ah, beauty here and there and everywhere

By Kathy Escobar / April 17, 2009 / 13 Comments

well i am definitely in a bit of a blog lull.  it sounds like it’s contagious.  i definitely have a few things swirling around in my little head but no […]

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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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dying frustrated & other highlights from off the map live

By Kathy Escobar / October 20, 2008 / 41 Comments

the past few days at the off the map live’s born again church tour have been a whirlwind of great conversation & challenge & people & thoughts about church and […]

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"whatever you do, don't work for a church" & other lingering notable quotables

By Kathy Escobar / September 25, 2008 / 18 Comments

i was walking in the airport the other day lost in some weird travel trance when i remembered a random thing someone said to me years ago that i’ll never […]

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we can't solve problems with the same minds that created them

By Kathy Escobar / August 28, 2008 / 16 Comments

this week pretty much the topic of conversation here in denver is the democratic national convention.  it really has been a wild week in all kinds of ways. i tried […]

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"who does she think she is?"

By Kathy Escobar / August 22, 2008 / 17 Comments

heard that one before?  we start to step out, to put our toe in the water, to pursue a bit of our dreams, use our voice, our leadership, lean into […]

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lessons from egypt

By Kathy Escobar / August 9, 2008 / 34 Comments

well, i went back to egypt yesterday.  it was a wild experience and i thought i’d share it since it reminded me of just how much things can change in a given 2 1/2 […]

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equality is an action word

By Kathy Escobar / June 3, 2008 / 19 Comments

NOTE: this is part of glenn hager’s monthly synchroblog.  june’s topic is “community” and you can check out all of the links here.  erin started the lively conversation about finding a place […]

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be the change you want to see

By Kathy Escobar / May 10, 2008 / 4 Comments

yeah, so many of you have probably heard this phrase before.  ghandi said “you must be the change you want to see in the world.”   i wanted to toss it […]

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"auntie kathy, are you sure it's not wrong for you to be a pastor?"

By Kathy Escobar / April 26, 2008 / 61 Comments

well here’s a sincere email i received last week from my 14 year old niece.  i got permission from her to share it on this blog so don’t feel like i’m […]

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