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oh, conferences-schmonferences

By Kathy Escobar / February 16, 2016 / 15 Comments

I’m not a huge fan of Christian leadership conferences. They have their place. I have met some wonderful people at gatherings over the years, and heard some really excellent messages […]

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human connection.

By Kathy Escobar / December 16, 2015 / 6 Comments

Some of you may have already seen this excellent video that points to a recent study that confirms what so many have known intuitively–the root of all addictions is disconnection. […]

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power's resistance to the uncomfortable.

By Kathy Escobar / December 14, 2015 / 2 Comments

This time of year I always think of how much I love the Christmas story. Not the neat and tidy shiny story that often gets told and is depicted on […]

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Christian show or tell?

By Kathy Escobar / September 29, 2015 / 16 Comments

I recently had a brief and good but challenging conversation with a friend about Christian belief. It wasn’t a long drawn out one, but as they were explaining the ins […]

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"we want more meat…"

By Kathy Escobar / September 23, 2015 / 8 Comments

So far, we’ve covered “But God says…” and “I’m not like those people” over the past few weeks (I’m moving slow; it’s been nutty around here this fall). Today is the last […]

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"i'm not like those people"

By Kathy Escobar / September 14, 2015 / 12 Comments

I love what “but God says…” stirred up! Here’s the second installment of three phrases that really bug me for all kinds of reasons beyond just nitpicking-ness. Years ago when […]

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grace jealousy.

By Kathy Escobar / May 14, 2015 / 19 Comments

I started writing this post over three years ago but never got very far. However, this thought has come back to me a lot over the past several weeks I […]

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what we're for.

By Kathy Escobar / April 15, 2015 / 11 Comments

There’s a new church plant in my neighborhood at our local school. They moved here with a whole bunch of people from another state, started two services out of the […]

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outsiders.

By Kathy Escobar / December 23, 2014 / 32 Comments

One of the things that has been the hardest about shifting faith is moving from being an “insider” to an “outsider.” I have always been one of those people who […]

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listening in on some faith shift conversations.

By Kathy Escobar / November 4, 2014 / 9 Comments

Some of you may already know about The Work of the People and the interesting and beautiful material they have.  Interviews, visual liturgies, and all kinds of other awesomeness abound on […]

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