there was an old lady who lived in a shoe…

By Kathy Escobar / April 5, 2008 / 4 Comments

there have been 9 kids at the escobar house the past 6 days!  we’ve been watching our friends 4 kiddos while they are in central america on a ministry networking trip.  […]

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today is a new day

By Kathy Escobar / April 2, 2008 / 9 Comments

today is a new day.  you can start fresh, wipe the slate clean and begin again.  that’s the first statement on this really lovely poster i have at my house that […]

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By Kathy Escobar / March 31, 2008 / 11 Comments

my friend-i-can-always-count-on-to-make-me-laugh-and-worry-about-me-too phyllis tagged me on this meme.  it is always a nice diversion from my constant church ramblings and i’ve been really blue so i thought it might be good to […]

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the new ways are way harder

By Kathy Escobar / March 28, 2008 / 13 Comments

i am a “get-it-done” kind of person.   a confessed striver, i really like to dream, build, create something from scratch, make things happen.    not all of this is for the […]

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the shack

By Kathy Escobar / March 26, 2008 / 10 Comments

lots of people have been reading the shack these days, especially those in blogland where word is on the street. what i am finding, though, is many people have never heard […]

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jenga faith

By Kathy Escobar / March 20, 2008 / 16 Comments

this has been on my mind for a while and i’ve been meaning to put it into words. it came up yesterday in not one, not two, but three conversations […]

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the tortoise and the hare

By Kathy Escobar / March 17, 2008 / 8 Comments

remember this aesop’s fable?  with five kids i have read my share over the years…the stories are really timeless and profound in more ways than one.   a few weeks ago the […]

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friday-saturday-sunday living

By Kathy Escobar / March 13, 2008 / 5 Comments

    for the past few weeks at the refuge we have been walking through the days of easter weekend.  we put ourselves in the cycle of these three days, […]

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faith & politics: my journey

By Kathy Escobar / March 10, 2008 / 8 Comments

imagine that?   for years, honestly, i acted like i was 100% sure that God was a republican (a great quote i was reminded of this week by anne lamott:   “we can be […]

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igniting the ember: emerging women finding their voice

By Kathy Escobar / March 6, 2008 / 11 Comments

“women have been taught that for us, the earth is flat, and that if we venture out, we will fall off the edge”  – author unknown i’ve discovered the world is […]

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