the underground railroad

By Kathy Escobar / March 5, 2012 / 27 Comments

“if i could have convinced more slaves they were slaves, i could have freed thousands more” – harriet tubman this past weekend i was in portland for a women’s gathering […]

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out in the desert.

By Kathy Escobar / March 7, 2016 / 12 Comments

One of the things I sometimes hear about people who unravel their faith and end up on the outside of all they once knew is that they are being “rebellious, […]

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healing from "church"

By Jason Vance / January 4, 2014 / Comments Off on healing from "church"

[dropcap]e[/dropcap]ach of our stories look different, but a lot of times a painful church experience is the catalyst for our faith to unravel.  we’ve seen too much, experienced too much, […]

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what it's like…to get kicked out of church

By Kathy Escobar / September 12, 2012 / 39 Comments

today is the first post in a series of posts i’ll share over the next month or so called “what it’s like…”  i am grateful for the many brave and […]

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10 ways churches jack people up

By Kathy Escobar / March 16, 2012 / 52 Comments

i do not think church systems wake up in the morning and think “i’m going to hurt a lot of people today.”  intentions are often good.  stirrings from God seem […]

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By Kathy Escobar / October 26, 2016 / 1 Comment

lib·er·ate libəˌrāt/ (verb) set (someone) free from a situation, especially imprisonment or slavery, in which their liberty is severely restricted set free, free, release, let out, let go, set/let loose, […]

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pushing, pulling, letting go.

By Kathy Escobar / January 1, 2016 / 3 Comments

January 1st. Another year passed, a new one awaits. The older I get the faster it seems time goes (and the freakier it feels). Last year I wrote about being […]

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jenga faith

By Kathy Escobar / April 10, 2012 / 34 Comments

thank you all for your love & honesty about sunday’s post when easter is hard.  i am always reminded in these moments how many amazing people are out there feeling […]

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