of logs and stones

By Kathy Escobar / May 17, 2012 / 34 Comments

“let any one of you who is without sin be the first to throw a stone at her.” john 8:7 “why do you look at the speck of sawdust in […]

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jenga faith

By Kathy Escobar / April 10, 2012 / 34 Comments

thank you all for your love & honesty about sunday’s post when easter is hard.  i am always reminded in these moments how many amazing people are out there feeling […]

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yep, i guess i'm a heretic

By Kathy Escobar / November 30, 2011 / 80 Comments

heretic [her-i-tik] 1. a professed believer who maintains religious opinions contrary to those accepted by his or her church or rejects doctrines prescribed by that church. 2. anyone who doesn’t […]

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insecure christians

By Kathy Escobar / November 30, 2011 / 4 Comments

this was a guest post i wrote for rachel held evans‘ blog last week (see, i do know how to use capital letters!).  i wanted to re-post it here so […]

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there's a difference between believing & "right belief"

By Kathy Escobar / September 20, 2011 / 27 Comments

one of the things i love the most about our little wild & crazy refuge community is we can hold the space for a lot of divergent views about the […]

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the great distraction

By Kathy Escobar / August 18, 2011 / 24 Comments

a few weeks ago i was in a conversation with a friend about the use of the Bible in our Christian faith.  i sometimes get criticized for not using the […]

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the golden rule

By Kathy Escobar / May 5, 2011 / 14 Comments

**this post is part of rachel held evans’ synchroblog this week on the rally to restore unity.  there’s some fun stuff over there this week! * * * * * […]

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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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meat lovers beware! our taste buds have been contaminated

By Kathy Escobar / July 30, 2010 / 12 Comments

i originally wrote this post for the refuge blog in october 2007.  when i was looking at a few old posts this week i stumbled across it and thought i’d […]

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wrestling with the word "christian" – a video conversation

By Kathy Escobar / February 8, 2010 / 99 Comments

well, i’m going to take a risk here and mix it up a bit.  sometimes i think just-words-week-after-week-after-week get boring so i’d like to try some different textures on the […]

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