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10 tangible ways we can work toward equality in the church.

By Kathy Escobar / May 16, 2014 / 18 Comments

my dear friend & ministry partner recently attended a local leaders gathering and messaged me with a text that essentially said this:  “not one woman speaker, presenter, pray-er, anything-at-all-er. see, […]

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"i just don't see how he could do that" & some thoughts on abuse

By Kathy Escobar / February 10, 2014 / 21 Comments

**warning: this post is about sexual abuse (and emotional, physical, and spiritual too) and so if you are extra sensitive to this topic, please know there could be possible triggers. […]

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10 field trips worth taking.

By Kathy Escobar / February 6, 2014 / 5 Comments

[dropcap]s[/dropcap]everal years ago i wrote a post for an online magazine called “a field trip everyone should take” centered on some of my experiences at social services agencies.  it’s just […]

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making another's pain in their heart our own.

By Kathy Escobar / February 4, 2014 / 11 Comments

[dropcap]W[/dropcap]e got back last night from our fun adventure, celebrating my third kid’s high school graduation a little early.  the passport debacle was redeemed and we had a great time (and […]

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please, let's get outraged about more important things

By Kathy Escobar / December 20, 2013 / 44 Comments

i will start this post by saying i have never once watched an episode of duck dynasty. i do not know what it even really is, except for seeing the […]

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justice is more than equality

By Kathy Escobar / October 22, 2013 / 14 Comments

*october’s syncroblogy–other bloggers writing on the same topic–is what is social justice, really? i’m way off on a blog groove these days, but this is a topic i really love. […]

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abusive pastors & the crazy $(&*@#%! they get away with

By Kathy Escobar / September 16, 2013 / 35 Comments

i know some really amazing pastors in this world–dedicated and humble men and women who love people so well and truly care about their congregations and groups. some have the […]

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educate, advocate, agitate.

By Kathy Escobar / September 5, 2013 / 22 Comments

in july i had the privilege of attending a banquet at the christians for biblical equality conference in pittsburgh. i couldn’t participate in the entire conference because of my kiddos, […]

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white privilege, male privilege, straight privilege, economic privilege

By Kathy Escobar / July 18, 2011 / 25 Comments

i will never know what it’s like to be a person of color.  i can only listen and learn from my friends & family who are. i will never know […]

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why sometimes i get sad

By Kathy Escobar / April 8, 2011 / 107 Comments

last month a mainline pastor from a small town outside of denver got in touch with me to see if i would be willing to come speak to their high […]

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