About the Writer: Nick Lewis

    Nick Lewis is from Reelsboro, NC in Pamlico County. He currently serves as Senior Pastor of Saint Mary's OFWB Church in New Bern, NC. Nick graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Religion from the University of Mount Olive in 2010. He and his wife, Christie, have one child—Ava Grace.

June 8, 2015

      It seems like an easy question. One that comes with presuppositions.

     “How dare you ask me where my faith is! I know I have faith and I know where it is!”

     “Hold on….Do I have faith? It sure doesn’t feel like it sometimes. I may have it...

February 23, 2015



     It can be terrifying.


     You walk outside. You are alone.


     It’s dark. You are alone.


     The only sound is the loud chirping from the crickets. You are alone.


     You stop before entering your car to leav...

November 6, 2014


     It amazes me how we have come so far technologically. In the past 10–15 years, technology has increased more than ever. We have seemingly found infinite ways to be more connected with each other. We can hop on the internet via Facebook, Twitter, or any other soci...

October 22, 2014


     I want to give you a piece of my mind!


     Ever heard that before?


     It’s typically not good after someone says this to you.


     A lot of people want to give someone a piece of their mind. What does that even mean? General under...

October 13, 2014

     Everyone has their morning routine. For some it’s coffee, tea, water, exercising, Bible study, etc.


     When our daughter Ava wakes up in the morning, she proclaims, “I wake up!” Ava proceeds to come into our bathroom while we are getting read...

October 7, 2014

     It is seemingly more difficult to “see God,” in today’s world. I do not say this due to personal opinion. I say this because I try to listen to what is said to and around me.


     We perhaps wish to be like Moses. Maybe some of us wish desperat...

August 27, 2014

     What do you think about today so far? 


     Has it been a good day? Bad day? Tiresome day? Exciting day? Boring day?


     Has it been fast paced, non stop like most days are for the majority of people?


     “Be still...

August 19, 2014

     Ava will approach me or Christie and say, “Can I have some juice pweease?”


     Most of us are taught early in life to say please when we want something. It’s good manners, we are told.


     Then we get a little older and please takes...

August 11, 2014


     I remember growing up in Pamlico County, NC. I remember people saying, “nothing good comes out of Pamlico County.” 


     “Everyone just stays home around here.”


     “Everyone just stays with their parents even when they get old.”...

July 28, 2014

     Is your phone ringing?


     No, really. Is it ringing?


     I saw someone the other day almost jump out of their pants to get to their cell phone when it rang. I’m guilty. I have done the same thing. 


     It’s amazing the s...

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