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#thingstheydontteachyouinseminary

By Kathy Escobar / October 17, 2018 / 0 Comments

I’ve been pastoring full-time for almost 15 years and every day I am still struck by the beauty and complexity of journeying alongside people in the ups and downs of […]

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learning these kinds of things at church.

By Kathy Escobar / September 10, 2018 / 0 Comments

Every summer at The Refuge we do a modified Sunday night format called “Summer Camp.” The idea is to focus on practical skills, community building, and a break from our […]

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jezebel, eve, and the baggage we keep carrying.

By Kathy Escobar / April 5, 2017 / 11 Comments

I was out of the country in Peru last week on a fun spring break adventure with our twins, and when I got back and turned on my computer I […]

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sanctuary people.

By Kathy Escobar / January 11, 2017 / 1 Comment

I was happy to hear last week that Boulder, Colorado, which is just north of where we live, has declared itself a “sanctuary city” related to immigrants at risk. I’m […]

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some possibilities for bridge building instead of bombing (even though i'm better at that).

By Kathy Escobar / February 29, 2016 / 4 Comments

I know I can be such a hypocrite. I say one thing and do another. I’m human. I’m doing the best I can with what I have but want to […]

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different not divided.

By Kathy Escobar / January 12, 2016 / 7 Comments

One of the things I care the most about is creating spaces and places where people can have hard conversations about life and faith. It’s not the easiest task. And […]

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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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8 ways men can advocate for women's equality.

By Kathy Escobar / May 22, 2015 / 15 Comments

Yesterday I had the privilege of sharing on a panel alongside 4 other female pastors & leaders in a room filled with about 25 male pastors & leaders in Denver. […]

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the simple, messy, complicated art of friendship.

By Kathy Escobar / April 2, 2015 / 5 Comments

Today is Maundy Thursday, the night of the Last Supper and Jesus reminding the disciples that they were no longer his servants but his friends (John 15:15). That receiving was […]

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why i love inter-faith conversations.

By Kathy Escobar / March 17, 2015 / 11 Comments

* This month’s Synchroblog is centered on what we appreciate about other religions. You can see the link list of other bloggers writing on this topic at the bottom of […]

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