more than the mess

By Kathy Escobar / February 3, 2008 / 9 Comments

  the picture on the left are cups are on my bathroom counter.  and no, they’re not for some science experiment i’m doing with my kids.  they’ve been there for over […]

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the beauty and pain of pot-making

By Kathy Escobar / January 27, 2008 / 9 Comments

and for all you naughties out there who only saw the title & not the picture,  i’m talking about pots that potters make out of clay!   yesterday i went to […]

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the flogging machine

By Kathy Escobar / January 24, 2008 / 15 Comments

a friend emailed me yesterday and told me she had been hanging out in the flogging machine.  in my earlier post i referred to it, but  i realized that my […]

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5.15.07 from the refuge blog…Downward Mobility

By Kathy Escobar / May 15, 2007 / 1 Comment

Well it’s official I am over the hill! 40 years old. I know those of you who have already hit this mark don’t have a lick of sympathy for me. […]

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5.4.07 from xgcw…don't go back to sleep!

By Kathy Escobar / May 4, 2007 / 0 Comments

i used to always say “ignorance is bliss”…i don’t believe it’s true, but i do sometimes wish my eyes hadn’t ever opened to the truth and reality of my life […]

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9.20.06 from the refuge blog… Is there a Doctor in the Church?

By Kathy Escobar / September 20, 2006 / 1 Comment

I am a broken person. I do things I don’t want to do, I struggle with things I think I should be “over” by now, I don’t love the people […]

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8.9.06 from the refuge blog…My Love-Hate Thing with Community

By Kathy Escobar / August 9, 2006 / 1 Comment

We’ve been spending the past few weeks talking about community at The Refuge. Everyone who knows me knows I love community. I love relationships. I love people connecting with God […]

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7.28.06 from the refuge blog…War Wounds

By Kathy Escobar / July 28, 2006 / 1 Comment

I have skin cancer. Don’t worry. It’s not serious, but I had to have this thing on my chest removed a few weeks ago. 8 stitches. It’s ugly and I’m […]

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