different not divided.

By Kathy Escobar / January 12, 2016 / 7 Comments

One of the things I care the most about is creating spaces and places where people can have hard conversations about life and faith. It’s not the easiest task. And […]

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faith shifts: what about the kids?

By Kathy Escobar / November 17, 2014 / 11 Comments

One of the most tricky parts about shifting faith is wondering what it means for our kids. I wrote a post several years ago called kids & faith: what are […]

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listening in on some faith shift conversations.

By Kathy Escobar / November 4, 2014 / 9 Comments

Some of you may already know about The Work of the People and the interesting and beautiful material they have.  Interviews, visual liturgies, and all kinds of other awesomeness abound on […]

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copastoring part 2 – a video conversation

By Kathy Escobar / July 28, 2011 / 13 Comments

this is part 2 in a 5 part series i’m doing here on co-pastoring & shared leadership.  if you missed it, you can watch the first video conversation with my […]

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some thoughts on co-pastoring, part 1

By Kathy Escobar / July 25, 2011 / 6 Comments

when i first started this blog over 3 years ago i wrote a little post about shared leadership that still gets a lot of play–why i believe in co-pastoring.  it […]

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church refugees part 3 – "spiritual practices"

By Kathy Escobar / July 22, 2010 / 20 Comments

last one!  phyllis and i had fun sitting at my kitchen counter yacking away about a topic that unfortunately we know far too much about–church refugees.  good, amazing people who […]

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church refugees part 2: "life outside the bubble" – a video conversation

By Kathy Escobar / July 19, 2010 / 11 Comments

this is the second part of a 3-part-conversation i had with my friend phyllis mathis, who is a therapist-life-coach-church-refugee.  if you haven’t watched the first video, check it out here.  […]

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church refugees part 1 – a video conversation

By Kathy Escobar / July 12, 2010 / 12 Comments

thanks everyone for the comments on my last little rant.  it definitely stirred up a little trouble, and it’s so funny that it got linked to an ultra conservative site […]

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"going back because there's no where else to go" – a video conversation

By Kathy Escobar / May 24, 2010 / 14 Comments

one of the things i love most about the carnival is the wide range of people who read here.  some are living out their faith outside the walls of an […]

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taking things off the table to get to what's underneath–a video conversation

By Kathy Escobar / April 26, 2010 / 8 Comments

a few months ago i tried something different here at the carnival–a video conversation with my friend john, who after a lifetime of christian ministry shed the label “christian.”  it […]

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