survival of the fittest

By Kathy Escobar / September 4, 2009 / 21 Comments

well it was definitely an interesting week here at the carnival and i had no idea what a lovely little hornets nest would get stirred up.  or i guess i […]

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a little franti, a little jimmy carter, a little better day

By Kathy Escobar / July 21, 2009 / 5 Comments

well when all else fails, and you’re in a bad mood, you’re mad at life & church & people, you  feel poor & tired & confused,  well take a break […]

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why would i call a woman out of one oppressive relationship and into another?

By Kathy Escobar / July 10, 2009 / 21 Comments

i have been thinking a lot about the plight of the abused woman over the course of these past few months. i know so many women—in all shapes, sizes, religious […]

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creating containers for beauty, justice, community & healing

By Kathy Escobar / May 18, 2009 / 4 Comments

this past week was a really wild one. i know i say that a lot, but sometimes there are weeks that stick out above others as truly over-the-top.  this week […]

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"we are one" & more ramblings about justice

By Kathy Escobar / May 4, 2009 / 8 Comments

well we’re back from our crazy rome trip. we were only there a little over 24 hours because that is what jose’s layover was (for those of you who don’t […]

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red and yellow black and white, we are precious in his sight

By Kathy Escobar / April 2, 2009 / 8 Comments

i have really appreciated the comments and emails from last week’s post. it seemed like the quote that touched the most was “are you a Jesus fan or a Jesus […]

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we can't just stand by: international women's day 2009

By Kathy Escobar / March 7, 2009 / 26 Comments

most people around me know that one of the things i am most passionate about is equality for women–across the board, in the church, in our communities, in the world.  […]

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last view from the margins: brown in a white world

By Kathy Escobar / February 27, 2009 / 6 Comments

well, my friends, we have come to the end of february & this 8 post series on a view from the margins. i have really enjoyed everyone’s perspectives and all […]

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a view from the margins: the aftermath of emotional & physical abuse

By Kathy Escobar / February 23, 2009 / 10 Comments

i know the coolest women.  seriously.  strong, brave, courageous women who are rebuilding their lives after the ravages of emotional and physical abuse threatened to ruin them.  i am crazily […]

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what could be: justice pursued

By Kathy Escobar / December 22, 2008 / 17 Comments

“justice is what love looks like in public” – from call+response (a must-see movie about modern day human slavery) this is a picture of me in the third grade, 1976.  […]

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