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survival of the fittest church

By Kathy Escobar / October 6, 2014 / 38 Comments

A few months ago I made a big plate of nachos for all of the kids. Within 10 minutes, they were devoured and I made a joke about how life […]

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we have a dream.

By Kathy Escobar / September 24, 2014 / 17 Comments

This month’s Synchroblog is centered on Race, Violence, and Why We Need to Talk About It. There’s a link list at the bottom of this post of some other bloggers […]

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all roads lead to power.

By Kathy Escobar / September 12, 2014 / 16 Comments

I don’t usually wake up thinking of the word “power”, but I do often wake up thinking about: My friends living on the fringe. Those who are trying to leave or […]

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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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rock boats, upset apple carts, ruffle feathers. it's worth it.

By Kathy Escobar / March 10, 2014 / 19 Comments

saturday was  international women’s day.  i wrote this post that morning but never got around to posting it so it’s going up today. i have written about it in the […]

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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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poverty & hidden rules & the best place to start

By Kathy Escobar / December 6, 2013 / 17 Comments

“but woe to you pharisees! for you tithe mint and rue and herbs of all kinds, and neglect justice and the love of God” – luke 11:42 last week a […]

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