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WTF, God?

By Kathy Escobar / March 25, 2017 / 6 Comments

One of my greatest joys is to journey alongside people in their honest relationship with God.  I have yet to encounter someone in spiritual direction who was saying things like […]

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broken heart syndrome.

By Kathy Escobar / March 13, 2017 / 17 Comments

I had a little scare last week with my heart. When I called my doctor’s office to tell them what was going on with me, a heaviness in my heart […]

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formation friday: breathe

By Kathy Escobar / February 10, 2017 / 0 Comments

I originally wrote this post for SheLoves Magazine’s December edition, but I thought I’d share it here today  with a few small modifications as so many I know are trying […]

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wallking wounded: hope for those hurt by church & ministry

By Kathy Escobar / February 3, 2017 / 9 Comments

It’s been a long while since we’ve hosted a Walking Wounded: Hope for Those Hurt by Church and Ministry, an online course that my dear friend and collaborator, Phyllis Mathis […]

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healers, bridge builders, table setters, storytellers, law changers, community cultivators.

By Kathy Escobar / January 23, 2017 / 3 Comments

It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to know that the United States of America feels like the Divided States of America. The sentiment is strong on all sides. Many defending […]

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formation friday: a christmas 2016 prayer

By Kathy Escobar / December 23, 2016 / 2 Comments

Tomorrow is Christmas Eve; my kids are all home, and the older they get the more I realize the treasure of that time. We had our last Christmas party on […]

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hope, my favorite word.

By Kathy Escobar / November 30, 2016 / 2 Comments

If you know me in real life, you know my favorite word is Hope. Refuge friends tease me about it all of the time, and for good reason. I love […]

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light, hope, dignity, justice, peace.

By Kathy Escobar / November 7, 2016 / 1 Comment

Love is the whole thing. We are only pieces. ~ Rumi Tomorrow’s Election Day in the USA. Whoa, it’s been a brutal year. The division. The vitriol. The fracturing. The […]

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election trauma.

By Kathy Escobar / October 19, 2016 / 2 Comments

“There are times when the heart, like the canary in the coal mine, breathes in the world’s toxicity and begins to die.” – Parker Palmer Over the weekend in the […]

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our codependent relationship with God

By Kathy Escobar / September 22, 2016 / 10 Comments

Since I entered into recovery a big chunk of years ago, I came face to face with the realities of my co-dependency. As an adult child of an alcoholic, a 2 […]

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