness so mean … Continue reading

June 24, 2019 · Leave a comment